Sharing Our Stories, StrongHearts 2020 Year-End Report
In a year when a global pandemic has impacted every aspect of daily life, it became critical that those who need us know that we continue to be available to answer their call. Outreach continues on a national scale and takes a Native-centered approach that focuses on the message that Native victim-survivors can trust StrongHearts and find healing by connecting with an advocate.
The StrongHearts team transitioned to fully remote work in March 2020 without any disruption in services. StrongHearts Native Helpline was able to provide domestic, dating and sexual violence advocacy services throughout the pandemic. Additionally, we expanded advocacy services to include Chat Advocacy, allowing those who felt less safe making a phone call to chat with us online.
Read more about StrongHearts 2020 year in their year-end report