Get me out of here
A Non-Profit Organization for Child Abuse Survivors Learning to Thrive

Abuse Survivor Resources – USA & Canada

USA

Alcohol Help 

https://www.alcoholhelp.com/

Offers resources for alcohol treatment and recovery.

Tel: (844) 561-5951

 

Addiction Center – Addiction and Domestic Violence 

https://www.addictioncenter.com/addiction/domestic-violence/#

A referral service that provides information about addiction treatment practitioners and facilities, offering support for individuals dealing with substance abuse and domestic abuse.

Treatment Centers across the USA https://www.addictioncenter.com/rehabs/

Tel: (877) 649-8544 [free, confidential 24/7 helpline]

 

AddictionResource.net 

https://www.addictionresource.net/

Their mission is to break down the barriers and stigmas that surround substance abuse with free, accurate, and valuable information.  They  provide up-to-date, accurate, and evidence-based information related to addiction, substance abuse, mental health, and treatment.

Tel: (844) 619-3400 [free 24/7 helpline]

 

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.

Address: 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

 

Detox.com

https://www.detox.com 

Provides individuals and their families with information, support and treatment referrals that empower them to make life-saving choices regarding addiction treatment and care.

Tel: 1-800-483-2193

 

Domestic Violence Survival Kit

http://domesticviolence.com/

Information including getting advocacy support, legal process, safety planning.

Tel: 1-800-799-7233 (SAFE)
Tel: 1-800-621-4673 (HOPE) in NY

 

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.

 

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).

Address: 810 Seventh Street NW., Second Floor, Washington, DC 20531

Tel: 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.

Tel: 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)

 

The Rowan Center

https://therowancenter.org/

The Rowan Center provides free, 24-hour confidential help to men, women and children who have experienced sexual assault. Services include counseling, advocacy and prevention education. 

Address: The Center, 1111 Summer Street, Stamford, Connecticut, 06905

Tel: (203) 348-9346
Email –info@therowancenter.org

 

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. 

Tel: 1-800-621-4673 (24 hour hotline) 
For locations around NY – Link

 

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.

Address: PO Box 436, Brooklandville, MD 21022-0436

Tel: 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.

 

Stop Mind Control and Ritual Abuse Today (S.M.A.R.T.)

http://ritualabuse.us

The purpose of S.M.A.R.T. is to help stop ritual abuse and child abuse and to help those who have been ritually abused.  We work toward this goal by disseminating information on the connections between secretive organizations, ritual abuse, and mind control, by encouraging healing from the damage done by child abuse, ritual abuse and mind control, and by encouraging survivors to network. 

Address: PO Box 1295, Easthampton, MA 01027

Email: smartnews@aol.com

 

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.

Address: 1716 JFK Boulevard, Suite 800, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Tel: 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.

Address: SIA World Service Office, 3945 Forbes Avenue, #448, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Tel: 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.

Address: PO Box 56539, Saint Louis, MO 63156

Tel: 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.

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. 

Address: 100-141 Catherine Street, Ottawa, ON, K2P 1C3

Tel: 613-233-7614
(Toll-Free Phone): 1-877-232-2610
Email contact form: Link.

 

Survivors of Abuse Recovering

survivorsofabuserecovering.ca

A community-based peer counselling service for adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse in West Hants, Kings & Annapolis Counties (Nova Scotia, Canada)

Office Address: 32 Cornwallis St, 2nd Floor, Kentville, NS B4N 2E1

Mailing address: P.O. Box 105 Kentville, B4N 3B9

Tel: 1-877-679-SOAR (7627)

e‑mail: info@survivorsofabuserecovering.ca