Violence in  a Relationship is Never Justified


Related Links and Websites

The AmeriCorps Victim Assistance Program (AVAP) is a multi-agency collaboration to ensure direct services are available to victims of domestic and sexual violence and stalking in New Hampshire.

NH Resources:

NH Bureau of Child Protection

Granite State Children's Alliance
A statewide network of Child Advocacy Centers

NH Governor's Commission on the Humane Treatment of Animals  

New Hampshire Womens' Foundation
Resource:  - A Legal Handbook for Women in New Hampshire 
Designed to provide women of New Hampshire with information about state and federal laws related to: 

  • Education 
  • Employment 
  • Housing 
  • Sexual violence 
  • Family law 
  • Criminal law

New Hampshire Department of Justice

NH Funders:
The Coalition is fortunate for current and past funding support from the following organizations:

Endowment for Health
The Corporate Fund
The New Hampshire Bar Foundation
The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation
The New Hampshire Women's Foundation

National Organizations:

Domestic Violence:

Sexual Assault:

  • The National Sexual Violence Resource  - serves as the nation’s principle information and resource center regarding all aspects of sexual violence.
  • Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape (PCAR) is an organization working at the state and national levels to prevent sexual violence.
  • Rape and Incest National Network (RAINN) operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1.800.656.HOPE and the National Sexual Assault Online Hotline at, and publicizes the hotline's free, confidential services; educates the public about sexual assault; and leads national efforts to prevent sexual assault, improve services to victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice.
  • Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers ATSA is an international organization focused specifically on the prevention of sexual abuse through effective management of sex offenders.
  • National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence
  • Make the Connection provides extensive resources for Veterans suffering from effects of military sexual trauma. A Guide for Addicted Veterans from the American Addiction Center also includes information for veterans on trauma, sexual assault and addiction.
  • Public Health/Sexual Abuse provides links to opencourseware, research, and awareness organizations.
  • NO MORE The national campaign to galvanize awareness about sexual assault and domestic violence. Includes social media, PSAs and print toolkits for everyone to use. 
  • It's On Us: A national campaign to end sexual assault on college campuses and promote bystander intervention.


Teens and Kids

  • Darkness to Light - Mission: to diminish the incidence and impact of child sexual abuse, so that more children will grow up healthy and whole.
  • National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline is a national 24-hour resource that can be accessed by phone or the internet, specifically designed for teens and young adults. The Helpline and offer real-time one-on-one support from trained Peer Advocates.
  • Stop It Now prevents the sexual abuse of children by mobilizing adults, families and communities to take actions that protect children before they are harmed.
  • is attempting to raise awareness about digital dating abuse and stop it before it gets worse. Sponsored and co-created by the Family Violence Prevention Fund, the Office on Violence Against Women and the Ad Council, the site is designed to address new and complicated problems between teens who are dating or hooking up—problems like constant and controlling texting, pressuring for nude pictures, and breaking into someone's e-mail or social networking page.

Government Resources: 

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Domestic Violence

24-hour Hotline

Sexual Assault 24-hour Hotline

Find a Crisis Center

Call our hotlines anywhere in New Hampshire for support. Stalking victims should call the Domestic Violence Hotline. TTY available at 1-800-Relay-NH.