Partner Violence

Partner Violence

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.

View the National Domestic Violence Hotline website.

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.

View the RAINN Online Sexual Assault Hotline

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.

View the SACCEC website.

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.

View the CWEALF website.

Eastern’s Interpersonal Violence Resources

Information about and available resources on sexual assault and interpersonal violence (SAIV) here on campus.

View Eastern’s SAIV website.