has the right to be protected - wherever they are
Across Canada, many people are alone and vulnerable every day. Those fleeing domestic violence, hitchhiking, working in the sex trade, and dealing with the effects of mental illness, addictions, and homelessness are particularly at risk. Aware360, BC SafetyLink, Technology Helps, and Telelink partnered to provide at-risk populations with the safety they need to be able to get through their day and can help if they’re in danger. Through the use of smartphone app and round-the-clock monitoring, clients can call for help anywhere, anytime.
The Safer Communities Initiative has launched in various communities across Canada - find out how this program is helping at-risk people.