The following are common questions we’re asked about how to help and links to some specific answers and information.
How do I know if the relationship has crossed the line to abuse? Learn more about the Signs of an Abusive Relationship to identify the red flags.
Are there things I should say and do, or things to avoid? Read How to Help to learn some specific do’s and don’ts for offering support.
Can I donate cell phones I no longer use to help a survivor get in touch with emergency or support services and stay connected with family and friends? Yes, you can donate phones at a company-owned Verizon Wireless Communications Store and through the mail by downloading a free shipping label from the verizonwireless.com/hopeline website.
Make an Impact, Help Break the Cycle of Violence
Day One is a Minnesota statewide program of Cornerstone Advocacy Service, a victim and survivor-centered advocacy and service provider committed to ending domestic violence, sexual assault and human trafficking. If you’d like to make an impact, please consider making a donation to Cornerstone.
There are many opportunities to support us in making sure that no call for help goes unanswered. Checking out our volunteer opportunities, providing in-kind donations, and making financial contributions are some ways to start.