Resources

 

Resources

Following is a list of some of the primary resources to help you and your community effectively address partner violence. Resources are also available in the green folders at the bottom of the OutrageUs home page. It is not a comprehensive list, as there are numerous local, state, national and international organizations that offer information, tools and resources on partner violence. Many professional organizations offer discipline specific materials and resources, so make sure to search the internet for other sites if you do not find what you need here.

 

National Helplines

National Domestic Violence Hotline 

800-799-SAFE (7233); 800-787-3224 (TTY)  Hotline advocates are available 24/7 for victims and anyone calling on their behalf to provide crisis intervention, safety planning, information and referrals to agencies in all 50 states and U.S territories. Assistance is available in English and Spanish with access to more than 170 languages through interpreter services.

National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline 856-321-9474; 866-331-8453 (TTY) 
 Information on dating abuse available at the website, including online messaging. Peer advocates available 24/7.

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) 
800-656-HOPE (4673) 
A free national confidential service for crisis intervention and referral. Live support is available 24/7 via online chat and through at the National Sexual Assault Online Hotline.

Victim Connect Resource Center 855-4-VICTIM (855-484-2846) The National Center for Victims of Crime offers information, resources, and hotline and online assistance for victims of crimes including crimes related to domestic violence, stalking, sexual assault, human trafficking, and elder abuse.

 

National Resources

National Stalking Resource Center 202-467-8700
 The nation’s leading resource for information on stalking. Publications, safety plans, documentation logs, awareness materials, resources, tools, technical assistance and training are available.

National Network to End Domestic Violence 
Fosters cross-sector collaborations at the state, national and international level. Publications and resources available on issues related to domestic violence including: housing, economic justice and internet and computer safety.

National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges 
Provides training, technical assistance, and policy development on issues of family violence. Publications on domestic violence, supervised visitation, child abuse, and child custody and visitation are available.

Futures Without Violence

Battered Women’s Justice Project National resources center on civil criminal justice responses to intimate partner violence.

Aequitas Prosecutors’ resource on violence against women.

International Association of Chiefs of Police

American Medical Association 
(Search Domestic Violence)

Women’s Law: State Statutes Information on laws and regulations related to partner and sexual violence and stalking.

Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence 
Information and resources related to workplace violence.

American Probation and Parole

Peace At Work
  Information and resources related to workplace violence.

 

Tools

 Stalking and Harassment Assessment and Risk Profile (SHARP) A research-based online tool to help assess the “big picture” of a stalking situation, to educate about risks and offer safety suggestions. Created by TK Logan, Ph.D. Robert Walker, M.S.W., L.C.S.W., and Jeb Messer, B.A. (9/11/13).

Tracking the Stalker (PDF) with sample log

Stalking Safety Planning Tool

Stalking: Connecting the Dots (For Advocates)   

Stalking: Connecting the Dots (For Judges)

Stalking: Connecting the Dots (For Law Enforcement)

Stalking: Connecting the Dots (For Victims)

Partner Abuse: Looking Beyond Physical Assault to Coercive Control (For Health Care Providers)

 

Resources for Digital and Online Safety

Technology Safety from National Network to End Domestic Violence  Comprehensive resources and information on the use of technology for agencies and survivors of stalking, trafficking, domestic and sexual violence. Includes toolkits and an App Safety Center.

Crash Override Network A crisis helpline, advocacy group and resource center for people who are experiencing online abuse.

 

Other Resources

 www.stalkingprotectionorder.org  A resource for people who are being stalked by non-intimate partners; Washington state and national resources listed.

www.stalkingmuststop.org  Training resource created by Debbie Riddle, surviving sister of stalking victim Peggy Klinke.

www.stalkingvictims.com  Created by the author of Surviving a Stalker, Linden Gross.

www.affordablecollegesonline.org/campus-safety-guide  Campus safety guide.

www.towardsthesun.org  Artist organization founded to educate people about sexual assault, domestic violence and dating abuse.

www.moneygeek.com/financial-planning/resources/financial-help-women-abusive-relationships Financial Help for Women in Abusive Relationships

www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/cyberbullying-awareness/ How to Combat Cyberbullying

Research and Reports: Links

Research on Partner Stalking: Putting the Pieces Together

National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (2011)

The Kentucky Civil Protective Order Study (2009)

Perspectives on Civil Protective Orders in Domestic Violence Cases: The Rural and Urban Divide

Vermont Workplace Violence Study (2011)

 

Presentations

Civil Protective Orders: Justice or Just A Piece of Paper (Dr. TK Logan)

Civil Protective Order Enforcement (Dr. TK Logan)

 

Articles

What Police Need to Know About Stalking

 

 

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