Fairfax County Domestic Violence Community

Information for Domestic Violence Professionals and Volunteers in Fairfax County, Virginia

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Helpful Websites

Child Witness to Violence

Promising Futures: Best Practices for Serving Children, Youth, and Parents Experiencing Domestic Violence - http://promising.futureswithoutviolence.org/

Safe Start Center: http://www.safestartcenter.org/

VAWnet.org Special Collection on Enhanced Services to Children and Youth - http://www.vawnet.org/special-collections/ChildrenExposed.php#200

 

Dating Violence

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Teen Dating Violence - http://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/intimatepartnerviolence/teen_dating_violence.html

Love is Respect - http://www.loveisrespect.org/

Break the Cycle - http://www.breakthecycle.org/

 

Domestic Violence

Community Solutions to Sexual and Domestic Violence: Virginia - http://www.communitysolutionsva.org/

VAWnet.org Collection on Domestic Violence - http://www.vawnet.org/domestic-violence/

National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health: http://www.nationalcenterdvtraumamh.org/publications-products/

Domestic Violence Evidence Project - http://www.dvevidenceproject.org/

Trauma-informed Domestic Violence Services - http://www.vawnet.org/special-collections/DVTraumaInformed-Overview

National Institute of Justice’s Violence against Women and Family Violence Program - http://www.nij.gov/topics/crime/violence-against-women/pages/welcome.aspx

 

Offender Services

Virginia Batterer Intervention Program Certification Board - http://www.vabipboard.org/

Compassion Power (Stosny’s website): http://compassionpower.com/

 

Sexual Violence

VAWnet.org Collection on Sexual Violence - http://www.vawnet.org/sexual-violence/

National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) - http://www.nsvrc.org/resources

National Institute of Justice Sex-Related Offenses - http://www.nij.gov/topics/crime/sex-related/pages/welcome.aspx

 

Stalking

Stalking Resource Center - http://www.victimsofcrime.org/our-programs/stalking-resource-center

National Institute of Justice’s Stalking - http://www.nij.gov/topics/crime/stalking/pages/welcome.aspx

 

The Use of Technology to Abuse & Stalk

Technology & Confidentiality Resources Toolkit - http://tools.nnedv.org//

Technology Safety - http://techsafety.org/