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Abuse Survivor Resources – USA/Canada

USA

ASCA (Adult Survivors of Child Abuse) by the Morris Center

http://www.ascasupport.org/index.php

Support resources designed specifically for adult survivors of physical, sexual, and/or emotional child abuse or neglect. Support groups in the USA, Australia, South Africa and on the web. The Survivor to Thriver Manual is available here.
The Morris Center
P.O. Box 281535 
San Francisco, 94128

 

Celebrate Recovery

**Please be aware this site has religious triggers**

http://www.celebraterecovery.com/

Celebrate Recovery is a program designed to help those struggling with hurts, hang-ups and habits by showing them the loving power of Jesus Christ through the recovery process. Local groups can be found here – link

 

The Center for Sexual Assault Crisis Counseling and Education

https://thecenter-ct.org

The Center for Sexual Assault Crisis Counseling and Education provides free, 24-hour confidential help to men, women and children who have experienced sexual assault. Services include counseling, advocacy and prevention education. 
The Center
733 Summer Street, Suite 503
Stamford, Connecticut, 06901
Phone – (203) 348-9346
Email – info@thecenter-ct.org

 

Domestic Violence Survival Kit

http://domesticviolence.com/

1-800-799-7233 (SAFE)
1-800-621-4673 (HOPE) in NY
Information including getting advocacy support, legal process, safety planning.

 

Domestic Violence Prevention from SocialWorkDegree.net

https://www.socialworkdegree.net/domestic-violence-prevention/

List of over 100 organizations throughout the U.S. that offer counseling, advice, and even shelter to members of families where domestic violence has occurred. The sources listed include: advocates for better policies and social support systems, 24 hour hotlines and crisis counselors, and organizations that support and help domestic violence victims in their healing and recovery psychologically.

 

Inspiring Wellness Counseling & Holistic Health Center

www.inspire-wellness.org

The center offers individual, couple and family therapies to adults, teenagers and children with a handcrafted approach to fit specific needs.
231 Sierra Dr., Suite 4
Albuquerque, NM 87108
(Phone) 505-948-0344
(Email) curtisdaulton@gmail.com 

 

Office for Victims of Crime

https://www.ovc.gov/help/index.html

Justice based site with resources, information, and assistance links for crime victims (domestic abuse, child abuse, elder abuse, trafficking, rape and sexual assault).
(for general enquiries)
810 Seventh Street NW., Second Floor
Washington, DC 20531
(Phone) 202-307-5983

 

RAINN (Rape Abuse Incest National Network )

https://www.rainn.org

RAINN is the largest anti-sexual violence organization in the U.S. It created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline and also provides a live secure online chat for victims, friends and family. RAINN offers support and information about individual/group counseling, medical attention, reporting a crime, finding shelter and many other services.
800-656-4673 (HOPE) (24 hour hotline)
https://hotline.rainn.org/online/terms-of-service.jsp  (24 hour online live chat)
https://hotline.rainn.org/es/terms-of-service.jsp  (24 hour online live chat, Spanish)

 

Safe Horizon

https://www.safehorizon.org

Safe Horizon’s mission is to provide support, prevent violence and promote justice for victims of crime and abuse, their families and communities. Counseling, legal and court programs, safety planning and information are provided. 
1-800-621-4673 (24 hour hotline) 
For locations around NY – Link

 

The Sex Abuse Treatment Center

www.satchawaii.org

The Sex Abuse Treatment Center is a statewide program valued for its leadership and expertise in providing treatment services for survivors of sexual assault, preventing sexual violence and effecting change through public policy, awareness and education. They help adults, teenagers and children, both females and males.
Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women & Children
Harbor Court, 55 Merchant Street, 22nd Floor
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-524-7273 (24 hour hotline)

 

Sidran Institute

https://www.sidran.org

Sidran Institute helps people understand, manage and treat trauma and dissociation. They provide information, resources and articles on the website, and therapist listings through their help desk. In addition, they offer educational resources to professionals, students and the media.
PO Box 436
Brooklandville, MD 21022-0436
(Phone) 410-825-8888

 

Start Your Recovery

https://startyourrecovery.org/

“Our goal is to offer people a single source of relatable, reliable information at any stage of their recovery journey.” Information about addiction to different substances, how it affects individuals and various forms of treatment and therapies are available on this website. There’s also the option to search for local substance abuse and mental health resources.

 

Take Back The Night 

https://takebackthenight.org

This foundation serves to create safe communities and respectful relationships through awareness events and initiatives.

A contact form is available on the website – Link.

 

Women Organized Against Rape (WOAR)

https://www.woar.org

WOAR provides a 24 hour hotline, free individual and group counseling to children and adults who have experienced sexual abuse / sexual assault, and hospital and court accompaniment. They also offer training in schools, social service organizations and the community.
1716 JFK Boulevard, Suite 800
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-985-3333 (24 hour hotline)

 

 

USA/Canada

Find a Therapist (from Psychology Today)

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/therapists

A directory of therapists, psychiatrist, treatment centers and support groups in the US and Canada.

 

Survivors of Incest Anonymous (SIA)

http://siawso.org

Survivors of Incest Anonymous offers a self-help twelve-step recovery program for adult survivors of child sexual abuse. They define incest and child abuse broadly, and provide general information, including on how to start a new support group.
To find groups and meetings, search the SIA directory – Link.
SIA World Service Office
3945 Forbes Avenue, #448
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
(Phone) 1-877-742-9761
Email contact form – Link.

 

Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests – SNAP

www.snapnetwork.org

SNAP is a volunteer-run organization that provides support and knowledge to all victims of clergy abuse, and advocates help ensure that in future generations, children will be safe.
PO Box 56539
Saint Louis, MO 63156
(Phone) 314-776-9277
(Toll-Free Helpline) 1-800-762-7432
Email contact form – Link.
List of local SNAP chapters – Link.

 

 

Canada

Canadian Red Cross

http://www.redcross.ca/how-we-help/violence–bullying-and-abuse-prevention/educators/child-abuse-and-neglect-prevention

As well as providing emergency and disaster support, the Canadian Red Cross provide information on child abuse and neglect prevention.

 

Canadian Child Welfare Research Portal

http://cwrp.ca/

Canadian Child Welfare Research Portal provides access to research on Canadian child welfare programs and policies. You can search using the map or topic keywords.
For general enquiries, email info@cwrp.ca 

 

Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime

https://crcvc.ca

The Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime provides support, research and educations to survivors of serious crime. 
100-141 Catherine Street
Ottawa, ON
K2P 1C3
(Phone) 613-233-7614
(Toll-Free Phone) 1-877-232-2610
Email contact form – Link.