For more than 20 years VAWnet has provided quality information and resources on gender-based violence. In that time, a lot has changed in the world and in the way you do your work. We want to continue to meet you where you are, and how you desire to find the information you need.
June 15 marks World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, a time to honor survivors of elder abuse and raise awareness about this global social issue that impacts the health and human rights of older persons worldwide.
As you reflect during Pride Month on your efforts to reach out to LGBTQ+ communities, consider ways you can increase your capacity to meet the needs of intersex individuals who may be dealing with trauma related to IGM.
Learn more about national efforts to raise awareness about gender based violence throughout the year including: National Stalking Awareness Month (January), Teen Dating Violence Awareness & Prevention Month (February), Sexual Assault Awareness Month (April), and Domestic Violence Awareness Month (October).