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Covid 19/Coronavirus - Domestic Abuse, Sexual Violence, and Other Forms of Gender-Based Violence. Advice for SurvivorsResource for survivors

Safety and wellbeing advice for survivors

Many survivors will be feeling unsafe isolating in a house with an abusive person, and isolated from their support networks. In partnership with fellow specialist organisations, we have put together some advice and information about support available. Please click below to download the safety resource.

Download safety resource for survivors

 

Covid 19/Coronavirus - Domestic Abuse, Sexual Violence, and Other Forms of Gender-Based Violence. Advice for Community MembersResource for friends, family, neighbours and community members.

Domestic Abuse, Sexual Violence, and other forms of Gender-Based Violence – Advice for friends, family, neighbours and community members.

Domestic abuse, sexual violence, and other forms of gender-based violence will increase during the Covid-19 crisis.  Home is not a safe place for everyone, and our vital services are under pressure.  Friends, family, neighbours, and community members can be a vital lifeline for survivors. In partnership with fellow specialist organisations, we have put together some basic guidance on how best to do this. Please click below to download the support resource.

Download support resource for friends, family and community members

 

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Safety and wellbeing advice for survivors in British Sign Language:

Many survivors will be feeling unsafe isolating in a house with an abusive person, and isolated from their support networks. In partnership with fellow specialist organisations, we have put together some advice and information about support available. Please see below to view the videos outlining this advice in British Sign Language.

Click here to watch our safety advice for survivors in British Sign Language

 

You can also download these resources in the following languages: 

Portuguese, French, Punjabi, Polish, Bengali, Urdu, Arabic, Gujarati, Chinese – Traditional, Chinese –  Simplified, Spanish, Turkish, Farsi, Kurdish (Sorani), Welsh.

Please scroll down to download the survivor and community resources.

Portuguese:

Advice for survivors in Portuguese

Advice for friends and community in Portuguese

 

French:

Advice for survivors in French

Advice for friends and community in French

 

Punjabi:

Advice for survivors in Punjabi

Advice for friends and community in Punjabi

 

Polish:

Advice for survivors in Polish

Advice for friends and community in Polish

 

Bengali:

Advice for survivors in Bengali

Advice for friends and community in Bengali

 

Urdu:

Advice for survivors in Urdu

Advice for friends and community in Urdu

 

Arabic:

Advice for survivors in Arabic

Advice for friends and community in Arabic

 

Gujarati:

Advice for survivors in Gujarati

Advice for friends and community in Gujarati

 

Chinese – Traditional:

Advice for survivors in Chinese - Traditional

Advice for friends and community in Chinese - Traditional

 

Chinese –  Simplified:

Advice for survivors in Chinese - Simplified

Advice for friends and community in Chinese - Simplified

 

Spanish:

Advice for survivors in Spanish

Advice for friends and community in Spanish

 

Turkish:

Advice for survivors in Turkish

Advice for friends and community in Turkish

 

Farsi:

Advice for survivors in Farsi

Advice for friends and community in Farsi

 

Kurdish (Sorani):

Advice for survivors in Kurdish (Sorani)

Advice for friends and community in Kurdish (Sorani)

 

Welsh:

Advice for survivors in Welsh

Advice for friends and community in Welsh

 

These resources have been developed in partnership between the following organisations:

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