Domestic Violence Resources

AC James channels the power of storytelling to shine a light on domestic violence, inspiring change and offering hope through her words.

Find Help

The National Domestic Violence Hotline (USA)

1-800-799-7233 | 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)

Aspire Curriculum

Free domestic violence curriculum designed to educate audiences on domestic violence issues, from prevention to safe exit strategies. The Aspire News App is a potentially life-saving smartphone app that allows victims of abuse to call for help at the touch of a button, and was voted as one of the two “best apps for domestic violence prevention.”

Protection From Abuse

Non-profit run by domestic violence activist Steven Dana. Education, coaching, and protection for at-risk victims of domestic violence, human trafficking, and sexual assault. They provide risk assessments.

Find domestic violence help and a shelter near you. (USA)

USA and International Suicide Hotlines

Alcohol Dependency

Al-Anon Family Groups


Adult Children of Alcoholics

Alcoholics Anonymous®

Substance Abuse

Narcotics Anonymous


Domestic Violence (Relationships)

The Verbally Abusive Relationship by Patricia Evans***Every girl of dating age should read this book.

Controlling People: How to Recognize, Understand, and Deal with People Who Try to Control You  by Patricia Evans

The Emotionally Abused Woman by Beverly Engel

Why Does He Do That? by Lundy Bancroft


The Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous (Including Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions)


Courage to Change

One Day at a Time in Al-Anon

The Dilemma of the Alcoholic Marriage***A good read if you can get past references from the 1950s.


Codependent No More by Melody Beattie

The New Codependency: Help and Guidance for Today’s Generation by Melody Beattie