DEAF UNITY can use your financial support. By making a donation, you are supporting the general operations of the agency. It’s an easy, effective way to make a difference! The community’s financial support allows DEAF UNITY to provide these essential services:
- Hotline services
- Peer support services
- Advocacy services (providing and explaining information on domestic violence/ sexual assault, and Power and Control; victim accompaniment in civil and criminal court proceedings and emergency medical appointments; short term and long term services to support Deaf victims’ healing and safety; arrangements with a local shelter)
- Community education
- IN OUR LIVING ROOM workshop series for Deaf women
- Training of interpreters to increase their knowledge and competence to interpret in domestic violence and sexual assault situations
DEAF UNITY can also use your financial support with the development of new services and programs for Deaf and hard of hearing teens in Wisconsin, such as a teen hotline service, and prevention education.