Resources: COVID-19 Support

Useful Articles Re: Sheltering During Quarantine and Mental Health

 RESOURCES: Re: Domestic Violence
  • Futures Without Violence: COVID 19 Resource Masterlist
    • For more than 30 years, FUTURES has been providing groundbreaking programs, policies, and campaigns that empower individuals and organizations working to end violence against women and children around the world.
  • The Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center 
    • Provides immediate, temporary shelter and support services for women and children in crisis due to domestic violence.
  • Women’s Center of Rhode Island
    • Provide safety, shelter, and advocacy to domestic violence survivors, while helping them secure a stable home.
  • National Domestic Violence and Teen Dating Violence 24/7 Hotline
    • The National Center is, at its core, an advocacy organization committed to — and working on behalf of — crime victims and their families. Rather than focus the entire organization’s work on one type of crime or victim, the National Center addresses all types of crime.

  • The Blackstone Valley Advocacy Center 
    •  The Blackstone Valley Advocacy Center provides comprehensive services to victims of domestic violence and to provide education and awareness on the issue of domestic violence.
  • National Center for Victims of Crimes
    • The Hotline® is the only 24/7 center in the nation that has access to service providers and shelters across the U.S. Today, The Hotline continues to grow and explore new avenues of service.
Resources: Re: Mental Health
  • Crisis Text Line
    • Crisis Text Line is free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text 741741 from anywhere in the US to text with a trained Crisis Counselor.
  • SAMHSA’s National Helpline 
    • The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA’s mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.
  • National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma, and Mental Health
    • For more than 30 years, FUTURES has been providing groundbreaking programs, policies, and campaigns that empower individuals and organizations working to end violence against women and children around the world.

Resources: Re: LGBTQIA+ Community

  • Trans Lifeline
    • Trans Lifeline is a trans-led organization that connects trans people to the community, support, and resources they need to survive and thrive.
  • RI Pride
    • Providing emergency food, toiletries, and sanitation supplies.

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