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Legal Advocates for Abused Women – Resources


This is our table of contents for getting help. Please select a link below.
What is abuse? | The cycle of violence | How to obtain an Order of Protection (OP)
Useful phone numbers | Courthouse information for the 8 counties LAAW serves

Other Resources

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV)
The Silent Witness Initiative
American Bar Association Commission on Domestic Violence
Faith Trust Institute (formerly known as the Center for the Prevention of Sexual and Domestic Violence)
Family Violence Prevention Fund
National Center for Victims of Crime
Bureau of Justice Statistics: Crime and Victims Statistics
Domestic Violence Articles
Missouri Coalition Against Domestic Violence (MCADV)
The Women’s Safe House
Women’s Support and Community Services
Woman’s Place Online
Saint Martha’s Hall
Redevelopment Opportunities for Women, Inc.
YWCA-St. Louis Regional Sexual Assault Center

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National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE

Local Resources

To get help and information about sexual assault call the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-HOPE or visit www.rainn.org

To find the domestic violence program nearest you, call the National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233).

If in immediate danger call 911