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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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June 2020

Religion's Role in Social Change

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This webinar is part of the Religion and Foreign Policy Program’s Social Justice Series, which explores the relationship between religion and social justice. The speakers discuss religion as a force in this world in both navigating and healing from collective trauma, and working toward a vision for a better world by centering our humanity.
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  • Training Tools
June 2020

Domestic Violence Outreach Resource Manual

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The Domestic Violence Outreach Resource Manual is a collection of information on domestic violence and teen dating violence. It is designed for parish ministries and staffs. It is divided into three sections: Awareness, Services, and Prevention.
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May 2020

Between Compassion and Accountability: Guidelines for Faith Leaders Responding to People Who Abuse Intimate Partners

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Safe Havens has partnered with Dr. David Adams to develop this guide for faith leaders. This resource is intended to point the way and to give faith leaders confidence that we can offer those who abuse both accountability and the compassion and support they need to end the abuse.
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  • NRCDV Publications
January 2020

How can domestic violence advocates better serve Muslim women in shelter?

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As domestic violence shelters build capacity to serve diverse populations and strive to become culturally competent, it is important for advocates to understand how they can have a direct impact on the outcome of the survivor’s path. In NRCDV's January 2020 Technical Assistance Question of the Month (TAQ), guest writer Saman Quraeshi offers strategies for supporting Muslim women in shelter.
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January 2020

Partnership to End Gendered Islamophobia Community Report

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Gendered Islamophobia consists of the ways the state utilizes gendered forms of violence to oppress, monitor, punish, maim and control Muslim bodies. This report shares collective learnings from a convening of the Partnership to End Gendered Islamophobia on the 19th anniversary of 9/11.
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December 2019

Why Faith Matters: Rev. Lydia Mulkey on Forgiveness and Sin

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In this short video, Rev. Lydia Mulkey, pastor and anti-violence activist, discusses the issue of forgiveness and how Christians sometimes focus more on forgiving the sinner rather than on helping the victim/survivor.
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December 2019

Why Faith Matters: Rev. Lydia Mulkey On Healing Through Ritual and Prayer

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In this short video, Rev. Lydia Mulkey, pastor and anti-violence activist, talks about the special role of ritual and prayer in healing.
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March 2019

An Introduction to the Importance of Faith for Victims and Survivors of Domestic Violence

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This webinar explores and introduces the relationship the significance of faith for victims and survivors of domestic violence. Highlights include barriers victims experience, and the role faith communities can play in responding to abuse.
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  • Training Tools
August 2018

Beyond Halal and Haram: Muslims, Sex, and Relationships

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The goal of this safety card is to be both a survivor-centered resource and a useful conversation starter for service providers working with Muslim youth who are doing universal education around healthy relationships and assessing for violence. It provides information on healthy relationships and sex, guidance and resources for support, how to help a friend, and cultural and religious factors that play into decision-making.
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March 2018

Have Christianity and Islam Helped Black Americans Survive?

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In this piece, Sana Saeed explores how black Americans have relied on religion – especially Christianity and Islam – to survive and liberate themselves for over three centuries.
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  • Training Tools
June 2017

Supporting Victims and Survivors of Faith: Working with Survivors of Clergy Abuse

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This webinar, presented by Sarah Rieth and FaithTrust Institute, explores what advocates need to know about abuse by spiritual leaders and how to best support victims of this abuse.
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May 2017

Supporting Victims and Survivors of Faith: African-American Victims and Survivors

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This webinar, presented by Reverend Traci Jackson Antoine and Dr. La Donna Combs, specifically addresses how domestic violence advocates can better support African American victims who are faithful.