Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women & Girls

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Resources for Survivors

If you or a loved one are in immediate danger, dial 911. 

  • Rape Abuse Incest National Network: 1-800-656-4673 (HOPE) or go to www.rainn.org
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 (SAFE) or go to www.ndvh.org
  • Strong Hearts Native Helpline: 1-844-762-8483 www.strongheartshelpline.org
  • Native Women’s Society of the Great Plains: 605-200-2699 
  • First Nations Women’s Alliance: 701-662-3380

Resources for Education

What is MMIW?

MMIW stands for Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women. This epidemic is also referred to by the abbreviations MMIWG & MMIWG2S, standing for Missing & Murdered Women & Girls and Missing & Murdered Women, Girls, and 2-Spirit People, respectively. 

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