Domestic Violence – How We Might Help
December 10th is Human Rights Day. The United Nations and the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) declare domestic violence as a violation of women’s human rights. Domestic violence survivor advocate, Emy Johnston discusses how one might help someone they think is being abused in this story.
API CHAYA M-F 10 am to 4 pm 1-877-922-4292/206-325-0325
National Domestic Violence Hotline 24 hours everyday chatting available on their website 1-800-799-7233
National Human Trafficking Hotline 24 hours everyday 1-888 -373-7888
King County Sexual Assault Resource Center 24 hours everyday 1-888-998-6423
Producers: Yuko Kodama and Jesse Callahan
Image: United Nations
A Series on Gender Based Violence
This series is shared in observance of 16 days of activism, a United Nations campaign which started on November 25th, 2017 on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and ends this weekend, December 10th, 2017, on Human Rights Day.