The list below is not comprehensive, but provides links to known available help. For local help, internet search your state, province or county. These organisations should not ask for money in return for help. If any do, search again for charities and organisations that offer the help for free.
You might also want to check out our other Abuse Resource page
National Domestic Violence Hotline USA
Hidden Hurt – Domestic Abuse Information For Residents of the UNITED KINGDOM
Hotpeachpages.org Hotline numbers AROUND THE WORLD
Also includes abuse information in 40 languages
Womens Refuges NEW ZEALAND
RAINN – Rape Abuse and Incest National Network, USA
CALCASA California Coalition Against Sexual Assalt, USA
Famvi.com This site is devoted to helping end all forms of family violence and to providing information about services that are available to families that are in need of assistance
http://abuse101.com Sign the wall of the abused, resources, divorce
information and more… USA
Safety Zone Provides resources and information.
Also addition resources in New York State. USA
Safe At Home program.
This is a no-cost mail forwarding service designed to help
victims of domestic violence and stalking keep their new
addresses confidential (USA -California).
Korean American Family Services Center NY, USA 24 hour hot-line 212-465-0664
Social Security Administration domestic violence page
offers new social security numbers to victims of domestic abuse,
Social Security main page www.ssa.gov USA
(Tel 1-800-772-1213, TTY 1-800-325-0778)
Department of Work and Pensions (Social Security) UNITED KINGDOM
INS web page USA
Information for immigrants
National Immigration Project 617-227-9727 USA
www.immi.gov.au Immigration AUSTRALIA
British Immigration and Nationality Immigration UK
www.womenslaw.org The mission of Women’s Law Initiative is to provide easy-to-understand legal information to women living with or escaping domestic violence.
http://www.rightsforchildren.org Help for mothers and their children. This site gives excellent resources and information if you wish to protect your children from your abuser.
State Statutes Online for the US and CANADA
Violet: Law and abused women Information in Alberta and CANADA
Divorce Guide UK For residents of the UNITED KINGDOM
Family Law Adviser – Custody Evaluations Great info if you a looking at a custody battle. USA
Custodysource.com Child custody and divorce information State by State. USA
Victims rights in New Zealand NEW ZEALAND
Divorcenet – Family Law Good information, but this is run by lawyers…USA
Legal Services Corporation
is a private, non-profit corporation established by Congress in 1974
to assure equal access to justice under the law for all Americans. USA
American Bar Associationâ€™s Consumerâ€™s Guide to Legal help on the Internethttp://www.abanet.org/legalservices/public.html USA
FindLaw, Inc. (http://www.findlaw.com)
offers a wealth of legal resources and information. USA