PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT

Mediterranea Saving Human

The team of Mediterranea Saving Humans s offers to the community the support of a team of professionals for psychological assistance. The service is available every day from 10.30 AM to 19.30 PM. National reference: Francesco 392 89 59 198. Team references Sicilia: Irene 3318068282, Stefania 347 1758319, Ivana 328 8314395

The team also offers a free psychological support service dedicated to all health professionals active every day from 07:30 to 11:30 PM at the following numbers: Francesco 392 89 59 198, Cecilia 333 999 5761, Alessandra 329 20 92 703 and Cecilia 328 85 39 929.


FOR WOMEN VICTIMS OF VIOLENCE

Centro Antiviolenza Thamaia Call 095 7223990 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9:00 AM to 01:00 PM and Thursdays from 12:00 to 04:00 PM. The association also created a channel on Telegram where you can share stories/texts: https://www.thamaia.org/storie-al-telefono-liniziativa-di-solidarieta-digitale-su-telegram/

Associazione Penelope Via Sardo n.20, visit the website www.associazionepenelope.it

Numero verde Antiviolenza 1522 The number is available h24. Use 1522 app (on iOS and Android) to chat, at any time, with the operators and ask for help.

And the app YOUPOL to report domestic violence by transmitting real-time messages or geo-localized images to police operators. The campaign “mascherina 1522” is taking place, launched by the Commissione Pari Opportunità della Camera, along with pharmacies and other health, a code which allows victims to ask for help in a concise manner simply by pronouncing the code at a pharmacy or at any health facility or on the phone. A formula that makes it clear to every interlocutor (pharmacist, merchant, acquaintance, etc.) that you need help and that there is an urgent need to make an alert to law enforcement.

App “my tutela” https://www.mytutela.app/ is available free for quarantine. Enter the number of the molester. From that moment on, every phone call or message is automatically set aside and stored, sorted from a chronological point of view, in order to define the stalker’s path. «In the Italian Public Prosecutors it has often been found the difficulty to demonstrate, with evidence usable in the courtrooms, the violent action also from the psychological point of stalker. (…)»” (from article of the Messaggero of 22 March 2020)


LGBT SUPPORT

Queers Catania offers a psychological counselling service with the possibility of Skype appointments. You can write to sportello.queersct@gmail.com or contact 333 9689366 on Tuesday from 01:00 to 05:00 PM or Thursday from 05:00 to 09:00 PM.

Agedo Catania offers a service of solidarity and help to homosexual people and families. Contact 340.26.33.502. Email: graziellapuglisi@hotmail.it