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Housing & Homelessness Content Topic Results

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Results displayed are grouped first by VAWnet Special Collections then by individual related materials. For assistance in locating a resource, use our online contact form.
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  • NRCDV Publications
June 2015

Domestic Violence and Homelessness: Statistics

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This fact sheet highlights findings from recent research on the intersection of domestic violence and homelessness.
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  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
April 2015

Addressing the Needs of Youth Experiencing Homelessness and Abuse

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This webinar focused on the intersections of relationship violence and sex trafficking among runaway and homeless youth. Experts in this field of service suggested a variety of ways that individuals, organizations, and communities can provide effective support to youth experiencing violence and abuse while living in unstable housing situations.
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  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
October 2014

How can my program be responsive to the needs of runaway and homeless youth?

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Nearly one in five young people in the United States runaway from homes before the time they reach the 18 years of age. NRCDV's November 2014 TA Question of the Month offers strategies for addressing the needs of these youth.
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  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
  • Training Tools
October 2014

Intersection of Domestic Violence & Poverty

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This webinar explored the intersection of poverty, domestic violence, and economic security. Important considerations for domestic violence survivors, including strategies to strengthen the safety net for survivors in need, were explored. Resources were shared about financial literacy, asset building, credit repair, and economic empowerment.
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  • General Material
September 2014

Mind the Gap: Providing Shelter to Minor Dating Abuse Survivors

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This document provides guidance to advocates on addressing the current gap in services for teens needing emergency shelter to escape dating abuse.
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  • General Material
January 2014

Intimate Partner Violence in the United States — 2010

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Findings discuss IPV victimization, frequency, severity, patterns, need for services, and impacts to more fully convey this public health burden.
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  • General Material
  • NRCDV Publications
October 2013

How can I help runaway and homeless youth in my community to be safe from abuse?

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Millions of youth run away or are thrown out from their homes every year. Yet, services designed to support them are rare in most communities. NRCDV's November 2013 TA Question of the Month provides suggestions for supporting these youth.
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  • General Material
September 2013

Making Shelters Safe for Transgender Evacuees

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This document provides guidelines for making shelters safe for transgender evacuees.
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  • General Material
June 2013

Domestic Violence Housing First Project: Expanding Services and Cultivating Relationships

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This video shows how one program in Washington State is developing community relationships and expanding services to address the unique needs of survivors who are facing homelessness and housing instability.
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  • General Material
June 2013

Housing Protections for Victims of Domestic and Sexual Violence

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This report details both federal laws and state laws specifically indicating that domestic violence victims are protected from housing discrimination.
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  • General Material
June 2013

The Intersection of Domestic Violence and Homelessness

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This paper provides a historical context of domestic violence and homelessness and outlines how housing/homeless and domestic violence movements have and continue to intersect.
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  • General Material
May 2013

Priced Out In 2012: The Housing Crisis for People with Disabilities

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The report reveals the extreme housing affordability crisis for those people living on an SSI income. A state-by-state executive analysis shows the percent of SSI Benefits needed to rent a one-bedroom apartment as well as the housing market areas that require more than 100% of monthly SSI benefits. Local information is contained in the appendix. Policy recommendations round out this easy to read and digest report focusing on the disabled population and housing affordability.