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Results displayed are grouped first by VAWnet Special Collections then by individual related materials. For assistance in locating a resource, use our online contact form.

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  • General Material
May 2016

Hispanic/Latino Clients: Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program

This infographic includes statistics on HIV rates in Latino communities and addresses major barriers to adequate healthcare, such as low income status and lack of health insurance coverage.
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  • General Material
April 2016

HIV and Intimate Partner Violence among Asian American and Pacific Islander Women

Author(s): Amina Abbas
This fact sheet raises awareness about the nexus of HIV and IPV, analyzes factors contributing to elevated risk for Asian American and Pacific Islander women and girls, and contextualizes cultural barriers.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
April 2016

Responding to the Long-term Needs of Adult Children Exposed to Domestic Violence: Exploring the connection to suicide risk

Author(s): Ericka Kimball, Casey Keene
This Technical Assistance Guidance, a product of the Adult Children Exposed to Domestic Violence (ACE-DV) Leadership Forum, explores the connection between exposure to domestic violence in childhood and, among other consequences, the risk for suicide in adulthood.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
March 2016

Domestic Violence Clinical Presentation

Author(s): Lynn Barkley Burnett
This article provides guidance around what to look for when screening patients for abuse in a clinical setting, including detailed descriptions of characteristic physical injuries.
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  • General Material
March 2016

Conservation and Birth Control: A Controversial Mix?

Author(s): Roz Evans
This article explains how, in addition to meeting some of the need for family planning in order to reduce pressure on the environment, conservation groups have also become interested in providing health services as a way of gaining communities’ trust and opening up discourse to engage them in conservation practices.
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  • General Material
March 2016

My Body, My Rights

This toolkit includes information about sexual and reproductive rights (SRR) violations in Ireland, Tunisia, and Burkina Faso; actions and strategies to defend SRR; and ideas for action to promote SRR in your own community.
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  • General Material
January 2016

LGBTQ Inclusivity in the Medical Setting

This tip sheet offers guidance to medical settings for providing health care that is respectful and responsive to the diverse needs of LGBTQ youth.
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  • General Material
January 2016

Ethical and safety recommendations for intervention research on violence against women

These recommendations have been developed to help answer questions specific to conducting research on health-based interventions to prevent and respond to VAW. This resource is intended to build on the findings of WHO's "Putting Women First" publication.
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  • General Material
January 2016

Healthcare Toolbox

This toolbox provides resources and information to providers to help children and families cope with illness and injury. It provides the basics of trauma informed care.
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  • General Material
December 2015

45 Words You Should Know: HIV/AIDS

An interactive graphic guide to all of the terminology, slang, abbreviations and acronyms needed to communicate about HIV/AIDS. A guide for those who are new to discussing HIV/AIDS.
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  • General Material
December 2015

Gender-based violence and HIV across the life course: adopting a sexual rights framework to include older women

Author(s): Bergen Cooper , Cailin Crockett
Building on sexual rights scholarship, this paper argues for an approach to public health interventions for GBV and HIV that acknowledges older women – their sexuality, sexual agency, and activity – so that health providers and advocates acknowledge and serve older survivors.
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  • General Material
November 2015

Premium Tax Credit Information & Resources

These materials are designed to provide general information about available financial assistance to help cover the cost of health insurance, specifically the premium tax credits.