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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
January 1999

New Challenges for the Battered Women's Movement: Building Collaborations and Improving Public Policy for Poor Women

Author(s): Susan Schechter
This paper advocates the adoption of an agenda that recognizes the importance of safety, justice and economic resources for women and their families and urges that advocates pay particular attention to the concerns and interests of poor women.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
January 1999

The Multilingual Access Model: A Model for Outreach and Services in Non-English Speaking Communities

Author(s): Beckie Masaki, Mimi Kim, Christy Chung
This project recruited and trained bicultural-bilingual advocates from area ethnic communities to provide assistance to victims and initiate outreach and awareness activities in their communities. Assistance to 6 provide
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  • General Material
January 1999

Community Development & Sexual Violence Prevention: Creating Partnerships for Social Change

Author(s): Gayle M Stringer
Created to assist community-based sexual assault programs with community development initiatives. Its theoretical basis is the work of Loftquist in 'The Technology of Prevention Workbook: A Leadership Development Program.'
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  • General Material
January 1999

Sexual Assault Prevention Resource Manual

Author(s): Gayle M Stringer
This manual provides community sexual assault programs with a rationale for implementing a social change/community development model for prevention programming. Contains practical examples of tools and instruments used by leaders in the prevention field.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
January 1999

Media Outreach Made Easy: An Advocate's Guide to Working With the Press

Author(s): Vicki Cuscino, Pam Shea
This document provides basic information on the many ways to use the media to disseminate messages about domestic violence to the American public. A set of sample media materials is included.
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  • General Material
January 1999

Averting The Campus Date Rape Drug Crisis: Seven Solutions For Colleges, Law Enforcement and Medical Professionals

Author(s): Jim Ryan
The book offers guidelines and checklists to use in implementing a proactive and comprehensive response to date rape crimes on college campuses.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
January 1999

The Austin Community Domestic Violence Project: A Blueprint for Raising Community Awareness and Promoting Local Action

Author(s): Olga Becker, Gloria Lewis, Kathleen Monahan
Describes a community organizing project that worked within an African American community to mobilize and train citizen leaders and business gatekeepers to safely and effectively intervene in domestic violence cases and raise neighborhood awareness.
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  • General Material
January 1999

Coordinated Community Response to Stop Violence Against Native Women

This publication describes effective collaborations between battered women's shelters and several community entities.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 1999

A Place to Start: A Resource Kit for Preventing Sexual Violence

The Minnesota Center for Crime Victim Services and the Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault, along with a workgroup of various MN sexual violence prevention organizations, agencies and individuals created this kit to support community sexual violence prevention efforts.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
January 1999

Organizing College Campuses Against Dating Abuse

Author(s): Marilyn Best, Debbie Nelson
This publication provides information and assistance to staff in higher education and/or domestic violence programs who are interested in developing a comprehensive response to dating abuse as it affects students on college campuses.
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  • General Material
October 1998

Overcoming Cultural Barriers in Working with Immigrant Battered Women

This document suggests service providers to become familiar with the laws that affect immigrant women, to develop multi-lingual and multi-cultural staff and develop contacts with people from diverse cultures in their communities.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
August 1998

Child Custody and Visitation Decisions in Domestic Violence Cases: Legal Trends, Research Findings, and Recommendations

Author(s): Daniel G. Saunders
This document highlights some of the legal and cultural trends surrounding custody and visitation decisions and identifies a strong need to consider more carefully the dynamics of domestic violence in these decisions.