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Do Welfare and IDA Program Policies Affect Asset Holdings?

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Minimal research has examined the affect of public assistance rules on saving and asset accumulation among low-income families.
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UNFPA Strategy and Framework of Action to Addressing Gender Based Violence 2008-2011

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This framework identifies eight priority areas in which UNFPA should strategically direct programming to address gender based violence.
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Fact Sheet: Domestic Violence and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Relationships

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A fact sheet about domestic violence among the LGBT population that includes information on the power and control wheel for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans relationships, information on survivors, types of abuse, transgender abuse, HIV/AIDS related abuse and barriers to seeking services.
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Workers' Rights Information

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This webpage provides comprehensive information about immigrant workers’ rights, including employment eligibility, discrimination, E-Verify, and more.
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Domestic Child Sex Trafficking and the Juvenile Justice System

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This paper outlines the need to identify child victims of sex trafficking prior to their arrest for juvenile prostitution and the need for appropriate services and safeguards for these victims.
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Raising Our Voices: Queer Asian Women's Response to Relationship Violence

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This resource includes recommendations to improve services to battered Asian women, a one-pager on Prejudice/Privilege/Oppression and Domestic Violence and a National Directory for Queer Asian Resources.
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Enhancing Dental Professionals' Response to Domestic Violence

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This folio notes that seventy-five percent of domestic violence-related physical injuries are concentrated around the head, neck, and mouth. The folio also provides specialized tools for dental professionals on screening and responding to domestic violence.
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Framework for Developing School Policies to Address Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault and Stalking

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This guide will assist schools and school districts in developing comprehensive policies addressing healthy relationships and abuse intervention and response.
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Special for Immigrant Women

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The article suggest that the immigrant women ask for interpreter when seeking help, leave clear phone messages when calling for help, and to not to give up if the person they contact the first time is not helpful. Available in both English and Spanish.  
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Activities Guide: Enhancing and Practicing Executive Function Skills with Children from Infancy to Adolescence

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This guide describes a variety of activities and games that offer ways for adults to support and strengthen executive function and self-regulation in children.
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Lessons from Literature

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This website provides free resources to help teachers incorporate violence prevention lessons into existing curricula. It suggests ways to use books and material already used in the classroom to facilitate discussion and build awareness about physical, verbal and sexual abuse.
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Working with LGBTQ Youth: LGBTQ Inclusivity Tipsheets

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Created for adult professionals working with youth, this tipsheet series address how to create a safe(r), friendly environment in multiple settings by intentionally practicing LGBTQ inclusivity.