Other Resources on Offering Support to Someone Living with Abuse During the Pandemic
While there isn't a simple formula for supporting someone who is living with abuse, there are general guidelines that are important to follow and important questions to keep in mind. If you have any doubts about how to respond to a particular situation, please reach out to abuse support services in your area to ask for advice.
Podcast on Offering Support
The Toronto Star
In this episode, Saba Eitizaz speaks to Andrea Gunraj on how to support people living with abuse during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The episode is also available through a "safer" page, where the title is "May Days". This page does not contain the term “domestic violence” in the title or description. This "disguised" page may make the podcast episide easier to access for people living with or at risk of abuse.
3 Considerations for Supporting Women Living with Abuse During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Infographic developed by the The Learning Network at the Centre for Research & Education on Violence Against Women & Children.