Community-Based Resources for People Living with Abuse
Activists and concerned community members are creating innovative supports for people living with abuse during the pandemic.
If you would like to suggest a community-based support resource to add to this list, please contact us.
Samra Zafar's Domestic Violence Connection Circles
Samra Zafar is an award-winning internationally renowned speaker, and bestselling author of A Good Wife: Escaping The Life I Never Chose. You can join Samra's live online webinars that provide information on domestic violence and answer your questions. You can also watch the recorded webinars on Samra's YouTube channel.
Violence at Home Signal For Help
The Canadian Women's Foundation has created a campaign to promote a Signal For Help that people living with abuse can use on video calls to signal that they need help.
How To Access Support While Living At Home
Abuse Never Becomes Us (A.N.B.U.) has created a list of tips on how to access support while living at home, including safer ways of getting online.
Recognizing the Signs of Migrant Caregivers Abuse and Exploitation
The Migrant Mothers Project has created an infographic based on the results of their Caregivers' Journeys Study. Although this resource was created before the pandemic, the information in it is very important for this crisis.