Advocacy


Emergency? Dial 911 if you need safety now

Our advocates are available for support

24 hour text/FaceTime 651-280-7878 • [email protected]

VP 651-829-9089 • Facebook Messenger


Or call the Minnesota DayOne Crisis Line 

Tel: 1-866-223-1111 • Text: 612-399-9995 • online chat


Are you being hurt? Are you worried about your relationship or someone you care about?

Statewide services

We offer support and advocacy services in ASL to survivors and secondary survivors of domestic violence/intimate partner violence, sexual violence, harassment, exploitation and general crime.

Survivor-centered

Providing comprehensive and individualized services that prioritize each survivor’s rights, needs, and wishes.

Resources for safety

Accessing housing, financial, immigration, legal, medical and social resources to live a life free from violence. Browse list of resources

Information and training

Education for the community, individuals and professionals on violence in the Deaf* community, accessibility issues, interpreting, healthy relationships and more.

Collaboration

Partnering with community members and other programs to provide more options, resources and trainings.

Protective orders

Assisting with writing and filing protective orders in any county in Minnesota.

Address confidentiality enrollment

Certified to enroll qualified individuals in Minnesota’s Safe at Home address confidentiality program.

How you can help

The little things make a difference: donate new or gently used self care items, toys, gift and gas cards, or volunteer your skills and time!


Contact us

  • [email protected]
  • VP 651-829-9089
  • 24 hour text 651-280-7878
  • FaceTime 651-280-7878
  • Glide @ThinkSelfAdvocates
  • Facebook messenger

 

Resources

Our advocates are here to help you navigate complicated and often stressful legal and government systems. We have listed some resources you may find helpful.

Cornerstone & ThinkSelf

We work closely with Day One of Cornerstone to ensure Deaf and hard of hearing survivors seeking safety and services have full access to a wide range of options.