Below are links to helpful information for victims and survivors of crime, especially domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence and stalking. You are not alone, wherever you are help is available.
V.I. Department of Human Services – the Office of Intake and Emergency Services maintains a strong commitment to providing services for those in need of emergency/immediate assistance, including child abuse victims and survivors.
V.I. Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Council – DVSAC coordinates education, prevention and response efforts in order to reduce the incidence of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking and dating violence in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Break the Cycle – empowering youth to end domestic violence
Futures Without Violence – developing innovative ways to end violence against women, children and families at home and around the world for over 30 years.
Liberty Place – supporting human rights by creating a safe space to promote diversity and foster positive self-identity; providing information and referrals for LGBTQI youth and their allies, including HIV testing, counseling and other services.
loveisrespect.org – provides support, information and advocacy for young people who have questions or concerns about dating relationships. Loveisrespect’s mission is to engage, educate and empower young people to prevent and end abusive relationships. National Teen Dating Abuse hotline: 1-866-331-9474, chatline available. Se habla espanol.
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence – building partnerships against domestic violence at national, state regional and local levels to provide support for community based nonviolent alternatives.
National Domestic Violence Hotline – free, 24-hour confidential advocacy, assistance and referrals. Toll-free number, 1-800-799-7233 and chatline available.
National Network to End Domestic Violence – dedicated to creating a social, political and economic where violence against women no longer exists.
National Sexual Violence Resource Center – provides resources, information and leadership in preventing and responding to sexual violence.
NO MORE – a new unifying symbol and movement designed to galvanize greater awareness and action to end domestic violence and sexual assault.
Student Safety Guide – onlinecolleges.net’s free student guide of campus safety information.
Parents for Megan’s Law – up-to-date information regarding sex offender registration, notification laws and links to sex offender registries nationwide.
Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network – the nation’s largest anti-sexual assault organization.
Shine Your Light for Take Back The Night Foundation – a charitable foundation dedicated to creating safe communities and respectful relationships through awareness events and initiatives.
The Pixel Project – virtual, volunteer-led global organization dedicated to raising awareness, funds and volunteer power to end violence against women using social media, online strategies and new technologies.
Virtual Knowledge Centre to End Violence Against Women and Girls – is an online resource hosted by UN Women, designed to serve the needs of policymakers, program implementers and other practitioners dedicated to addressing violence against women and girls.