Issue 55
April 2020
Share this image far and wide to connect people with resources that could save their lives
Click here to download this card. Email it- send it in a text - post it on social media - share it!
A new series of Memphis Says NO MORE messages is rolling on MATA buses with exterior and interior signage
You can afford to flee
Finding housing and a safe space to go when leaving a domestic violence situation is difficult enough. Add in the current stay-at-home orders and the closing of safe spaces such as churches for abused people to go, it may seem there are no options. The folks at  created this guide including ways to finance a move and how to develop a plan of action.
From the safety of your car - follow the trail
Enjoy The Memphis Women's Legacy Trail - and learn about groundbreaking local women - from the safety of your own car. Follow this link to learn more.
Keep Messages of Help and Hope Going
Helping battered and abused adults and children find safety and rescue is possible. 

Share the card at the top of this newsletter with all you know - it includes information of local agencies dedicated to hope and healing for victims and survivors of intimate partner violence and child abuse.

And take a minute now to donate to the Memphis Area Women’s Council . Simply scroll to the bottom of the page and click the yellow "donate" button. Keep this messaging going, farther and farther, and all the time.

Your donation of $60 or $100 or more will help make that happen.

Our world is not free of the novel coronavirus – and we are certainly not free of domestic violence and sexual assault.

click here to support the Women's Council today