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LGBTQ Relationships and the Law

The legal system is an important tool in your safety planning, whether you’re straight or LGBTQ. This short handout provides safety tips for LGBTQ youth for seeking legal assistance and protection.
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Labor Trafficking Fact Sheet

This fact sheet defines labor trafficking, as per the Trafficking Victims Protection Act, the forms of labor trafficking, identification of victims, the impact on the health of victims and information on assisting victims.
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Talk with Your Child

This article offers tips, strategies, and resources for talking with your child about dating, forming friendships, and treating one another with respect.
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Violence Prevention for Families of Young Children

Designed for parents and caretakers, this booket describes the power of learning in early childhood, suggests principles to teach children that promote violence prevention, and provides skills for anger management and problem solving.
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Safer Sex for Trans Bodies

This is a safer sex guide for trans and gender expansive people and their partners that seeks to address the need for relatable and respectful resources on safer sex. It explores terms, boundaries/consent, safer sex tools, and sexuality during and after transitioning.
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Head Start Trauma Smart: Creating Trauma-Informed Head Start Communities

HSTS is an early childhood trauma intervention model created by Crittenton Childrens Center in Kansas City, MO. It is designed to support young children as well as, the parents and teachers who love and care about them. HSTS promotes the development of systemic trauma awareness in Head Start communities, teaching resiliency and practical lifelong coping skills.
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Indiana Domestic Violence Fatality Review Report 2009-2010

In the two-year period of 2009-2010, 116 women, children and men died in Indiana when domestic abuse escalated to lethal levels of violence. The goal of this report is to publicly acknowledge these deaths, learn from them, and implement strategies designed to prevent future violence.
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Overcoming Inadmissibility for U Visa applicants

Author(s): Gail Pendleton
This paper provides information and strategies for applying for U visa application waivers.
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Women's Homeless Shelters: Information Resources for the Homeless

This website provides resources and contact information for shelters and other DV resources.
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Instigate! An Online Toolkit for Community Mobilization

Provides tips, tools and exercises to guide the development of a Community Action Team in your neighborhood, city, faith-based group, school or place of employment. Designed primarily for use by domestic violence and public health organizations.
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Bill of Rights for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children

Bills of Rights for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children have been proposed and enacted in a number of states. This resource provides principles, language, and guidance for developing such a document. State-specific legislation is included.
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The Business Case for Domestic Violence Programs in Health Care Settings

This resource includes a PowerPoint presentation targeted at health care decision-makers and administrators that makes the case for domestic violence intervention programs, references, and a Return on Investment Tool to help analyze the costs and potential benefits of implementing comprehensive DV programs within health settings.