Resources

Childhelp

Childhelp® is a leading national non-profit organization dedicated to helping victims of child abuse and neglect. Childhelp's approach focuses on prevention, intervention and treatment. The Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline, 1-800-4-A-CHILD®, operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

 www.childhelp.org 

Break the Cycle

Break the Cycle is still the only agency to provide comprehensive dating abuse prevention programs exclusively to young people. We believe everyone has the right to a safe and healthy relationship and work every day to make that right into a reality.

www.breakthecycle.org

Prevent Child Abuse America

Prevent Child Abuse America (PCA America) has led the way in building awareness, providing education and inspiring hope to everyone involved in the effort to prevent the abuse and neglect of our nation's children. Working with our chapters, we provide leadership to promote and implement prevention efforts at both the national and local levels. With the help of our state chapters and concerned individuals like you we're valuing children, strengthening families and engaging communities nationwide.

www.preventchildabuse.org 

Joyful Heart Foundation

The Joyful Heart foundation works to foster a community that turns toward the issues of sexual assault, domestic violence and child abuse.  Such a community, empowered with knowledge and compassion, can support survivors of this violence and engage in an open dialogue about how to collaboratively end the cycle of violence and abuse.

www.joyfulheartfoundation.org 

No More

NO MORE is a groundbreaking symbol designed to galvanize change and radically increase the awareness of domestic violence and sexual assault in our communities.Let’s end the shame and stigma.

www.nomore.org 

RAINN

RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline (800.656.HOPE and online.rainn.org) in partnership with more than 1,100 local rape crisis centers across the country and operates the DoD Safe Helpline for the Department of Defense. RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice. 

www.rainn.org 

Resources

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV)

The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) is the voice of victims and survivors.  We are the catalyst for changing society to have zero tolerance for domestic violence.  We do this by affecting public policy, increasing understanding of the impact of domestic violence, and providing programs and education that drive that change. 

www.ncadv.org/

Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence (GCADV)

GCADV’s mission is COLLABORATE. ADVOCATE. EDUCATE. EMPOWER.

The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence (GCADV) envisions a Georgia free of domestic violence.  We empower survivors and the programs that serve them, we educate the public, and we advocate for responsive public policy.  Our strength is in numbers, as we collaborate throughout Georgia to stop domestic violence.

www.gcadv.org

Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault

The Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault is a non-profit coalition of sexual assault centers and others interested in creating a safer Georgia. Rape is the most under-reported crime... and the fastest growing crime against women. The FBI reports in 2003 that an average of 23 people are raped each hour.

www.gnesa.org

Promise Place

Promise Place exists to prevent domestic violence through awareness programs, educational training and providing safe environments for the victims and their families, utilizing legal advocacy, emergency shelters and transitional housing. Promise Place serves four Georgia counties - Fayette, Spalding, Pike and Upson.

www.promiseplace.org

DrugRehab.com

DrugRehab.com is a web resource provided and funded by Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS). ARS is an integrated behavioral health care management organization dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. We provide well-researched, fact-based resources.

www.drugrehab.com

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1-800-273-TALK (8255))  provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, across the United States. The Lifeline is comprised of a national network of over 160 local crisis centers, combining custom local care and resources with national standards and best practices. 

www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

News Articles and Statistics

National Domestic Violence Statistics and Printable Fact Sheets