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  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
October 2014

Intersection of Intimate Partner Violence and Economic Factors

This webinar focused on the intersection of intimate partner violence (IPV), economic abuse, and poverty. Speakers provided an overview of the National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey, explored the intersection between economic factors and IPV, and discussed policy implications.
Materials
  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
October 2014

Intersection of Domestic Violence & Poverty

This webinar explored the intersection of poverty, domestic violence, and economic security. Important considerations for domestic violence survivors, including strategies to strengthen the safety net for survivors in need, were explored. Resources were shared about financial literacy, asset building, credit repair, and economic empowerment.
Materials
  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
October 2014

Enhancing Safe Access to Child Support

This webinar provided an overview of OCSE produced domestic violence resources - including fact sheets, desk cards, and online training materials - promoting safe access to child support.
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  • General Material
September 2014

Key Facts You Need to Know About: Premium Tax Credits

This collection of key facts explains who is eligible for the tax credit, how the size of an individual or family’s credit is calculated, how mid-year changes in income and household size affect tax credit eligibility, and how the reconciliation between the tax credit amount a person receives and the amount for which he or she is eligible will be handled.
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  • General Material
January 2014

Intimate Partner Violence in the United States — 2010

Author(s): Matthew J. Breiding, Jieru Chen, Michele C. Black
Findings discuss IPV victimization, frequency, severity, patterns, need for services, and impacts to more fully convey this public health burden.
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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

The Elder Justice Roadmap: A Stakeholder Initiative to Respond to an Emerging Health, Justice, Financial and Social Crisis

Author(s): Marie-Therese Connolly, Bonnie Brandl, Risa Breckman
his report identifies and prioritizes actions that direct service providers, educators, and researchers can take to benefit older adults facing abuse, neglect or financial exploitation.
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  • General Material
December 2013

Noncustodial Parents, and Child Support & EITC Policy: Are We Moving Families Toward Economic Security?

Author(s): Nino Rodriguez
This paper examines recent state tax policy proposals that will inevitably result in increased tax burdens on low-income families; considers the effect of federal and state Earned Income Tax Credits on parents who are court-ordered to pay child support; and calculates the impact of that policy on parents in four focus states.
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  • General Material
November 2013

Women and Natural Resources: Unlocking the Peacebuilding Potential

This report analyzes the reasons behind this discrepancy, its implications for long-term peace and development and suggests some solutions.
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  • General Material
May 2013

Tax Credits for Lower-Income Working Families Help 21 Million Mothers

This fact sheet highlights how the EITC and CTC have proven to be powerful tools for reducing children's poverty and advancing their long-term well-being.
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  • General Material
February 2013

Something Old, Something New in Tax-Time Financial Products: Refund Anticipation Checks and the Next Wave of Quickie Tax

Author(s): Chi Chi Wu
In this tax-time financial products report explains the replacement of refund anticipation loans with refund anticipation checks, the different between the two products, and historical data on the two products.
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  • General Material
January 2013

New State Data Show EITC's Widespread Anti-Poverty Impact

Author(s): Jane Williams, Elizabeth Kneebone
This blog is dedicated to providing up-to-date information on tax credit legislative activity, particularly introduced bills and signed law that relate to tax credit programs for families.