• Adult Children Exposed to Domestic Violence
  • Runaway & Homeless Youth Toolkit
  • Prevent Intimate Partner Violence
  • Violence Against Women Resource Library
  • Domestic Violence and Housing Technical Assistance Consortium
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Project
  • Building Comprehensive Solutions
  • National Resource Center on Domestic Violence

A Blueprint for Domestic Violence Homicide Prevention

General Material
Published Date
August, 2013

This paper discusses lessons learned and considerations for preventing intimate partner homicide.

First, a key component of the solution in preventing any domestic violence homicide is ensuring that all victims are provided with a connection to a trained local domestic violence advocate.
Second, a victim-centered approach is essential.
Third, best practices exist.
Fourth, prevention is possible.