Additional Resources

Additional Resources

Texas Resources

Adult Protective Services
Children’s Advocacy Centers of Texas
Court Appointed Special Advocates Texas CASA
Dallas Rape Crisis Center
Office on Violence Sex Offender Management
People Against Violent Crime
SALSA / Hopelaws
Texas Access to Justice Commission
Texas Association Against Sexual Abuse (TAASA)
Texas Advocacy Project
Texas Council on Family Violence
Texas Department of Criminal Justice Victims Services Division
Texas Department of Health Council for Sex Offender Treatment
Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
Texas Legal Services Center
Texas Attorney General Crime Victims Compensation
Texas Attorney General Sexual Assault Prevention & Crisis Services
Texas Office of the Governor Criminal Justice Division
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid
Trauma Support Services of North Texas

National Resources

Accessing Safety Initiative (ASI)
Arte Sana
Bishop Accountability
Know Your IX
National Center for Victims of Crime
National Center on Domestic & Sexual Violence
National Sexual Violence Resource Center
Not Alone
Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)
Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP)
U.S. Dept. of Justice Office for Victims of Crime
U.S. Dept. of Justice Office on Violence Against Women
VAWnet Online Resource Library

Support Groups

1 in 6, Male Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse
Men Healing Sexual Assault Trauma NM
Prokov, Eastern Rite Churches, both Orthodox and Catholic
Silent Lambs, Jehovah Witnesses
Stop Baptist Predators
Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests (SNAP), Works with survivors of all faiths

Military Sites

Safe Helpline

Statistical Sites

Dr. Kristen Neff: Self Compassion
FBI Uniform Crime Reports
Healing Through Creativity
Texas Dept. of Public Safety Crime Statistics


CAVNET (Communities Against Violence Network)

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