The Truth About Abuse

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 Physical/Sexual | Emotional | Spiritual | Abuse in General

Crisis Numbers, Resources, and Articles

 Find a shelter near you    https://www.domesticshelters.org

The National Domestic Violence Hotline – 1-800-799-7233 (SAFE)    www.ndvh.org

National Dating Abuse Helpline – 1-866-331-9474      www.loveisrespect.org

Americans Overseas Domestic Violence Crisis Center – International Toll-Free (24/7)
1-866-USWOMEN (879-6636)     www.866uswomen.org

National Child Abuse Hotline/Childhelp  – 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453
www.childhelp.org

National Sexual Assault Hotline  – 1-800-656-4673 (HOPE)     www.rainn.org

National Human Trafficking Resource Center/Polaris Project –  Call: 1-888-373-7888 Text: HELP to BeFree (233733)     www.polarisproject.org

Deaf Abused Women’s Network (DAWN) – Email: Hotline@deafdawn.org                      VP: 202-559-5366     www.deafdawn.org

Casa de Esperanza  – Linea de crisis 24-horas/24-hour crisis line  1-651-772-1611  www.casadeesperanza.org

National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights – 1-510-465-1984   www.nnirr.org

National Coalition for the Homeless – 1-202-737-6444    www.nationalhomeless.org

Asian and Pacific Islander Institute on Domestic Violence – 1-415-954-9988  www.apiidv.org

The Black Church and Domestic Violence Institute  – 1-770-909-0715    www.bcdvi.org

Northwest Network of Bisexual, Trans, Lesbian & Gay Survivors of Abuse –                          1-206-568-7777      www.nwnetwork.org

National Center for Elder Abuse – 1-855-500-3537     http://www.ncea.aoa.gov/

Physical/ Sexual Abuse

Men Can Stop Rape – 1-202-265-6530   www.mencanstoprape.org

Men Stopping Violence – 1-866-717-9317   www.menstoppingviolence.org

Beware Wolves in Sheep Clothing: Accepting Blatant Abuse in View of God’s Mercy

Emotional Abuse

Emotional Abuse in the Christian Marriage. Part One  

Part Two      Part Three       Part Four       Part Five

Is Watching Porn Emotional Abuse?

More On, “Is Watching Porn Emotional Abuse?”

Spiritual Abuse

A Cry for Justice: Awakening the Evangelical Church to Domestic Violence and Abuse In It’s Midst    https://cryingoutforjustice.com/

Spiritual Abuse May Be Happening In Your Church Or to You 

Abuse in General

American Bar Association Commission on Domestic Violence  1-202-662-1000 www.abanet.org/domviol

Understanding Why Victims Stay (National Coalition Against Domestic Violence)

What is True Love? Not This…

Abuse in “Safe” Places, Like Church

If It Hurts, Is It Love?     Part One      Part Two 

HOW TO END DOMESTIC ABUSE