Domestic Violence Resources
A number of different government agencies and nongovernmental organizations provide assistance for the victims of domestic violence. FindLaw's Domestic Violence Resources section contains contact information and links to domestic violence organizations; links to relevant federal laws, the DOJ's Violence Against Women and Family Violence Program and the National Domestic Violence Hotline; and more resources related to domestic violence.
- Where to Turn for Help
A guide to getting help in cases of domestic violence. Learn about the organizations and hotlines victims of domestic violence can to turn to for help and how to get in touch with them.
- Domestic Violence Organizations
A list of organizations working to stop domestic violence. In this section, you’ll find contact information for a number of domestic violence organizations, including the Family Violence Prevention Fund and the National Domestic Violence Hotline.
- Information by State
A collection of links to domestic violence organizations and resources, organized by state. Learn about your state’s domestic violence laws, victim outreach programs, and the process involved in obtaining a protective orders.
- Domestic Violence Resources
In this section, you’ll find links to a number of organizations working to stop domestic violence and aid victims, including the U.S. Justice Department’s Family Violence Program, the National Domestic Violence Hotline, and more.
- State Forms
In order to obtain a protective order, you’ll need to fill out the appropriate forms and file them in state court. In this section, you’ll find links to each state’s domestic violence court forms.
- Domestic Violence FAQ
Answers to frequently asked questions about domestic violence. Learn about what constitutes domestic violence, legal remedies to abuse, child neglect law, and where to turn if you’ve been the victim of domestic violence.