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An Online Resource Library on Gender-Based Violence.

"It Takes a Village, People" Advocacy, Friends and Family & LGBT Survivors of Abuse

General Material
Published Date
December, 2013

"When they know how, friends and family can reduce a survivor's isolation, help survivors implement safety planning, offer practical aid like a safe place to stay, childcare or a ride to work, and provide needed encouragement and long-term support. Advocates have an important role to play in helping survivors strengthen support networks and decrease the isolation of abuse."