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January 2003

Understanding Sexual Violence Using a Public Health Model

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This issue presents an overview of resources and articles that provide insight to those seeking to understand sexual violence utilizing the public health model.
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January 2003

Intimate Partner Homicide

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This issue of the NIJ Journal focuses on the topic of intimate partner homicide.
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  • Training Tools
January 2003

Making Allies, Making Friends

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This curriculum provides over 30 classroom sessions to help young people build healthy multi-cultural communities and prevent violence.
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  • NRCDV Publications
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January 2003

Developing Culturally-Relevant Responses to Domestic Abuse: Asha Family Services, Inc.

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Documents the development and growth of the first and only recognized culturally-specific family violence intervention and prevention program in Wisconsin which employs methods specific to serving African American families.
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January 2003

Enough and yet Not Enough: An Educational Resource Manual on Domestic Violence Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities in Washington State

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This educational resource manual on domestic violence advocacy for persons with disabilities was developed to enhance the skills of community based domestic violence advocates.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
January 2003

Forging New Collaborations Between Domestic Violence Programs, Child Welfare Services and Communities of Color

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Over 100 domestic violence and sexual assault activists of color participated in these focus groups. The report includes highlights from their conversations regarding issues, barriers & recommendations for battered women of color with children.
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January 2003

Transitioning Our Shelters: A Guide to Making Homeless Shelters Safe for Transgender People

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This guide is specifically directed towards homeless shelters, but it has important information and suggestions that can be used by DV shelters serving transgender individuals.
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November 2002

Dating Violence Youth Education Package

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Developed for educators and others working with youth as one option to address dating violence in schools. It includes background information, lesson plans, educator sheets, student surveys and handouts, as well as a poster in both English and Spanish.
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November 2002

Individual-Systemic Violence: Disabled Women's Standpoint

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This article explores reasons for the systemic omission of women with disabilities from mainstream research and from services addressing non-disabled women's experiences.
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November 2002

Model Protocol on Services for Limited English Proficient Immigrant and Refugee Victims of Domestic Violence

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This resource outlines protocol for working with LEP survivors of domestic violence. It also contains answers to frequently asked questions, and has articles that cover working well with interpreters, basic dos and don'ts of advocacy with LEP clients, and a know your rights sheet for immigrants and refugees.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
October 2002

Integrating Anti-Poverty Work into Domestic Violence Advocacy: Iowa's Experience

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This document describes how the Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ICADV) approached integrating economic advocacy into its work in order to better respond to the financial concerns of battered women and their families.
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September 2002

Campus Sexual Assault Resource and Information Sharing Toolkit

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Compilation of resources and tools from a gathering of students, campus program coordinators, campus police, and local rape crisis centers in WA State to share ideas and learn about campus initiatives to address sexual assault.