Prevent IPV News

Check here for regular updates about happenings in the prevention field including emerging programs and campaigns, upcoming events and funding announcements, and the release of publications and reports relevant to the primary prevention of intimate partner violence.

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Back to Basics: What will it take to prevent sexual and intimate partner violence?

Tuesday, 5 December 2023


December 5, 2023 | 2pm Eastern / 11am Pacific

This web conference will go back to basics and provide a foundation for understanding the importance of primary prevention, examples of prevention in the real world, and key resources to expand prevention knowledge. Join PreventConnect as we leave the jargon behind and explore in plain language what it means to prevent violence in the first place

PreventIPV Newsletter: Looking Back, Moving Forward

Monday, 20 November 2023

As we wrap up 2023, this is the season to reflect on the year's highlights, lessons learned, and themes that we want to carry forward. This issue of the PreventIPV newsletter shares highlights from our 2023 National Prevention Town Hall, features the IPV Prevention Council's new Strategic Plan for 2023-2026, and includes key resources for moving our work forward into the new year and beyond.

Fall 2023 PreventIPV Newsletter: Heal, Hold & Center for DVAM

Monday, 2 October 2023

This issue of the PreventIPV newsletter highlights resources for Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Resources feature a particular focus on promoting healing in our communities, holding space, and centering survivors in our prevention efforts.

Health Equity in Practice: How to build cross-movement partnerships to advance health equity

Tuesday, 26 September 2023


September 26, 2023 | 2pm Eastern / 11am Pacific

Join PreventConnect, the National Sexual Violence Resource Center and the Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (WCADVSA) for a conversation around how to work toward creating communities free from violence, by building authentic partnerships based on trust and mutual care.

Health Equity in Practice: How to connect and educate around social justice issues

Tuesday, 19 September 2023


September 19, 2023 | 2pm Eastern / 11am Pacific

Join PreventConnect, the National Sexual Violence Resource Center and storytelling experts across the anti-sexual violence field and cross cutting movements, for a panel discussion about how to engage communities in thoughtful, collaborative prevention work. 

Integrating Health Equity Into Sexual and Domestic Violence Prevention: Key Concepts and Components of Strategies and Approaches

Monday, 25 September 2023


September 25, 2023 | 2pm Eastern / 11am Pacific

Join PreventConnect and guests from the Kansas RPE program for a conversation exploring health equity in sexual and intimate partner violence prevention practice. Speakers will explore how the core components of a prevention strategy, including how the strategy is designed and the key messages of the strategy, can be a starting point for integrating health equity into violence prevention work.

Health Equity in Practice Session 3: How to Transform field language and strategies into on-the-ground change

Tuesday, 12 September 2023


September 12, 2023 | 2pm Eastern / 11am Pacific

Join PreventConnect and the National Sexual Violence Resource Center as they break down some of the language barriers in the anti-violence field and draw connections between terminology and on-the-ground prevention by uplifting organizations from across the country who are currently doing it, and having honest conversations about what it took to get there.

Summer 2023 PreventIPV Newsletter: Economic Justice is Prevention

Thursday, 3 August 2023

"When people have what they need to thrive economically, the risk of both intimate partner perpetration and victimization is reduced." – Pay Equity and a Thriving Wage: All individuals deserve to be valued for their labor

Prevention Town Hall: Identifying Solutions to School-Based Prevention Programming Resistance

Wednesday, 16 August 2023


July 20, 2023 | 2pm Eastern / 11am Pacific

A growing number of sexual and domestic violence prevention practitioners are experiencing pushback on efforts to implement K-12 school-based programming. Join PreventConnect and guests from around the country for a conversation on how they are finding solutions and moving prevention forward, while staying true to health equity and anti-oppression frameworks.

Health Equity in Practice: Why anti-racism is an integral part of sexual violence prevention

Wednesday, 9 August 2023


August 9, 2023 | 2pm Eastern / 11am Pacific

Join PreventConnect, the National Sexual Violence Resource Center and the Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence (OAESV) to explore how health disparities based on identity are created and what role our work in the movement to end sexual violence plays in perpetuating or opposing racism.

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