Welcome to the new VAWnet.org, home to thousands of materials on gender-based violence and related issues.
We are currently engaged in the development of this beta site. Please be patient as we work to add new features and functionality. In the meantime, we invite you find resources using our enhanced site search below.
The public benefits programs that support basic economic security are of critical importance to survivors. Our new report details barriers survivors encounter when accessing public benefits programs, cross-sector collaboration and systems-level advocacy, and possible legislative changes.
Technology plays an integral role in our day-to-day lives. This newly updated collection explores ways to promote internet safety, build healthy online communities, and promote social justice online, while addressing ways that abusers misuse technology to commit gender-based violence.
Tax credit programs like the EITC can help survivors increase their economic stability and independence. Our newly updated EITC & Other Tax Credits collection has resources to help survivors access these programs when filing 2017 taxes.
This February, let's lift up the voices of young activists working to end gender-based violence. Tune into our weekly podcast series, join our #ImAnActivist social media campaign, and learn about our other TDVAM activities on the NRCDV trainings page!
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).