ADWAS (Abused Deaf Women's Advocacy Services)
24-Hour Hotline: 202-333-RAPE. Washington, D.C. rape crisis
center. Services include a 24 hour hotline, groups and individual
counseling services for rape and incest survivors and their
families and friends, a companion program to accompany survivors
to hospitals, courts and police proceedings, low-cost self-defense
classes, a growing library, training for professionals working
with survivors and a wide array of community education programs
including "Staying Safe" classes for children of
all ages within the D.C. public school system.
Domestic Violence and Incest Centre
Family Violence and Sexual Assault Institute
Links to other resources.
Generation Five is a non-profit organization that brings together
diverse community leaders working to end child sexual abuse
within five generations. Our programs provide leadership training
to community members, activists and agency professionals and
foster national strategy and information exchange on child
Justice For Children
A national nonprofit organization of citizens concerned about
children's rights and their protection from abuse.
Leadership Council on Child Abuse & Interpersonal Violence
Men Can Stop Rape
National Call to Action
National Center for Victims of Crime
National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information
This site has information on laws, statutes, and statistics
related to CSA
National Organization for Victim’s Assistance
National Organization for Women
National Organization on Male Survivor Victimization.
Provides information for male survivors, including articles
and reading lists.
National Sexual Violence Resource Center
The National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) is a
comprehensive collection and distribution center for information,
research and emerging policy on sexual violence intervention
Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN)
Search for your local rape crisis center.
National Sexual Assault Hotline, operated by RAINN, 24 hours
a day at:
The Safer Society Foundation
A national research, advocacy, and referral center on the
prevention and treatment of sexual abuse.
Safer Society Foundation Press
Hosted by Safer Society Foundation Press, a national, non-profit
program dedicated to the prevention and treatment of sexual
abuse. They provide publications for professionals, families,
victims and sexual abusers and general information related
to sexual abuse.
The Sidran Institute, a leader in traumatic stress education
and advocacy, is a nationally-focused nonprofit organization
devoted to helping people who have experienced traumatic life
Stop It Now!
Toll Free Helpline 1-888-PREVENT
This site is home for Stop It Now! a group that focuses on
ending sexual abuse through non-punitive (recuperative) accountability
for offenders. They have extensive resources, including an
excellent web link directory.
Survivor’s Healing Center
Services and support for survivors of child sexual abuse
Survivors of Incest Anonymous
United Nations: Women Watch
Until the violence stops. V-Day is a global movement to stop
violence against women and girls. V-Day is a catalyst that
promotes creative events to increase awareness, raise money
and revitalize the spirit of existing anti-violence organizations.
V-Day generates broader attention for the fight to stop violence
against women and girls, including rape, battery, incest,
female genital mutilation (FGM) and sexual slavery.
VOICES in Action (Victims of Incest Can Emerge Survivors):
An international organization that provides assistance to
victims of incest and child sexual abuse.
Women Empowered Against Violence