Deaf SHARE (Survivor Healing through Advocacy, Resources and Empowerment) serves anyone suffering from the bad experiences of sexual abuse, rape and/or domestic violence. This is for any women, children, teens and men who have experienced violence now or in the past.
SAFE practices airtight confidentiality. The Deaf SHARE staff are culturally Deaf and fluent in ASL. Deaf, hard-of-hearing or Deaf/blind victims of domestic violence, sexual assault or rape can get free and confidential services in Austin/Travis County such as:
- Planning for your safety
- Getting connected to services with other agencies
- Completing Crime Victims Compensation (CVC) applications
- Going with you to court or the hospital
- Basic items like food, diapers, soap, shampoo, linens and school supplies
For more information on Case Management, please contact the Hotline at 512.267.7233 (v) or for Deaf/HH/Deaf-Blind community, please use relay/VRS.