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For support following a victimization, contact law enforcement. For additional information on rights and services afforded to victims of stalking, visit the following websites:
National Center for Victims of Crime (NCVC)
1-800-FYI-CALL (crisis hotline; victim information and referral only)
NCVC offers advocacy, victim services, referrals, and a virtual library. Its website provides articles, definitions on victim issues, and other resources.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
Staff provide callers with crisis intervention, information about domestic violence, and referrals to local programs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Telephone assistance is available in many languages, including Spanish.
Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), US Department of Justice
The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) has handled the Department’s legal and policy issues regarding violence against women, coordinated Departmental efforts, provided national and international leadership, received international visitors interested in learning about the federal government’s role in addressing violence against women, and responded to requests for information regarding violence against women.
This online help organization is run by trained law enforcement officers and civilian volunteers. The website features information on cybercrime, safety, security, discussion forums, and content customized for kids and teens. Wired Patrol is part of WiredSafety, which offers Internet safety and training classes to parents, teens, and law enforcement.
Working to Halt Online Abuse
WHOA is a volunteer organization founded in 1997 to fight online harassment through education of the general public, education of law enforcement personnel, and empowerment of victims.
We provide access (links) to some external websites for your convenience. The EAP is not responsible for the availability, accuracy, or content of those outside resources or sites, nor does it endorse them. This site is not an attempt to provide any counseling or other type of intervention.
HOTLINES ARE FREE AND CONFIDENTIAL, AVAILABLE 24 HOURS/7 DAYS, TRANSLATORS AVAILABLE
Domestic Violence Hotline, 877-785-2020
Boston Area Rape Crisis Center, 800-841-8371
National Domestic Violence Hotline, 800-799-7233
IF YOU ARE IN IMMEDIATE DANGER:
Call the Police at 911
For more information or to discuss domestic abuse concerns you may call the Partners Employee Assistance Program at 1-866-724-4EAP.
Safelink: a 24 hour Hotline for Information and Referral Call 1-877-785-2020.
If you need Immediate Assistance, dial the police at 911.
This content was last modified on: 10/28/2016