The National Center for Victims of Crime is a resource and advocacy
organization for crime victims. The Center provides direct services and
resources, advocates for laws and policies to secure the rights of crime
victims, delivers training and support to victim service organizations,
counselors, attorneys, criminal justice agencies, and other professionals to
help victims regain control of their lives.
NCADV's work includes coalition building at the local, state, regional and national levels; support for the provision of community-based, nonviolent alternatives (such as safe home and shelter programs) for battered women and their children; public education and technical assistance; policy development and innovative legislation; focus on the leadership of NCADV's caucuses developed to represent the concerns of organizationally under represented groups; and efforts to eradicate social conditions that contribute to violence against women and children.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
firstname.lastname@example.org (email is not confidential or secure)
The National Domestic Violence Hotline offers crisis
intervention, information about domestic violence, and referrals to local
service providers for victims of domestic violence (men, women, and teens) 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.