Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault Websites
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Access to information on self-protection, programs, legal updates, and news regarding domestic violence.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
The National Domestic Violence Hotline (NDVH) serves as the only center in the nation that provides information regarding 5000 local and nationwide shelters and server providers available for victims, friends and family who often call for life saving help. The Hotline operates 24 hours a day in over 150 languages with a TTY line available for the deaf.
"Managing Your Distress in the Aftermath of Shooting"
The American Psychological Association's article "Managing Your Distress in the Aftermath of Shooting"
Peace Over Violence
Peace Over Violence, formerly known as LACAAW is a community-based sexual assault, domestic violence, youth violence, and child abuse prevention center. Services include counseling and crisis intervention, deaf and disabled services, Latina services, gay and lesbian services, and self-defense instruction.
Santa Monica Rape Treatment Center
Offers support for victims and offers a safe, anonymous way to learn how to get help after a sexual assault. Provides information and resources to educate the public about rape and sexual assault. Includes a special section for college students and teens