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  • 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

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An Online Resource Library on Gender-Based Violence.

Data & Statistics

Items listed here include reports, papers, analyses and measures of poverty in the United States. The U.S. Census Bureau calculates a federal poverty measure annually using the poverty thresholds. The measure is based on the cost of food, assumes that food is 1/3 of a families’ budget, is the same for every geographic location, and varies based upon family size. A related, but slightly different, federal poverty measure are the federal poverty guidelines. The poverty guidelines are issued annually by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services and are used to determine eligibility for various social services programs. For more on the poverty guidelines, see that section herein.