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  • General Material
January 2015

Press Kit for Media Professionals: Reporting on Domestic Violence

This kit is for people in the media reporting on domestic violence. The kit provides education about what domestic violence is and how reporters can cover it in a way that is effective, accurate, and respectful to victims.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 2015

Workplace Toolkit

With only a few small steps, workplaces can help keep everyone safe and productive. Use the resources in this toolkit to help raise awareness, address employment issues and connect people in your workplace to the assistance they may need.
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  • General Material
January 2015

Power and Control Wheel for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans Relationships

This lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans relationship power and control wheel is adapted from the Power and Control and Equity Wheels developed by the Domestic Abuse Intervention Project.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
  • General Material
September 2014

The Pressure Is On: Ready for DVAM 2014?

Since 1981, advocates, allies, survivors and their families have recognized October as National Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). This webinar discusses planning and hosting successful and engaging awareness activities, even with limited time and resources.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
June 2014

Finding Safety and Support

This generic brochure is designed to be used or adapted by local programs, state DV/SA coalitions, educators, allied professionals, and the general public to raise awareness of helping resources for victims experiencing domestic violence.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
June 2014

Helping End Domestic Violence

This generic brochure is designed to be used or adapted by local programs, state DV/SA coalitions, educators, allied professionals, and the general public to raise awareness of how individuals and the community can help end domestic violence.
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  • General Material
April 2014

Transgender Visibility: A Guide to Being You

This guide was designed to help you and your loved ones through coming out and self identity process. Included are myths and facts about being a trans woman or trans man.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
  • General Material
March 2014

The Monument Quilt: Creating a public culture of support for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault

Author(s): Rebecca Nagle, Hannah Brancato
This training introduces listeners to The Monument Quilt, an on-going collection of stories from survivors of rape and abuse to transform our current culture of public shame into a culture of public support.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
  • General Material
March 2014

National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day: Safety Strategies for Women at Risk

Author(s): Michele Decker
On this webinar, Dr. Michele Decker discussed the link between dating/domestic violence and women's exposure to HIV. Ways to raise awareness, decrease stigma and increase services for HIV+ women were shared for crisis counselors, domestic violence victim advocates and shelter managers.
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  • General Material
January 2014

Strangulation Laws

This chart is a compilation of the strangulation laws in the United States.
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  • General Material
January 2014

Share the Eight Infographic

This infographic, designed for sharing widely via social media, describes eight warning signs of an abusive relationship. One version was designed for youth ages 14-21, while another was developed for young adults ages 21 and up.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 2014

Our Revolution: A Movement Building Conversation With Teens to End Violence Guide

The guide outlines the purpose of the movement building conversation, the vision of the movement, and provides the facilitator with a step-by-step process that explains how to facilitate the conversation in an effective manner.