Local Resources

Women Escaping a Violent Environment (WEAVE) provides services to survivors of domestic violence and their families as well as survivors of sexual assault in Sacramento County. WEAVE offers a vast array of crisis intervention, advocacy and counseling programs.

24-Hour Crisis Lines
El Dorado County 530-626-1131
Placer County: Placer Women’s Crisis Line 1-800-575-5352
Yolo County: Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence Center 530-662-1133

California Partnership to End Domestic Violence
A multi-agency response dedicated to the prevention of domestic violence through advocacy, law enforcement, intervention, education, and coordination of resources. Legal Resources Community

Legal Services Victims of Crime Resource Center

Legal Services of Northern California

A comprehensive directory of domestic violence resources for the Greater Sacramento Area. (compiled by the SDVPC)
2007 Sacramento Regional Domestic Violence Resource Directory

NCJW Higher Ground

Futures Without Violence

My Sister’s House

Legal Resources

WEAVE Legal:  916-920-2952

McGeorge Law School Legal Clinic/Community Legal Services
Victims of Crime Resource Center 1-800-842-8467

Legal Services of Northern California 916-444-6760

National Resources

Domestic Violence in the Jewish Community

National Council of Jewish Women – STOP the Violence campaign
Jewish Women International – Project Ohr (Because relationship abuse happens in Jewish homes too)

Violence Against Women

National Organization for Women
NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund
National Coalition against Domestic Violence

Family Violence

Family Justice Center
British Columbia Institute Against Family Violence
Center for the Prevention of Sexual and Domestic Violence
Communities Against Violence Network
Family Violence Awareness Page
Family Violence Prevention Fund
Out of the Blue

Hate Crimes

Anti-Defamation League
      Combating Hate Crimes Law
Injury Claims Coach Hate Crimes Guide
The University of Sydney Institute of Criminology


Children’s Defense Fund
I Am Your Child
Stand for Children
Yale Child Study Center


Equal Rights Advocates
Jewish Orthodox Feminists Alliance
Jewish Voices
Lilith Magazine
NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund
National Women’s History Project
Jewish Women’s Archive
National Domestic Abuse Hotline  1-800-799-SAFE (7233) 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)

Additional Information Links

Liz Claiborne’s teen dating violence website has great information for both, those living with violence and their friends and family.

The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence’s website contains current information for survivors and those dealing with violence.

The Family Violence Prevention Fund website provides materials which can be ordered, including “No Excuse for Abuse” materials and health care provider brochures.

The National Resource Center on Domestic Violence’s website features various publications and resources for organizations and individuals working to end domestic violence.

The National Center for Victims of Crime information site includes materials on domestic violence, stalking and sexual assault.

Legal information website, including referrals and detailed protective/restraining order information, state by state.