COVID-19 PUBLIC HEALTH ACTION.

WEBINAR 5. Unsafe at Home: How to help someone who is being abused during the stay-at-home orders

VIDEO

Angie Mercado of Hawaiʻi State Coalition Against Domestic Violence takes us through the dynamics of domestic violence, the impact of the stay-at-home order on those who are being abused, and how you can help. Learn how health professionals can use trauma-informed screening questions and how community members can help those in need.

RESOURCES

Here are some helpful resources mentioned by our presenter:

  • Presentation slides.
  • Hawaiʻi State Coalition Against Domestic Violence website, Get Help tab: https://www.hscadv.org/gethelp.
  • Local Domestic Violence Advocacy Partners:
    • Child & Family Service 24-hour shelter lines: 841-0822 (Oʻahu), 959-8864 (East Hawaiʻi), 322-7233 (West Hawaiʻi.).
    • YWCA 24-hour shelter line: 245-6362 (Kauaʻi).
    • Parents and Children Together 24-hour shelter line: 526-2200 (Oʻahu).
    • Women Helping Women 24-hour shelter lines: 579-9581 (Maui), 563-0216 (Lanaʻi ).
    • Domestic Violence Action Center: Monday-Friday (8am-5pm) call: (808) 531-377, toll-free (800) 690-6200, text: (605) 956-5680, chat: https://domesticviolenceactioncenter.org/.
    • Legal Aid Society of Hawaiʻi Phone Intake Services: Monday-Friday 9:00am-11:30am & 1:00pm-3:30pm, call (808) 536-4302 (Oʻahu), or 1-800-499-4302 (Neighbor Islands).
  • Local Sexual Assault Resources:
    • Oʻahu: Sex Abuse Treatment Center: hotline (808) 524-7273, phone (808) 535-7600.
    • Hawaiʻi: YWCA Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS).
      • Hilo: hotline (808) 935-0677, phone (808) 961-3877.
      • Kona: hotline (808) 935-0677, phone (808) 334-1624 – voicemail.
    • Kauaʻi: YWCA Sexual Assault Treatment Program: hotline (808) 245-4144, phone (808) 245-5959.
    • Maui County: Child and Family Services Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS):
      • Maui: hotline (808) 873-8624, toll-free hotline (866) 443-5702, phone: (808) 877-6888.
      • Molokaʻi: toll-free hotline (866) 443-5702.
      • Lanaʻi: toll-tree hotline (866) 443-5702.
    • Kapiolani Sex Abuse Treatment Center: 24/7 hotline (808) 524-7273.
  • National Resources:
  • National Sexual Assault: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673).
  • The Trevor Project: 866-488-7386 LGBTQ Youth.
  • Trans Lifeline: 1-877-565-8860.