National Domestic Violence Hotline
Nearly one-third of American women (31 percent) report being physically or sexually abused by a husband or boyfriend at some point in their lives. A good reference for information and resources for victims of domestic or partner violence.
Willimantic Domestic Violence Program
Local contact information for United Services programs.
View local contact information for United Services’ Domestic Violence Program.
National Sexual Assault Online Hotline
The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network is the nation’s largest anti-sexual assault organization. RAINN operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline and carries out programs to prevent sexual assault, help victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice.
Sexual Assault Crisis Center of Eastern Connecticut
The Sexual Assault Crisis Center is a private, non-profit agency offering free and confidential services to victims of sexual assault, sexual abuse, and incest. They have an office in Willimantic and a 24-hour hotline.
CT Women’s Education and Legal Fund
CWEALF provides information on family-related legal issues and may be able to refer those meeting certain income guidelines to an attorney willing to provide services for reduced or sliding scale fees.
Eastern’s Interpersonal Violence Resources
Information about and available resources on sexual assault and interpersonal violence (SAIV) here on campus.