Help

Resources for Immediate Support

CANADA & UNITED STATES
If you are in immediate danger call 911
Naseeha Helpline: For Muslim Youth, call or Text Naseeha Helpline if you are being bullied, are depressed, dealing with alcohol or drugs.
 Naseeha is anonymous, confidential, no judgement, toll-free 1-866-627-3342
Nisa Helpline: is a confidential, anonymous, non-judgmental helpline that provides free counselling to Muslim women across North America https://nisahelpline.com/
Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime https://crcvc.ca/links/
ShelterSafe.ca: is an online resource to help women in Canada and their children seeking safety from violence and abuse https://www.sheltersafe.ca/
Calgary & Area Child Advocacy Centre: provides resources and information about child abuse and how to respond in a helpful way if you suspect abuse https://calgarycac.ca/
Muslim Resource Centre for Social Support & Integration (MRCSSI), London, Canada: promotes family safety and well-being with a culturally integrative model. Offers counselling, social support and family-centred programs https://mrcssi.com/
There is #NOEXCUSEFORABUSE: Learn what you can do to support people living with abuse during social distancing https://www.knowabuse.ca/
Peaceful Families Project: is devoted to preventing domestic violence, with a particular focus on Muslim families of diverse cultural, ethnic and racial backgrounds https://www.peacefulfamilies.org/

List of Direct Service Providers:
https://www.peacefulfamilies.org/services-directory.html

Texas Muslim Women’s Foundation family violence hotline

972-880-4192

Social services and education:
https://tmwf.org/

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) hotline – USA

https://www.rainn.org/

National Sexual Violence Resource Center: list of community-based rape crisis centers across the United States:

https://www.nsvrc.org/find-help

United States Child Welfare Information Gateway

https://www.childwelfare.gov/

Male Survivor: support for men who have been abused

https://malesurvivor.org/

Facing Abuse in Community Environments (FACE): to report abuse committed by Muslim religious and community leaders

https://facetogether.org/
UNITED KINGDOM
If you are in immediate danger call 999

UK Muslim Women’s Helpline

https://www.mwnhelpline.co.uk/

List of helplines, counselling directory, rape crisis

https://www.mwnhelpline.co.uk/gethelp.php

National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC)

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/

Inspirited Minds: provides support for those who are suffering from mental health issues and their families

https://inspiritedminds.org.uk/get-help/

*The Hurma Project is supported by many generous donors including: Pillars Fund, Waraich Family, Mirza Family and El-Hibri Foundation.