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. 

Register for Domestic Violence Connection Circles

Watch Recorded webinars

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. 

Learn more about the Signal for Help

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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. 

Download their Tip Sheet

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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.

 

Access Infographic

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