Community Resources

Domestic Violence

http://www.thehotline.org/

http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/de

partments/dta/help-for-victims-of-domestic-violence-on.html

http://independencehouse.org/

http://www.bwf1.com/resources/renters-rights/

 

Homelessness

http://nationalhomeless.org/about-us/projects/awareness-week/

http://homelessnothopeless.org/support/

http://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/

http://www.haconcapecod.org/programs-and-services/shelter-individuals-and-families

http://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/

Hunger and Food Insecurity

http://yarmouthfoodpantry.org/

http://www.thefamilypantry.com/

://www.capecodhungernetwork.org/FoodPantries.aspx

http://www.capekidmeals.org/

J1 Students

https://www.internationalstudent.com/immigration/j1-student-visa/

https://www.internationalstudent.com/immigration/j1-student-visa/how-to-apply-j1-visa/

https://educationusa.state.gov/experience-studying-usa/stories-international-students

If you are mistreated or your rights are violated, call these toll-free numbers:

Secondary School Student and Summer Work Travel Helpline: 1 (866) 283-9090

National Human Trafficking Resource Center: 1 (888) 373-7888

Trafficking in persons and Worker Exploitation Task Force: 1 (888) 428-7581

If you are in immediate physical danger, call 911. Know your rights: Report abuse or exploitation: https://travel.state.gov/content/dam/visas/LegalRightsandProtections/Wilberforce_Pamphlet_October2016.pdf

Socioeconomic Landscape of Cape Cod

http://www.falmouthhumanservices.org/demographic-and-socioeconomic-landscape-of-barnstable-county-report/

http://www.bchumanservices.net/library/2013/06/Socio-EconomicLandscape_BCDHSJuly13.pdf

Women Renters Rights

http://www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/free-books/renters-rights-book/chapter9-6.html

https://www.domesticshelters.org/domestic-violence-articles-information/your-rights-as-a-tenant#.WVJ8NozyuCg

https://www.aclu.org/issues/womens-rights