24/7 Domestic Violence Support Line is still open! You can give us a call to help safety plan, get resources or if you just need to talk for a moment: (415)864-4722 ------- ¡La línea de apoyo de violencia doméstica las 24 horas del día, los 7 días de la semana, todavía está abierta! Puede llamarnos para ayudar a planificar su seguridad, obtener recursos o si solo necesita hablar por un momento: (415)864-4722
Concerns about accessing services should a survivor live with their partner using abuse: This is tricky. We don't want to cut off access to services, and we acknowledge the potential risk of a survivor reaching out for help while they're sharing space with their partner who uses abuse. We will help safety plan if given the … Continue reading Staying Safer & Supporting Survivors During COVID-19
This February, we’re building off of our Healing Together campaign, and honing in on what it feels like to experience love that is not just safe, but liberating. We’re exploring the duality (or both/and) of the kind of love that sets us free of oppression in our relationships, and allows us to model healthy, safe, … Continue reading Liberating Love | February 2020 W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Campaign
Welcome to our 2019 Annual Report. We are so excited to share our work with you. Through community education, engaging natural helpers and situating survivors as the experts of their own experiences, we dually work to prevent domestic violence, and respond to the emerging needs of those most impacted by it. Last year, nearly 7,000 survivors and … Continue reading 2019 W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Annual Report
By Alicia Campos-Padillapaz, Educational Development Manager Over the last few weeks there's’ been a lot of coverage of the various uprisings happening throughout the world. Like many, my social media feed has been pouring with various posts in response to the murder of George Floyd, #BlackLivesMatter, and a call for systemic change and justice. While … Continue reading Affirming Black Lives Matter In No Way Dismisses or Erases the Experiences of Latinx Folks
Interested in setting up Peer Counseling at W.O.M.A.N., Inc.? Please refer to the information below to learn more, and for instructions on how to proceed. WHO can sign up for Peer Counseling at W.O.M.A.N., Inc? Survivors of domestic violence looking to process the complex emotions connected to the situationSurvivors who reside in San Francisco (please … Continue reading Peer Counseling: how do I sign up?
During this time of crisis many nonprofits are juggling a vast array of priorities. These competing focuses might include protecting staff from unnecessary risk, keeping with funding requirements and perhaps the most salient of these priorities--adapting to the shifts in participant need. As DV organizations specifically, we are expected to react to crises on a … Continue reading Dismantling White Supremacy Culture and Navigating with Integrity: Mind Mapping Crisis Response in Nonprofit Leadership
This group is for folks who have survived abuse, or love someone who has—no blaming, no shaming. Great for those looking to build community, explore what type of relationship(s) they are hoping to create, or are curious about healthy vs unhealthy vs abusive relationships. We want to support folks as they build healthy, healing networks … Continue reading W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Healthy Relationships Support Group