Resources

NATIONAL INDIGENOUS WOMEN’S RESOURCE CENTER
Dedicated to restoring safety to Native women by upholding the sovereignty of Indian and Alaska Native tribes.  855-649-7299

SOUTH DAKOTA COALITION ENDING DOMESTIC & SEXUAL VIOLENCE
Working for the major social changes necessary to eliminate both personal and societal violence against all women and their children.

RAPE, ABUSE & INCEST NATIONAL NETWORK (RAINN)
At any given moment, more than 1,100 trained volunteers are on duty and available to help victims at RAINN-affiliated crisis centers across the country.

NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE
Hotline advocates are available for victims and anyone calling on their behalf to provide crisis intervention, safety planning, information and referrals to agencies in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Assistance is available in English and Spanish with access to more than 170 languages through interpreter services.

MENDING THE SACRED HOOP TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROJECT
A Native American program that provides training and technical assistance to our American Indian and Alaska Native relations in the effort to eliminate violence in the lives of women and their children.

INDIAN LAW RESOURCE CENTER
Justice for Indigenous People
The Center provides legal assistance to indigenous peoples of the Americas to combat racism and oppression, to protect their lands and environment, to protect their cultures and ways of life, to achieve sustainable economic development and genuine self-government, and to realize their other human rights.

Sexual Assault Awareness Month
The month of April has been designated Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) in the United States. The goal of SAAM is to raise public awareness about sexual violence and to educate communities and individuals on how to prevent sexual violence.

National Stalking Awareness Month
Stalking is a dangerous crime that affected 6.6 million adults in the United States in one year.  The better we understand the facts about stalking, the more we can do to stop it. Whether you have a few minutes, a few hours, or a few days, you can educate yourself and your community about stalking during January, National Stalking Awareness Month: