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  • General Material
January 2014

Bridging The Gap: Increasing Financial Stability For Low-Wage Workers

This toolkit was designed to assist nonprofit human service organizations help their low-wage, frontline employees access work supports. The work supports to which this toolkit refers are government programs that help low-income working families make ends meet by providing financial or in-kind assistance.
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  • General Material
January 2014

Summary of U.S. State Laws Related to Advocate Confidentiality

This chart summarizes laws around when communication is protected (i.e., is privileged or confidential) between domestic or sexual violence victims and advocates, and defines various advocate roles and types of communication.
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  • General Material
January 2014

Principles and Practices for Nonprofit Excellence: A guide for nonprofit staff and board members

This guide provides specific guidelines for individual organizations to evaluate and improve their operations, governance, human resources, advocacy, financial management, and fundraising.
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  • General Material
January 2014

Primary Prevention Capacity Assessment Tool

Author(s): Sandra Ortega
The purpose of this self-assessment tool is to assist programs in developing Training and Technical Assistance opportunities that focus on the priority needs of the service providers for building primary prevention and evaluation capacity.
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  • General Material
June 2013

When Crisis Strikes: A Toolkit for Critical Incident Response and Management

PCADV developed this toolkit to help domestic violence programs navigate a crisis situation – a homicide, suicide, natural death, accident or fire – that could disrupt services, distress staff and shelter residents, and attract unwanted media and public interest.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
October 2012

Outcome Evaluation for DV Programs #6: How Can We Make Our Evaluation Findings Work for Us?

Author(s): Eleanor Lyon, Cris M. Sullivan
This brief document discusses how outcome evaluation can be used both internally and externally by domestic violence programs, how to share information with others, and how to use findings to justify or support services. The content of this series of Outcome Evaluation Issues Briefs is drawn from a 2007 NRCDV publication entitled "Outcome Evaluation Strategies for Domestic Violence Services Programs Receiving FVPSA Funding: A Practical Guide," authored by Eleanor Lyon, PhD and Cris Sullivan, PhD.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
October 2012

Outcome Evaluation for DV Programs #3: How Do We Attend to Safety, Confidentiality and Diversity?

Author(s): Eleanor Lyon, Cris M. Sullivan
Before even beginning any evaluation efforts, all programs should consider three important issues: (1) how you will protect the confidentiality and safety of the survivors providing you information, (2) how to be respectful when gathering and using information, and (3) how you will address issues of diversity in your evaluation plan.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
October 2012

Outcome Evaluation for DV Programs #4: Outcomes Evaluation - What Effects Are We Having?

Author(s): Eleanor Lyon, Cris M. Sullivan
This brief document describes the difference between outcome and process evaluation, distinctions between goals, objectives, and outcomes, and how to select outcomes that make sense for domestic violence programs. The content of this series of Outcome Evaluation Issues Briefs is drawn from a 2007 NRCDV publication entitled "Outcome Evaluation Strategies for Domestic Violence Services Programs Receiving FVPSA Funding: A Practical Guide," authored by Eleanor Lyon, PhD and Cris Sullivan, PhD.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
October 2012

Outcome Evaluation for DV Programs #1: Why Should We Want to Evaluate Our Work?

Author(s): Eleanor Lyon, Cris M. Sullivan
This brief document describes the benefits of evaluating domestic violence services by responding to popular reasons for resisting such efforts. The content of this series of Outcome Evaluation Issues Briefs is drawn from a 2007 NRCDV publication entitled "Outcome Evaluation Strategies for Domestic Violence Services Programs Receiving FVPSA Funding: A Practical Guide," authored by Eleanor Lyon, PhD and Cris Sullivan, PhD.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
October 2012

Outcome Evaluation for DV Programs #5: How Do We Approach Gathering, Maintaining and Analyzing Data?

Author(s): Eleanor Lyon, Cris M. Sullivan
This brief document provides general guidelines for using samples with special considerations for shelters, groups, and advocacy; reviews protocols for data collection; and provides recommendations for data storage, entry, and analysis. The content of this series of Outcome Evaluation Issues Briefs is drawn from a 2007 NRCDV publication entitled "Outcome Evaluation Strategies for Domestic Violence Services Programs Receiving FVPSA Funding: A Practical Guide," authored by Eleanor Lyon, PhD and Cris Sullivan, PhD.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
October 2012

Outcome Evaluation for DV Programs #2: What is the Difference Between Research and Evaluation and Between Process and Outcome Evaluation?

Author(s): Eleanor Lyon, Cris M. Sullivan
This brief document describes the key distinctions between research and evaluation and describes the utility of each for domestic violence programs. The content of this series of Outcome Evaluation Issues Briefs is drawn from a 2007 NRCDV publication entitled "Outcome Evaluation Strategies for Domestic Violence Services Programs Receiving FVPSA Funding: A Practical Guide," authored by Eleanor Lyon, PhD and Cris Sullivan, PhD.
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  • General Material
September 2012

Universal Design Factsheet

This factsheet provides information on the importance of universal design, or designing for the largest audience possible.