Let’s put an END to VIOLENCE & ABUSE WORLDWIDE!

A 501c3 Organization

UPLIFTING HEARTS, MINDS & SOULS (HUMS)

Men Stopping Violence


533 W. Howard Avenue, Suite C
Decatur, GA 30030
Phone: (404) 270-9894
Toll-free: 1- 866-717-9317
Fax: (404) 270-9895

General Information: msv@menstoppingviolence.org

Men Stopping Violence works with other organizations locally, regionally and nationally -- those working specifically toward ending men's violence against women and also those working to end racism, sexism, homophobia and classism -- to help build a strong social justice movement.

OTHER ORGANIZATIONS:


Rape Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN)
http://www.rainn.org

National Clearinghouse on Marital and Date Rape
http://members.aol.com/ncmdr/index.html

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
http://www.cdc.gov/ncipc/

National Institute for Justice
http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij/

Family Violence Prevention Fund
http://www.fvpf.org

Center for the Prevention of Sexual and Domestic Violence
http://www.cpsdv.org/

National Sexual Violence Resource Center
http://www.nsvrc.org/

Stop DV
http://www.stopdv.com/index2.htm

Fundacion Mujeres
http://www.fundacionmujeres.es/

End Violence Against Women
http://www.endvaw.org/

Ms. magazine
http://www.msmagazine.com


Organizations that provide information about violence against women in other contexts

Human Rights Watch
http://www.hrw.org/

Amnesty International
http://www.amnesty.org/

The United Nations
http://www.un.org/

The U.S. Committee for United Nations Population Fund
http://www.uscommittee.org/main

Coalition Against Trafficking in Women
http://www.uri.edu/artsci/wms/hughes/catw/


Similar groups who work toward preventing men's violence

Gloucester Men Against Domestic Abuse http://www.strongmendontbully.com

Emerge (Boston)
http://www.emergedv.com

Men Can Stop Rape (District of Columbia)
http://www.mencanstoprape.org

Men's Resource Center (Massachusetts)
http://www.mensresourcecenter.org

National Organization for Men Against Sexism
http://www.nomas.org

The International Men's March
to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault & Gender Violence
www.walkamileinhershoes.org

White Ribbon Campaign (Canada)
http://www.whiteribbon.ca

Transforming Communities
http://www.transformcommunities.org/

Mentors in Violence Prevention (Boston)
http://www.sportinsociety.org/vpd/mvp.php

Men Encouraging Non-Violence (Idaho)
http://www.isu.edu/andersoncenter/Men/menindex.html

Mainely Men Against Violence and Sexism (Maine)
http://www.mmavs.org

GEORGIA SHELTERS BY AREAS/COUNTIES

Albany
Liberty House of Albany, Inc.
Crisis Line: (229) 439-7065

Athens
Project Safe, Inc.
Crisis Line: (706) 543-3331

Atlanta
Partnership Against Domestic Violence, Inc.
Crisis Line: (404) 873-1766


Atlanta

Atlanta Mission

My Sister's House Phone: 404.367.2465

Atlanta Day Shelter for Women and Children Phone:404.588.4007

Augusta
Safe Homes of Augusta, Inc.
Crisis Line: (706) 736-2499

Blue Ridge
North Georgia Mountain Crisis
Crisis Line: (706) 632-8400

Blairsville
Support in Abusive Family Emergencies, Inc.
Crisis Line: (706) 379-3000

Brunswick
Glynn Community Crisis
Crisis Line: (912) 264-4357

Cartersville
Christian League for Battered Women, Inc. (Tranquility House)
Crisis Line: (770) 386-8779

Canton
Cherokee Family Violence
Crisis Line: (770) 479-1804

Carrollton
Carroll County Emergency Shelter, Inc.
Crisis Line: (770) 834-1141

Cedartown
Polk County Women's Shelter, Inc.
Crisis Line: (770) 749-9330

Clayton
Fight Abuse in the Home (FAITH), Inc.
Crisis Line: (888) 782-1338

Columbus
Columbus Alliance for Battered Women, Inc.
Crisis Line: (706) 571-0188

Conyers
Project Renewal Domestic Violence Intervention Program, Inc.
Crisis Line: (770) 860-1666

Cornelia
Circle of Hope, Inc.
Crisis Line: (706) 776-4673

Cumming
Forsyth County Family Haven, Inc.
Crisis Line: (770) 887-1121

Dahlonega
NOA's Ark, Inc.
Crisis Line: (706) 864-1986

Dalton
Northwest Georgia Family Crisis Center, Inc.
Crisis Line: (706) 278-5586

Decatur
International Women's House, Inc.
Crisis Line: (404) 299-1550Decatur

Women's Resource Center to End Domestic Violence, Inc. (Women Moving On)
Crisis Line: (404) 688-9436

Douglasville
S.H.A.R.E. House, Inc.
Crisis Line: (770) 489-7513

Dublin
Women in Need of God's Shelter, Inc.
Crisis Line: (478) 272-8000

Gainesville
Gateway House, Inc.
Crisis Line: (770) 536-5860

Greensboro
Circle of Love Center, Inc.
Crisis Line: (706) 453-4017

Hartwell
Northeast Georgia Council on Domestic Violence
Crisis Line: (706) 376-7111

Hinesville
Tri-County Protective Agency, Inc.
Crisis Line: (912) 368-9200

Jesup
Wayne County Protective Agency, Inc.
Crisis Line: (912) 588-0382

Lafayette
Family Crisis Center of Walker, Dade, Catoosa, Chattooga Counties
Crisis Line: (706) 375-7630

Lawrenceville
Partnership Against Domestic Violence, Inc.
Crisis Line: (770) 963-9799

Macon
Macon Salvation Army Safe House
Crisis Line: (478) 738-9800

Marietta
YWCA of Northwest Georgia
Crisis Line: (770) 427-3390

McDonough
Flint Circuit Council on Family Violence, Inc. (Haven House)
Crisis Line: (770) 954-9229

Morrow
Association on Battered Women of Clayton County, Inc. (Securus House)
Crisis Line: (770) 961-7233

Rome
Hospitality House for Women, Inc.
Crisis Line: (706) 235-4673

St. Marys
Camden Community Crisis Center, Inc.
Crisis Line: (912) 882-7858

Savannah
Savannah Area Family Emergency
Crisis Line: (912) 629-8888

Statesboro
Citizens Against Violence, Inc.
Crisis Line: (912) 764-4605

Thomasville
Halcyon Home, Inc.
Crisis Line: (229) 226-6666

Valdosta
Battered Women's Shelter, Inc. (The Haven)
Crisis Line: (229) 244-1765

Warner Robins
Warner Robins Salvation Army
Crisis Line: (478) 923-6294

Waycross
Concerted Services, Inc.
Crisis Line: (912) 285-5850

Winder
Peace Place, Inc.
Crisis Line: (770) 586-0927

Tifton
Tifton Judicial Circuit Shelter, Inc. (Ruth's Cottage)
Crisis Line: (229) 387-9664

Vidalia
The Refuge Domestic Violence Shelter, Inc.
Crisis Line: (912) 538-9935


Warner Robins
Warner Robins Salvation Army
Crisis Line: (478) 923-6294

Waycross
Concerted Services, Inc.
Crisis Line: (912) 285-5850

Winder
Peace Place, Inc.
Crisis Line: (770) 586-0927

Georgia Advocates For Battered Women and Children Atlanta GA 30312 (404)524-3847 (800)643-1212

Liberty House of Albany, Inc. P.O. Box 2046 Albany GA 31702 Business #: 912-439-7094 Hotline/Crisis: 912-439-7065

Project Safe P.O. Box 7532 Athens GA 30604 Business #: 706-549-0922 Hotline/Crisis: 706-543-3331

Council on Battered Women, Inc. P.O. Box 54383 Atlanta GA 30308 Business #: 404-870-9600 Hotline/Crisis: 404-873-1766

Women's Crisis Center P.O. Box 87515 Atlanta GA 30337 Business #: 404-969-6421 Hotline/Crisis: 404-969-6423

Safe Homes of Augusta, Inc. P.O. Box 3187 Augusta GA 30914 Business #: 404-736-2499 Hotline/Crisis: 404-736-2499

S.A.F.E. P.O. Box 11 Blairesville GA 30512 Business #: 706-745-4832 Hotline/Crisis: 706-745-8900

North Georgia Mountain Crisis Network, Inc. P.O. Box 1249 Blue Ridge GA 30513 Business #: 706-632-8401 Hotline/Crisis: 706-632-8400

Amity House P.O. Box 278 Brunswick GA 31321 Business #: 912-264-4363 Hotline/Crisis: 912-264-4357

Calhoun/Gardon County Council on Battered Women P.O. Box 2315 Calhoun GA 30703 Business #: 706-629-6065 Hotline/Crisis: 706-629-1111

Carroll County Emergency Shelter P. O. Box 2192 Carrolton GA 30117 Business #: 404-834-1141 Hotline/Crisis: 404-834-1141

Tranquility House P.O. Box 1383 Carterville GA 30120 Business #: 404-386-8779 Hotline/Crisis: 404-386-8779

Habersham Circle of Hope P.O. Box 371 Clarksville GA 30523 Business #: 706-776-3406 Hotline/Crisis: 706-776-3406

The Women's Crisis Center of the Masters Inn, Inc. P.O. Box 87515 College Park GA 30337 Business #: 404-969-6421 Hotline/Crisis: 404-969-6423

Columbus Alliance for Battered Women, Inc. P.O. Box 5840 Columbus GA 31906 Business #: 706-324-3850 Hotline/Crisis: 706-324-3850

Women's Support Network Route 3 Box 685 Covington GA 30209 Business #: 706-929-6789 Hotline/Crisis: 706-929-6789

Family Haven P.O. Box 1160 Cumming GA 30130 Business #: 404-889-6384 Hotline/Crisis: 404-887-1121

Noah's Ark P.O. Box 685 Dahlonega GA 30720 Business #: 706-864-1986 Hotline/Crisis: 706-864-1986

Paulding Co. Hope House P.O. Box 1056 Dallas GA 30132 Business #: 404-445-5098 Hotline/Crisis: 404-445-5098

Northwest Georgia Family Crisis Center, Inc. P.O. Box 554 Dalton GA 30722 Business #: 706-278-6595 Hotline/Crisis: 706-278-6595

Women's Resource Center of DeKalb County P.O. Box 171 Decatur GA 30031 Business #: 404-688-9436 Hotline/Crisis: 404-688-9436

S.H.A.R.E. House, Inc. P.O. Box 723 Douglasville GA 30133 Business #: 404-489-7513 Hotline/Crisis: 404-489-7513 Toll Free #: (800)643-1212

Wings P.O. Box 8277 Dublin GA 31040 Business #: 912-272-2129 Hotline/Crisis: 912-272-2129

Fayette County Council on Battered Women P.O. Box 854 Fayetteville GA 30214 Business #; 404-460-1604 Hotline/Crisis: 404-460-1604

Army Family Advocacy Shelter Building #2640 Fort Benning GA 31905 Business #: 706-545-5516 Hotline/Crisis: 706-545-6969

Office of the Staff Judge Advocate Building #34401 Fort Gordon GA 30905 Business #: 706-791-2847 Hotline/Crisis: 706-791-2979

Gateway House, Inc. P.O. Box 2962 Gainesville GA 30503 Business #: 404-536-5860 Hotline/Crisis: 404-536-5860

Christian Women's Center P.O. Box 803 Griffin GA 30224 Business #: 404-227-3700 Hotline/Crisis: 227-3700

The County Protective Agency P.O. Box 1937 Hinesville GA 31313 Business #: 912-368-9200 Hotline/Crisis: 912-368-9200

Project L.O.V.E., Inc. P.O. Box 2107 La Grange GA 30241 Business #: 706-884-7589 Hotline/Crisis: 706-882-1000

Cherokee Family Violence Center, Inc. P.O. Box 424 Lebanon GA 30146 Business #: 404-479-1804 Hotline/Crisis: 404-479-1703

Macon Rescue Mission Battered Women Division P.O. Box 749 Macon GA 31052 Business #: 912-935-8626 Hotline/Crisis: 912-935-8626

YWCA Crisis Intervention Marietta GA 30064 Business #: 404-427-3492 Hotline/Crisis: 404-427-3390

Association For Prevention of Domestic Violence P.O. Box 1241 McDonough GA 30253 Business #: 404-954-9220 Hotline/Crisis: 404-954-9229

Milledgeville/Baldwin County Rape Crisis Center P.O. Box 632 Milledgeville GA 31061 Business #: 912-453-4673 Hotline/Crisis: 912-453-6537

Association on Battered Women of Clayton County P.O. Box 870386 Morrow GA 30287 Business #: 404-961-7233 Hotline/Crisis: 404-961-7233 Toll Free #: (800)643-1212

Hospitality House For Women, Inc. P.O. Box 6163 Rome GA 30162 Business #: 706-235-4608 Hotline/Crisis: 706-235-4673

Savannah Area Family Emergency Shelter, Inc. P.O. Box 22487 Savannah GA 31403 Business #: 912-234-9999 Hotline/Crisis: 912-234-9999

Camden Community Crisis Center, Inc. P.O. Box 1323 St. Mary's GA 31588 Business #: 912-882-7858 Hotline/Crisis: 912-882-7858

Brother Charlie Rescue Center P.O. Box 783 Tifton GA 31793 Business #: 912-382-0577 Hotline/Crisis: 912-382-0577

The Haven, "Battered Women's Shelter, Inc." P.O. Box 5382 Valdosta GA 31603 Business #: 912-244-1765 Hotline/Crisis: 912-244-1765

The Salvation Army Safe House P.O. Box 2408 Warner Robins GA 31099 Business #: 912-923-2348 Hotline/Crisis:912-923-6294

The Shelter Waycross GA 31501 Business #: 912-285-5850 Hotline/Crisis: 912-285-5850

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Call for a list of shelters and organizations in Michigan

678 667-2311

The national hotline numbers listed to the left, may be able to direct you to local shelters or organizations in your state if you do not see the info. below

HELP RESOURCES

National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

or 1-800-787-3224 (TDD)
National Sexual Assault Hotline

1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

IMMIGRANTS AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Tapestri, Inc.
PMB 362
3939 Lavista Road, Suite E
Tucker, GA 30084

Main Office:
404.299.2185

Domestic Violence Line:
404.299.2185
866.562.2873 (outside Metro Atlanta)

Anti-Human Trafficking Line:
404.299.0895
866.317.3733 (outside Metro Atlanta)
Fax:
770.270.4184
Email: tapestri at tapestri.org
Web: www.tapestri.org


Tapestri is the only U.S. Department of Justice/Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) funded agency in the State of Georgia to work with foreign-born survivors of human trafficking.

In addition, we are one of only three agencies in the United States which provides regional agency management. Funded by the Department of Health & Human Services, Office of Refugee Resettlement/Administration for Children and Families, we provide management oversight and direct services for survivors of human trafficking throughout Region 4, which is comprised of the following eight states:

Alabama
Florida
Georgia
Kentucky
Mississippi
North Carolina
South Carolina
Tennessee


Tapestri, Inc. is dedicated to ending violence and oppression in refugee and immigrant communities, using culturally competent and appropriate methods. As advocates for refugee and immigrant families affected by domestic violence, sexual assault and exploitation, we are committed to using education, community organizing, direct services and advocacy to effect change in the lives of these families.