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Title: Programs Providing Services to Battered Women - Third Edition, Second Revision
Corporate Author: Ctr for Women Policy Studies
United States of America
Project Director: J Chapman
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 215
Sponsoring Agency: Ctr for Women Policy Studies
Washington, DC 20036
National Clearinghouse on Domestic Violence
Rockville, MD 20852
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Health and Human Services

US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 79-IA-AX-0024; 90-CW-2189(01)
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

National Clearinghouse on Domestic Violence
P.O. Box 2309
Rockville, MD 20852
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Directory
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This directory lists programs for battered women, such as shelter, hotlines, and counseling, offered in the 50 States based on information collected between July 1979 and January 1980.
Abstract: Shelters for battered women and other services are listed alphabetically by State and city or town. In addition to the names, address, and telephone numbers for each program, information is provided in specific services and funding. The name of a contact person is included if available. Types of services include 24-hour hotlines, emergency transportation, victim advocacy, counseling, legal aid, community education, child care, emergency medical treatment, emergency housing, and liaison with police and hospitals. A form that organizations serving battered women can use to revise information presented in the directory is appended.
Index Term(s): Battered wives; Shelters for Battered Women; United States of America
Note: Domestic Violence Information Series, number 1.
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