Referral systems taught to community leaders to immediately protect victims

August 15, 2019 // Leave a Comment

Community advocates for women and children protection against all forms of violence and those who care for persons with disabilities (PWDs) were oriented on April 15-18, 2009 about systematic referral system to increase access from government and non-government agencies’ humanitarian services. This support mechanism will be available for those who experience rape, sexual assault, domestic violence, exploitation, stalking, verbal abuse, and economic abuses for survivors to be safely assisted and given care for their psychological and emotional welfare. Discussed referral system is inclusive of the system within local government’s committee against violence on women; healthcare providers; and, municipal social welfare and…