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To SurvivorS:

We believe you.

We are trauma-informed.

We have connections for you.

You are not alone.

We will speak on your behalf.

Sincerely,

The Isabel Leadership Team

To supporters

We trust you.

We believe you can be trauma-informed.

We have lessons for you.

You are not alone.

We will speak on your behalf.

Sincerely,

The Isabel Leadership Team

Recommended survivor resources (Austin Based)

If you are experiencing a current threat…

Contact The SAFE Alliance: Stop Abuse For Everyone

  • Advocacy and crisis intervention/face-to-face emotional support is available Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 512.267.7233 for more information.

  • SAFE’s 24/7 confidential SAFEline is available for victims of [sexual maltreatment] Call 512.267.7233. Text: 737.888.7233

    (Source: The SAFE Alliance: Stop Abuse For Everyone)

If your mental health is suffering…

Contact NAMI Austin: National Alliance On Mental Illness

If you are ready to advocate for others…

Contact TAASA: Texas Association Against Sexual [Maltreatment]

recommended Supporter action steps

Take one of our assessments:

Forward one of our open letters:

Read one of our reports:

Book our training program for your team:

If you are ready to advocate for others…

Contact TAASA: Texas Association Against Sexual [Maltreatment]

Note on Child Safety & Direct Action:

  • If you are in a safe place to make a phone call and need to report child abuse, please call: 1.800.252.5400. (Source: The SAFE Alliance: Stop Abuse For Everyone)

 

STATEMENT OF EXPECTATIONS:

The Isabel community was created by Anna Westbrook, who is an adult survivor of childhood sexual abuse. She also has over 15 years of teaching experience and a background in educational management and professional development. As such, she has a unique perspective through which to recommend resources for your team. Please note that Anna Westbrook is not a counselor, therapist or legal advisor. Rather, she is a survivor, artist and communications consultant with a proven history of changing culture. The resources above were generated to provide opportunities for you to connect with experts and should not be taken as legal or wellness advice.