• Adult Children Exposed to Domestic Violence
  • Runaway & Homeless Youth Toolkit
  • Prevent Intimate Partner Violence
  • Violence Against Women Resource Library
  • Domestic Violence and Housing Technical Assistance Consortium
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Project
  • Building Comprehensive Solutions
  • National Resource Center on Domestic Violence

Key Approaches to Address the Barriers to Safe Housing

Safe housing is essential to survivors’ ability to recover from violence and move forward with their lives. Ensuring access to safe and affordable housing, whether short- or long-term, subsidized or unsubsidized, private or public, requires a range of strategies and approaches that help restore survivors’ safety, stability and self-determination.

We can ensure that all survivors of domestic and sexual violence have access to safe housing across the spectrum of the housing system by employing these four key strategies