DV Information

About Domestic Violence: basic facts and FAQs from the National Network to End Domestic Violence

Battered Women's Justice Project: works to improve the civil and criminal justice system’s response to intimate partner violence (IPV), as well as addressing the parallel responses of the military services to IPV among their ranks

Break The Cycle: education, training, legal services, and advocacy for dating violence

Centers for Disease Control (CDC): research and programs work to understand the problem of intimate partner violence and prevent it before it begins

Futures without Violence: provides groundbreaking programs, policies, and campaigns that empower individuals and organizations working to end violence against women and children around the world

National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health: training, support, and consultation for advocates, mental health and substance abuse providers, legal professionals, and policymakers to improve agency and systems-level survivor-defined responses 

National Domestic Violence Fatality Review Initiative: provides technical assistance for reviewing domestic violence related deaths

National Domestic Violence Organizations: comprehensive collection of links to national organizations serving specialized populations of survivors 

National Link Coalition: a national directory of investigation agencies for reporting suspected domestic violence, child abuse or animal abuse or neglect

National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV): offers a host of resources dedicated to creating a social, political, and economic environment in which violence against women no longer exists

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence:  a comprehensive source of information for those wanting to educate themselves and help others on the many issues related to domestic violence

Stalking Resource Center: provides training, technical assistance, awareness, and advocacy to enhance community response to stalking

U.S. DOJ Office on Violence Against Women (OVW): provides federal leadership in developing the national capacity to reduce violence against women and administer justice for and strengthen services to victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking

WomensLaw.org: a state-by-state domestic violence resource site, including legal resources for victims and their supporters