Resources

Domestic violence and the provider’s role

12 short videos developed by Add Verb Productions, funded by Bingham with the cooperation of the University of New England on how providers can address a variety of dv issues.

Maine-specific Links

  • Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence 24 hour Helpline and info specific to Maine for survivors and those seeking knowledge about how to support survivors.
  • Maine Coalition Against Sexual Assault  Sexual assault crisis and support information and helpline.
  • CourtSystem.org provides contact information on Maine courts, District Attorneys, police departments, etc.
  • Maine Philanthropy Center  Links to many Maine funders, such as Davis Family Foundation, the Betterment Fund and Jessie B. Cox Charitable Trust, as well as a searchable database for regional, national and international funders, and for opportunities for nonprofits to meet directly with funders.
  • Maine Health Access Foundation  Providing grants proposing strategic solutions to address Maine’s heatlh care needs through grants and other programs with an emphasis on targeting the uninsured and medically underserved.
  • Maine Association of Non Profits  Information on grant writing and other helpful workshops including other types of fundraising, board development and human resource management.

National Links

  • Grantmakers in Health  Provides a variety of information and resources including a list of GIH funding partners.
  • The Foundation Center  Foundation finder, resources and information on the latest trends in philanthropy.

Some national links for survivors

National Domestic Violence Hotline

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence

CourtSystem.org provides contact information on Maine courts, District Attorneys, police departments, etc.

Domestic Violence Resources Directory

DV Help Guide

RehabCenter.net provides a guide to substance abuse and domestic violence and referrals to providers.

The Ultimate Guide to Thriving As A Newly Independent Woman

Single Parent Advocate

Single Parents Network

How to Fix It Yourself

Financial Abuse

Financial Savings & Debt Management