Hi, I'm Lou. I’m your companion on your journey towards a self-determined life.
You may have experienced violence yourself or may want to support someone who has. No matter your questions or worries: I am here to help. Because sometimes you just need somebody by your side who guides your way.
I have answers to your questions –
or I can show you someone who does
Whatever you personally need right now, it’s my mission to help you on your personal journey. If you like, I can suggest where you can go and who to ask in your area. I can also give you advice that can help you both practically and emotionally.
when I say “for everyone”, I mean it
Since every situation is different, it is important to me to make sure that my support is intersectional, inclusive, and sensitive towards discrimination and accessibility. To effectively fight against domestic and sexual violence, we must consider the unique ways it can affect people that are additionally disenfranchised and marginalized. Marginalized people of any kind are most often and uniquely subjected to violence, yet also experience the most challenges trying to access the information, resources and care they need.
I keep these problems in mind when I help you. Do you have concerns or want to give me feedback or criticism? I’m always open to your perspective and input: