(KFOR NEWS April 7, 2020) The risk of domestic abuse at a time when Nebraskans are more socially isolated than usual. Lynne Lange, Executive Director of the Nebraska Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence, joined the Governor at today’s press event. She highlighted resources available to abuse survivors, along with the steps Nebraska shelters have taken to better serve survivors during the pandemic.
Gov. Ricketts: Domestic Abuse Vigilance
o National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
o Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)
o National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline: 1-866-331-9474
o Nebraska Family Helpline (888) 866-8660
o National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
o Disaster Distress Helpline (800) 985-5990
Lynne Lange: Domestic Abuse Vigilance
April 6th through the 12th is Public Health Week in Nebraska. Full video of Monday’s press briefing is available by clicking here.
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