ADVOCACY

FOCUS BELIEVES THAT ADVOCACY IS THE CORNERSTONE TO PREVENTION AND RECOVERY. WE HAVE ATTEMPTED TO COVER AS MANY NEEDS AS POSSIBLE WITH THESE RESOURCES. GET THE HELP YOU NEED NOW!

IF THIS IS AN EMERGENCY PLEASE DIAL 911!

SUICIDE PREVENTION

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/                                                                           1-800-273-8255

 

DRUG REHABILITATION AND RECOVERY

https://www.drugrehab.com/guides/domestic-abuse/                                                 1-877-727-7260

 

GENERAL CRIME VICTIM ADVOCACY INFORMATION

https://www.ovc.gov/                                     Office of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime

 https://www.crimevictims.gov/                      Office of Justice Crime Victim Information

https://www.ovcttac.gov/                               Office for Victims of Crime Online Training        

http://www.trynova.org/                                 National Organization for Victim Assistance

https://www.cdc.gov/injury/index.html          Center for Disease Control- Prevention Information

 https://victimsofcrime.org/    

http://www.thearc.org/NCCJD/resources/by-audience/victim-advocates         Resources for people with developmental disabilities

 

SEXUAL AND DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RESOURCES AND INFORMATION

https://www.ispcan.org/                                  Int’l Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect     

https://ncadv.org/                                            National Coalition Against Domestic Violence

https://www.nsvrc.org/                                   National Sexual Violence Resource Center            

http://www.thehotline.org/                             National Domestic Violence Hotline

                                                                                                                                    1-800-799-7233

https://avp.org/ncavp/                                      Anti-Violence Advocacy for LGBTQ communities

                                                                                                                                    212-714-1141

https://www.rainn.org/                                    Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network

                                                                                                                                    1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

 

HUMAN TRAFFICKING RESOURCES AND INFORMATION

https://humantraffickinghotline.org/                                                                           1-888-373-7888

https://polarisproject.org/national-human-trafficking-hotline                                      1-888-373-7888