How to Support

It can be hard to know what to say or do when someone you care about is going through a difficult time and struggling with emotions like confusion, anger, guilt, sadness, or fear. All of the resources within this Support section are relevant to anyone going through this process, though we invite you to look at the subsections tailored to more specific scenarios and find one that best suits your position. If you are seeking help or support as a survivor yourself, please see the CavCare interactive guide for resources and guidance.

Remember, the investigation process can take a long time; the person you care about will be going through this for a while. Within this section you will find a variety of ideas on how you can best support both them and yourself through this process.

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