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An Online Resource Library on Gender-Based Violence.

New website tool aims to help compensate survivors of domestic violence

Monday, January 29, 2018

"FreeFrom, a California-based nonprofit, has launched a self-help compensation tool for survivors of domestic violence.

'Survivors across the U.S. will be able to seek financial justice and navigate a complicated legal process with ease,' says Kat Manalac, FreeFrom board member and partner at seed accelerator Y Combinator, in a press release. 'FreeFrom is transforming a difficult, emotionally-taxing process into one that is accessible and empowering.'

The web-based tool, found at compensation-quiz.freefrom.org, aims to help domestic violence survivors pursue legal compensation options. It currently includes information for California, but intends to expand nationally by the middle of 2018, according to the release."

Read the full article here.