Recent cases of military sexual assault have drawn attention to this shameful situation. The Pentagon recently reported that the estimated number of military personnel victimized by sexual assault and related offenses has increased by 35% over the last two years alone. The faith community must do our part to protect the... read more »
TITLE I – ENHANCING JUDICIAL AND LAW ENFORCEMENT TOOLS TO COMBAT VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN Roberta Valente, National Council of Juvenile & Family Court Judges, email@example.com, (240) 354-4842 Terri Poore, National Alliance to End Sexual Violence, tpoore... read more »
This exercise will help to increase awareness of social, economic and environmental issues and the ways in which the issues intersect. The exercise also encourages critical thinking and can be used with groups of any size. Interconnections... read more »
Hotline for those experiencing domestic violence and includes information on the Violence Against Women’s Act (VAWA) which improves responses to domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault and stalking in the United States.
Learn more at http://www.thehotline.org/get-educated/violence-against-women-act-vawa.
Men Can Stop Rape (MCSR) is a national Washington, DC based nonprofit organization. Since their inception in 1997, MCSR has led the call to redefine masculinity and male strength as part of preventing men’s violence against women. Men Can Stop Rape mobilizes men to use their strength for creating... read more »
National Network to End Domestic Violence has a lot of great material. Check out the “Resources” tab and sign up for their action alerts through by clicking on “Take Action.”
Peace and Safety in the Christian Home (PASCH) is a loose coalition of academics, professionals, clergy and lay people who are alarmed by domestic violence in the Christian home and are interested in solving the problem.
The NO MORE Campaign is designed to galvanize, change and radically increase the awareness of domestic violence and sexual assault in our communities. There is a free toolkit available on their website.
The National Resource Center on Domestic Violence has a variety of Domestic Violence Awareness Month resources.
The Institute on Domestic Violence in the African American Community (IDVAAC) is an organization focused on the unique circumstances of African Americans as they face issues related to domestic violence, including intimate partner violence, child abuse, elder maltreatment, and community violence.