• 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

Prevention Assessment Year 1 Report: National Strengths and Needs Assessment

General Material

In 2009, the NSVRC contracted with Dr. Stephanie Townsend to assist in developing a plan to measure the primary prevention capacity of the sexual violence prevention field.  This is a 3 year process being conducted in collaboration with the CDC and CALCASA/Prevention Connection.  This report outlines findings from the first year of the assessment. This assessment revealed information on the level of endorsement for primary prevention activities, consistency in definitions, and some needs and barriers related to incorporating a primary prevention focus in programming.