Physical Abuse (cont.)
Other Places To Get Help
|Family Violence Prevention Fund|
|383 Rhode Island Street|
|San Francisco, CA 94103-5133|
|Phone: ||(415) 252-8900|
|Fax: ||(415) 252-8991|
|Web Address: ||www.endabuse.org|
The Family Violence Prevention Fund (FVPF) works to prevent violence within the home and in the community. The organization promotes leadership within communities to transform the way health professionals, police, judges, employers, and others deal with violence. FVPF has programs specifically related to children, health, immigrant women, teens, the workplace, and other communities that are affected by violence.
|National Domestic Violence Hotline|
|Phone: ||1-800-799-SAFE (1-800-799-7233)|
|Email: ||firstname.lastname@example.org (email is not confidential or secure)|
|Web Address: ||www.ndvh.org|
The National Domestic Violence Hotline offers crisis intervention, information about domestic violence, and referrals to local service providers for victims of domestic violence (men and women) and those calling on their behalf. The hotline is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, in English, Spanish, and other languages. The hotline connects callers to more than 4,000 shelters and service providers in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
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