Recommended Websites

NYSCASA Staff Recommended Links:


Adult Survivors:

Adult Survivors of Child Abuse: www.ascasupport.org
Survivors Art Foundation: www.survivorsartfoundation.org
Survivors of Incest, Anonymous: www.siawso.org
Survivor Network for Those Abused by Priests: www.snapnetwork.org
Ritual Abuse, Ritual Crime and Healing: www.ra-info.org


Child Sexual Abuse:

Child Abuse Hotline: www.childhelpusa.org
Prevent Child Abuse NY: www.preventchildabuseny.org
Stop Educator Sexual Abuse, Misconduct, and Exploitation: www.sesamenet.org


Male Survivor Resources:

Jim Hopper, PHD: www.jimhopper.com
Male Survivor: Overcoming sexual victimization of boys and men: www.malesurvivor.org
1in6: www.1in6.org
Boys and Men Healing From Child Sex Abuse–a Big Voice Pictures Production


Government Organizations:

Department of Justice: www.usdoj.gov
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol & Drug Information: www.samhsa.gov
National Center for Victims of Crime, NCVC: www.ncvc.org
National Institute on Drug Abuse NIDA: www.drugabuse.gov
National Organization for Victim Assistance, NOVA: www.try-nova.org
Office of Victims of Crime: www.ovc.org
OVC SANE/SART Information: www.sane-sart.com/
NYS Crime Victims Board: www.ovs.ny.gov/
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: www.cdc.gov/


LGBT Resources:

In Our Own Voices: www.inourownvoices.org
International Foundation for Gender Education: www.ifge.org
The NYC Gay and Lesbian Anti-Violence Project: www.avp.org
Parents, Family and Friends of Lesbians and Gays: www.pflag.org
The Policy National Gay and Lesbian Task Force: www.thetaskforce.org
The National Latina/o Lesbian Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Human Rights Organization: http://www.unidoslgbt.com


Medical Resources:

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists: www.acog.org
AIDs info: http://www.aidsinfo.nih.gov
NYS Department of Health Emergency Contraception Information: www.health.state.ny.us/nysdoh/consumer/women/emergency_contr.htm
Protocol for the Acute Care of the Adult Patient Reporting Sexual Assault: www.health.state.ny.us/professionals/protocols_and_guidelines/sexual_assault


Mental Health/Trauma Resources:

Anti—Defamation League: www.adl.org
David Baldwin's Trauma Information Pages: www.trauma-pages.com
Wendy Maltz, M.S.W.'s educational site to promote healthy sexuality: www.healthysex.com
Mental Health Association in Ulster County: www.mhainulster.com
Mental Health Empowerment Project, INC: www.mhepinc.org
National Center for PTSD: www.ptsd.va.gov
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: www.samhsa.gov
Trauma Recovery and Empowerment Model (TREM) www.communityconnectionsdc.org
Trauma Related Substance Abuse: www.trauma-and-alcoholism.com
The National Study for Trauma-Informed Care: www.thenationalcouncil.org/topics/trauma-informed-care/
International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies: www.istss.org
International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation: www.isst-d.org
1in6: www.1in6.org
Gift From Within: www.giftfromwithin.org


Miscellaneous Resources:

National Sexual Violence Resource Center: www.nsvrc.org
Center for the Prevention of Sexual and Domestic Violence: www.faithtrustinstitute.org
Men Stopping Violence: www.menstoppingviolence.org
National Center on Elder Abuse: www.ncea.aoa.gov/
New York Immigration Coalition: www.thenyic.org
Security on Campus: www.securityoncampus.org
Tolerance.org: Project by Southern Poverty Law Center: www.tolerance.org
VAWNET, Understading Rape Shield Laws: http://www.vawnet.org/Assoc_Files_VAWnet/RapeShield.pdf
VAWNET, Violence Against Women Online Resource: www.vawnet.org
Women Make Movies: www.wmm.com


Native American Resources:

Mending the Sacred Hoop: Technical Assistance Project: www.msh-ta.org
Native American Rights Fund: www.narf.org
Native American Women’s Health Education Resource Center: www.nativeshop.org
Native American Office of Children and Family Services Native American Services http://ocfs.state.ny.us/main/nas/


Training Resources:

Sexual Assault Training and Investigations: www.mysati.com/
National Training Project: www.duluth-model.org
Girls’ Circle Association: Promoting Resiliency in Adolescent Girls.  A Facilitator’s Training: www.girlscircle.com/


People of Color Resources:

Institute on Domestic Violence in the African American Community: www.idvaac.org
NO! The Rape Documentary: www.notherapedocumentary.org


Prevention Resources

(Please be aware that many of the above sites also contain prevention information.)

Wendy Maltz, M.S.W.'s educational site to promote healthy sexuality: www.healthysex.com
Spectrum of Prevention: www.preventioninstitute.org
Beginning the Dialogue: www.cdc.gov/ncipc/dvp/SVPrevention.htm