Guideline for establishing the first contact with disabled women victims of violence.
The handbook includes different aspects to be considered by services offering support for women, which are specifically related to women with learning difficulties and handicaps. It gives guidelines how to behave on the first contact, what should be considered if they come to a shelter (such as blind or deaf women).
Aims and objectives
To give information for organisations working with women victims of violence in order to improve the accessibility of services for women victims of violence.
National Association of Women's Counseling and Rape Crisis Programs (Bundesverband Frauenberatungsstellen und Frauennotrufe (bff)); Association of Women's Shelters (Frauenhauskoordinierung e.V. (FHK)); German Network of WomenLesbians and Girls with Disabilities (Weibernetz e.V. );
Nuts code: DE