There are so many resources today to help you and your children!
You can get out – get beyond the abuse and the violence – for your sake,
and if there are children involved, for the sake of the children.
FORMS OF ABUSE : Physical,
Mental, Emotional, Sexual, Financial, Verbal and abuse to the elderly
Domestic Violence Network - (Training for Facilitators,
Counselors, and Advocates)
About Domestic Violence
Lundy Bancroft- Author -
www.lundybancroft.com - very
informative website. His Book - "Why Does He Do
That?" is a must read for every victim/survivor!
S.T.A.C.I.E. Foundation -
A Mother's Testimony of "Tragedy to Triumph & Forgiveness.
ACADV: Children and the Effects of
Children of Domestic Violence Statistics
Civic Research Institute
- For updated information on the current legislature regarding
Description of and Dealing with Domestic
Violence and Abuse
Domestic Violence FAQs
Ingham.org - This is an
excellent website for description of abuse.
- Resources for abuse and recovery
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Office for Victims of Crime
– Help for Victims, many topics
- (Very informative)
Preferred Arrest Policy
very informative victim assistance website. This website deals with many
issues of violence and abuse, even children and the elderly, plus much
Victim Assistance Home Page
Violence Against Women Office
- Very informative site
WHY SHE STAYS
- (Quote: ‘This is the number one question most people want to
understand. The question, however, should be “Why does he batter?” The
question, “Why does she stay”, places the blame on the victim. The
reality is that the majority of battered women make heroic efforts at
leaving, but because of the following reasons, most are unsuccessful.’)
Your Bill of Rights