COVID-19 and Domestic Abuse Resources

The Relationship Between the Corona Virus and Domestic Violence 

National Domestic Violence Hotline: Staying Safe During COVID-19

Futures Without Violence: DV and COVID-19 Updates

Jewish Coalition Against Domestic Abuse: Safety Planning During a Quarantine

SHALVA Orthodox Rabbinic Task Force: Religious Concerns About COVID-19 and Domestic Abuse


Orders of Protection During Shelter in Place

Cook County State’s Attorney Guidance: Resources for Survivors of Domestic Violence, Child Abuse During COVID-19 Quaratine


How to Help Someone During Social Distancing

SHALVA: When Staying Home Isn’t Safe

SHALVA: When You Think Someone Needs Help

Shalom Task Force: Staying Safe When Stuck at Home 

Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence: Friends + Family Guide: How to Help Someone Who is in an Abusive Relationship

Break the Cycle: Help a Friend


News Articles

Forward: For women trapped in abusive relationships, quarantine can be more dangerous than COVID-19

Israel Times: Domestic Violence Epidemic in the Wake of COVID-19

New York Times: Where Can Domestic Violence Victims Turn During Covid-19?

MarketWatch: ‘It’s not safe to leave the house, and it’s not safe to stay in the house.’ How coronavirus could exacerbate domestic violence

Chicago Tribune: Domestic Violence Risk Higher with Coronavirus

USA Today: Coronavirus,  Domestic Violence: Shelters Prepare, Hotlines are Open

Huffington Post: Home Is Not A Safe Place For Everyone

Time Magazine: Why the Coronavirus Outbreak Could Hit Women Hardest

Los Angeles Times: Trapped at home: Coronavirus Could be Disastrous for Domestic Violence  Victims