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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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Special Collection
January 2017

Preventing and Responding to Teen Dating Violence

Author(s): Patty Branco
This Special Collection of resources emphasizes collaborative and multilevel approaches to the prevention of and response to teen dating violence. Recent updates include additional resources for teachers and school-based professionals and a new section to support the efforts of pregnancy prevention advocates and adolescent sexual health practitioners in addressing adolescent relationship abuse.
Special Collection
July 2016

Fostering Resilience, Respect & Healthy Growth in Childhood and Beyond

Author(s): Ericka Kimball, Casey Keene
This Special Collection offers resources that promote strategies for creating environments where children can thrive with a particular focus on enhancing capacity for resilience across the lifespan.
Special Collection
September 2011

Building Collaborations Between Healthy Marriage & Relationship Education and Domestic Violence Programs

This Special Collection is designed to help practitioners, administrators and advocates in the fields of HMRE and DV - as well as those interested in these fields - understand and learn about the overlapping and complementary goals of each field, and to build bridges in order to effectively address and respond to domestic violence and promote safe and healthy relationships.
Special Collection
August 2011

Models in Prevention: CDC's DELTA Program

Nearly one decade after the CDC initiated the DELTA Program, there is a strong foundation of information and lessons learned regarding promising practices in the primary prevention of intimate partner violence. This collection highlights the successes of this program and its grantees, providing materials to support replication of these efforts across the United States and globally.

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  • General Material
January 2017

Teen Dating Violence: NIJ-Funded Research

This webpage includes links to various NIJ-funded research studies examining the nature, characteristics and extent of dating violence.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 2017

The Ambassador Toolkit: Take Action Against Teen Dating Violence

This toolkit highlights resources and activities young people can use to spread awareness and start conversations around teen dating violence in their schools and communities. It is also a great tool for educators and community leaders to use in their existing work with youth.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 2017

Toolkit for Education Leaders: Your Campus Can Be Ready

This toolkit offers resources for education leaders to take the first steps toward equipping students with the skills they need for relationships based on equality and respect. 
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  • General Material
December 2016

Special Collections: For Teens

This Special Collection developed by the National Indigenous Women's Resource Center provides information and resources on teen dating violence within Native communities.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
March 2016

Safe Dates Program

This webpage provides information about Safe Dates program, which is a school based program for young people in 8th and 9th grades which aims to prevent teen dating violence.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
February 2016

Exploring Youth Activism in our Movement: Experiences and Lessons from Youth Leaders

Author(s): Ivonne Ortiz
On this 30 minute podcast Nalleli Castro Montoya, Latin@ Peer Youth Educator from Casa de Esperanza and Lumarie Orozco, National Trainer for the National Latino Network, talk about Casa de Esperanza’s peer education strategies to engage Latin@ youth in the efforts to eradicate dating violence.
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  • General Material
January 2016

LGBTQ Inclusivity in the School Setting

This tip sheet offers best practices for promoting LGBTQ inclusivity and visibility in school settings. 
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  • General Material
January 2016

Understanding Teen Dating Violence Fact Sheet

This fact sheet notes three types of dating abuses - physical, emotional, and sexual - and draws on research to show that teen dating violence is a public health problem. The fact sheet also presents CDC's approach to teen dating violence prevention.