Women's Foundation promotes hand signal to ask for help if at risk for domestic violence

If you see this sign on a video call, find out how to help with resources from the Canadian Women's Foundation.
By: Greggory Clark
April 21, 2020
Image courtesy of Canadian Women's Foundation

Home isolation can increase the risk of violence. If this is the case for you, the Canadian Women's Foundation suggests using this signal on a video call to ask for help, without leaving a trace.

If you see this signal, visit to find resources and tips for how to check in safely with someone who may be experiencing abuse.

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