Domestic Violence

National Domestic Violence Hotline

The National Domestic Violence Hotline offers crisis intervention, safety planning, information and referrals to agencies in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Call 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or TTY 1-800-787-3224.

Review Date: Tuesday, January 29, 2013

National Domestic Violence Hotline

Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and Hard of Hearing Services - National Domestic Violence Hotline

A deaf, deaf-blind or hard of hearing woman trying to leave an abusive relationship faces unique barriers. The toll-free TTY number, 1-800-787-3224, can help by linking such individuals to related programs and services for assistance.

Review Date: Thursday, October 30, 2014

National Domestic Violence Hotline

Domestic Violence Coalitions of States and Territories

A current online listing of domestic violence offices by state. Includes mailing address and phone numbers.

Review Date: Monday, December 01, 2014

U.S. Department of Justice

Domestic Violence: Warning Signs and Red Flags

Learn about emotionally, physically, and sexually abusive relationships. Call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) for help.

Review Date: Monday, July 14, 2014

National Domestic Violence Hotline

Immigrant Women and Domestic Violence- (PDF)

This article describes some of the ways in which immigrant women are abused by their partners through emotional, economic and sexual means.

Review Date: Thursday, December 18, 2014

Futures Without Violence

My Personal Safety Plan- (PDF)

This plan provides victims of domestic violence with steps to increase their safety and prepare to protect themselves in case of further abuse.

Review Date: Monday, April 06, 2015

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Understanding Intimate Partner Violence- (PDF)

Intimate partner violence (IPV) occurs between two people in a close relationship. Learn who is at risk and how to prevent domestic partner violence.

Review Date: Thursday, March 03, 2016

National Center for Injury Prevention and Control - NCIPC
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Violence Against Women: How to Help a Friend Who is Being Abused

Here are some ways to help a friend who is being abused.

Review Date: Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Office on Women's Health

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