Alcoholism/Addiction Links:

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National Domestic Violence Hotline:

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  Category: Crime > Domestic Violence 
* Pastoral Advocacy Center
Our Mission is to help injured, hurting ministers who have been rejected from the ministry or have chosen to leave for self-preservation reasons to rediscover the joy of their salvation; to renew their individual value; and to focus on God's intent for their lives.
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If you have a poisoning emergency, call 1-800-222-1222.
If the victim has collapsed or is not breathing, call 911. 

Medical Research
This site is for researching various medical conditions and offers a wide variety of other resources.

Mental Health
National Institute of Mental Health

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

SIDRAN INSTITUTE Traumatic Stress Education & Advocacy

National Institute On Drug Abuse

Alcoholics Anonymous - A.A.

Patricia Jones, M.A. 
Important Links
The following links represent group(s) from across the world that have expressed a concern for the church and pastors and leaders in pain -- They are independent ministries and you may find them helpful. - connects you to the sponsor of    Check this site periodically for updates on programs and ministries that might be of interest to you. - is a ministry of Saddleback Church and is loaded with resources and ideas. is a clearinghouse for clergy care givers. It is the official web site for the National Clergy Support Network. - is a good place to buy or at least read about Christian material for pastors and other church leaders.  - SonScape is a “small group” eight day spiritual retreat in the Rocky mountains of Colorado, for those in Church, para-Church or Missions ministry.
 - designed to love and help all burned-out, wounded, rejected, disenfranchised ministry leaders 
Restoration Retreats 
Blessing Ranch
Livermore, CO

Cottage at Coronado Island
Coronado, CA

Marble Retreat
Marble, CO

Quiet Waters
Denver, CA

Stonegate Resources
Larkspur, CO

The Father’s Heart Ministry
Cleveland, GA

Whispering Cove
Fylpa, NC

Richland, MI

Minnesota Renewal Center
St. Paul, MN

Smoldering Wick Retreats
Quapaw, OK

Caregivers Forum

      Rest & Relaxation Retreats


ARC Retreat Center
Stanchfield, MN

Buffalo Ridge Retreat Center
Ottawa, KS

Deer Ridge Ministries
Freeport, IL

Life Action Lodge
Buchanan, MI

Wing Shadow Ranch
Arvada, CO

Links for wounded pastors
Retreats and Restoration for Pastors and Pastors and their Wives
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