In addition to providing comprehensive technical assistance and training NRCDV develops special collections, fact sheets, applied research papers and training resources, and supports several special projects designed to explore issues more deeply or develop more comprehensive assistance to a particular constituent group.These special projects include the Domestic Violence Awareness Project, VAWnet – the National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women (funded by CDC), Building Comprehensive Solutions to Domestic Violence, and the DV Evidence Project and related research initiatives.We often get callers who aren’t sure what services are available to them. We can connect them to resources in their local area to help them in their time of need.The Hotline is a national service available to anyone.
(NIWRC) is a Native nonprofit organization created to serve as the National Indian Resource Center (NIRC) Addressing Domestic Violence and Safety for Indian Women.
Our advocates can talk through specific situations, provide feedback and connect callers to vital resources.
Our goal is to help survivors and their family members and friends understand the dynamics of power and control in abusive and unhealthy relationships.
Domestic violence (also named domestic abuse, battering, or family violence) is a pattern of behavior which involves violence or other abuse by one person against another in a domestic setting, such as in marriage or cohabitation.
Intimate partner violence is violence by a spouse or partner in an intimate relationship against the other spouse or partner.