Information DVD on domestic violence for hearing impaired and deaf women
The DVD includes a short film where information is provided through sign language, in order to reach women with hearing difficulties. It wants to make aware of the rights of women and supporting inititatives, as well as consulting institutes specialised in providing help for deaf women.
Also, they are informed of the possibility to reach the police via sms. Additionaly, some shelters received financing for technical equipment for deaf women. Also, personal in the shelters are teached the language signs, in order to better communicate with these women.
Aims and objectives
The aim is to increase awareness for women with disabilities on their rights and of supporting structures.
Results and impact
1000 DVD have been produced. Also, the film is downloadable online.
Berliner Interventionszentrale bei häuslicher Gewalt - BIG e.V.
Nuts code: BE3