October 2020 Stall Talk
UH HILO Student Health & Wellness Programs
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
ʻŌlelo Noʻeau #507
"He ʻaʻaliʻi kū makani mai au; ʻaʻohe makani nāna e kulaʻi."
"I am a wind resisting ʻaʻaliʻi; no gale can push me over."
1 in 5 UH Hilo students reported experiencing domestic and dating violence.
UH Hilo & Hawaiʻi CC Domestic Violence Virtual Summit
October 9, 16, & 23 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Open to all student, faculty, and staff
Stand with us and engage with campus and community leaders as we learn to ʻauamo kuleana, malama each other, and keep our campuses safe!
Pre-registration required, so register now!
Students eligible for swag bags and prizes
Opening remarks by Chancellor Irwin and Chancellor Solemass, presentations by Hawaii County Prosecutor's Office, DVAC, HSCADV, CFS, Office of Institutional Equity, Men of Strength and more!
ʻAuamo kuleana - It is our responsibility
Follow @uhhilocape for updates on the DV Summit!
DV and Sexual Assault Outreach Resources
Recognizing Abusive Behaviors
- Possessiveness: controlling your actions & limiting privacy
- Excessive jealousy & insecurity
- Emotional instability & volatility, explosive temper
- Isolation from family and friends
- Physical harm, & threats of harm
National Outreach Resources
- National Domestic Violence Hotline:
- 1 (800) 799-SAFE (7233), TTY 1 (800) 787-3224
- National Deaf Domestic Violence Hotline Videophone:
- (855) 812-1001
- The Trevor Project (LGBTQ Youth) Phone:
- (866) 488-7386
- Trans Lifeline Hotline:
- 1 (877) 565-8860
Support A Survivor
- Believe them.
- Remind them that they are not alone.
- Ask about their immediate safety.
- Avoid judgement.
- Respect their decisions.
- Get them connected to resources and support.
In the face of adversity, I will stand unyielding
In an emergency:
Call 911 or
(808) 974-7911 (x7911 campus phone)
Crisis Line of Hawaiʻi:
(Available 24-hours, 7 days a week)
Hawaiʻi Crisis Text Line:
Text "ALOHA" to 741741
YWCA 24-hour Sexual Assault Hotline:
Student Medical Services :
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