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California Coalition Against Sexual Assault (CALCASA) Content Topic Results

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January 2015

Reciprocal Advancement: Building Linkages Between Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

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This report explores how the fields of domestic violence and sexual assault are “linked-yet-distinct” and highlights opportunities to partner, collaborate, and better serve survivors.
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April 2013

Yes We Can! Public Benefits for Immigrant Survivors

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This webinar from the Office on Violence Against Women, NIWAP, Legal Momentum, and CALCASA covers public benefits that are available to immigrant survivors of violence.
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Introduction to Sexual Health

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This lesson introduces the concept of sexual health or healthy sexuality. It explains the concept and presents sexual health promotion (or the promotion of healthy sexuality) as a tool for prevention.
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Breaking Barriers: Supporting Survivors of Sexual Assault from Immigrant Communities

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This information packet from the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault discusses various issues related to sexual violence within immigrant communities. It offers general information on migration to the United States, some pertinent issues to the dynamics of sexual assault and immigration issues, various intervention strategies, and effective prevention strategies within immigrant and refugee communities. This packet offers updated legal information, which is crucial to appropriately responding to and meeting the needs of individuals who belong to immigrant and migrant communities.
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January 2010

2009 Selected Findings: Recent Research on Sexual Violence

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This brief research compendium provides a summary of scholarly work on sexual violence topics published in 2009.
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August 2008

Engaging Bystanders in Violence against Women Prevention

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This web conference highlighted two promising and well-evaluated bystander intervention programs, Bringing in the Bystander and Mentors in Violence Prevention. The conference discussed the principles behind these programs, and explored advancing community change to promote pro-social bystander actions.
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Report on Research on Rape and Violence

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Topics covered in the 2008 version of the Report include: Rape/Sexual Assault - General Rape/Sexual Assault Victimization Stalking Sexual Violence In Particular Settings Violence Social Issues
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May 2004

Why Prevention? Why Now?

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This article provides an overview of the shifts in our language, perspective, and policies regarding how we view preventing the perpetration of sexual abuse, and argues that we must adopt and invest in a prevention approach whose goal is to, first and foremost, prevent sexual violence before anyone is harmed.
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Prevention of Sexual Violence Against Immigrant and Refugee Communities

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It also addresses the needs of survivors and offers strategies for prevention for immigrant and refugee communities.
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April 2002

Campus Stalking

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Highlights issues and suggests practical options for responding to stalking incidents that occur in college and university campus communities. Includes a review of the history, definitions, and statistics related to stalking, offering useful resources.
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September 2001

Federal Campus Crime Reporting 101

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This is an information packet highlighting history, providing definitions of common terms and answering frequently asked questions regarding the U.S. "Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act" (the Clery Act).
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March 2001

The CALCASA Strategic Forum Report: A Vision to End Sexual Assault

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This report represents the culmination of CALCASA's year-long strategic visioning process, which seeks to foster better understanding of the impact of sexual violence and encourage further collaboration to end sexual assault in California.