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September 2015

Survivors in the Margins: The Invisibility of Violence Against Older Women

Author(s): Cailin Crockett, Bonnie Brandl, Firoza Chic Dabby
Examining the impact of generational and aging factors on how older women experience IPV, we assert that the VAW field may be overlooking a wider population of survivors than previously thought.
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January 2015

Reciprocal Advancement: Building Linkages Between Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Author(s): Leah Aldridge
This report explores how the fields of domestic violence and sexual assault are “linked-yet-distinct” and highlights opportunities to partner, collaborate, and better serve survivors.
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January 2015

Hardy Girls, Healthy Women

This website provides resources to support girls in promoting self-esteem within external environments. It includes information on curriculum on ally behaviors for grades 2-8.
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January 2015

Why Opposing Hyper-Incarceration Should be Central to the Work of the Anti-Domestic Violence Movement

Author(s): Donna Cooker, Ahjané D. Macquoid
This law review advances the argument that activists working to combat domestic violence should advocate against the current system of mass incarceration.
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January 2015

NCAVP Intimate Partner Violence Report Toolkit

This toolkit is designed to bring attention to the fact that these resources for LGBTQ survivors of violence do exist, and that LGBTQ people have a right to services that are culturally specific and safe for them. 
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January 2015

The Freechild Project: Supporting Youth Who Change the World Since 2001 Guide to Social Change Led By and With Young People

This websites includes a collection of youth-led activities for social change.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
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October 2014

Celebrating the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act (FVPSA) 30th Anniversary

This commemorative webinar celebrates the far-reaching impact of FVPSA, the first Federal commitment to creating a pathway to safety for survivors of domestic violence and their children.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
September 2014

Sheltering Transgender Women: Providing Welcoming Services

Author(s): Michael Munson
This Technical Assistance Guidance highlights effective strategies for integrating trans women into shelter, building on the knowledge that most shelter staff and allied professionals have already developed practice, familiarity, and skill in providing shelter services to women.
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January 2014

The Right to (Trans) Parent: A Reproductive Justice Approach to Reproductive Rights, Fertility, and Family-Building Issues Facing Transgender People

Author(s): Laura Nixon
This article uses reproductive justice principles to provide new entry points for LGBT advocates and reproductive health and rights advocates to build alliances around gender, sexuality, and reproduction by highlighting opportunities for reproductive justice advocates to engage on reproductive health and rights issues facing transgender people.
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January 2014

School Girls Unite: Activist Gameplan

School Girls Unite seeks “to tackle prejudice against girls worldwide and expand their freedom and opportunities through education and leadership.”
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September 2013

Trauma-Informed Approaches: Federal Activities and Initiatives: A Working Document, Second Report

In the past decade, it has become increasingly clear that addressing trauma requires a multi-agency, multi-pronged approach. Public education, prevention, early identification, and effective trauma assessment and treatment are all necessary to break the cycle of trauma and violence. Significant progress has been made in creating organizational cultures based on knowledge of trauma and its impact (trauma-informed approaches), strategies to prevent or reduce rates of violence and trauma, and effective treatment interventions (trauma-specific treatments).
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April 2013

#FemFuture: Online Revolution

Author(s): Courtney E. Martin, Vanessa Valenti
In this report, the authors build on a 2012 convening where 21 writers, activists, and educators who work in the online feminist landscape came together to discuss their needs, desires, and hopes for the online feminist future.