According to Private Violence: 75% of women who leave their abusers are killed at the point of separation or when they try to leave. Each year about 4,000 women die because of domestic violence.
The O’Tahirah Foundation, Inc offers a pathway to safety for women and children through our Survivors Emergency Rescue Program. Our program is facilitated through The O’Tahirah Foundation’s House of Hope. The House of Hope will provide emergency housing, food, and basic needs assistance for women and children escaping domestic abuse. The O‘Tahirah Foundation’s House of Hope represents the restoration of LIFE. Our Survivors Emergency Rescue program aids in education, rebuilding, future safety planning, professional counseling, trauma and group therapy support.
SURVIVORS EMERGENCY RESCUE PROGRAM RESOURCES
- Emergency Housing
- Basic Needs Assistance
- Transportation Services
- Future Safety Planning
- Organic Wellness Meals
- Serene Atmosphere
- Relaxed Refinements
- Transitional Housing Placement
- Case Management
- Licensed Professional Therapist
- Survivors Support Group Therapy
- 24-hour Behavioural Health Technician
- Spiritual counselling
REQUEST AN EMERGENCY BAG BELOW
When an emergency strikes a person can be confident in knowing everything is in one location. The Survivors Emergency Bag comes prepackaged with personal and safety items, suggestive locations for storing the bag, and a list of what a person should pack upon receiving the bag. To utilize this service, please call 1-866-960-1268.
Women’s Personal Hygiene Items
First Aid Kit
Instant Cold Compress
Toothbrush, Toothpaste, & Face Towel