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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Teen program combats violence by challenging macho stereotypes

Date: 
Sunday, 10 December 2017

Spearheaded by Chicago nonprofit Options for Youth, the "What’s Up With Manhood?" program aims to redefine stereotypical images of masculinity in an effort to promote healthy relationships and choices, as well as instill a sense of responsibility.

NRCDV Special Announcement: New Publication

Date: 
Tuesday, 5 December 2017

From the Front of the Room: Sharing Your Childhood Story of Domestic Violence by Casey Keene for NRCDV

This guide, designed for adult survivors, explores the power of storytelling and the unique value that stories of adult children exposed to domestic violence can bring to social change movements, offering guidance for 1) assessing readiness, 2) finding your voice, 3) clarifying your message, and 4) attending to your wellness. Considerations for speaking to key audiences are also included.

How can my agency invest in building equitable community environment that supports safe relationships?

Date: 
Wednesday, 29 November 2017

In the current climate of pervasive IPV, threats to safety nets, and escalating divisiveness, many domestic violence advocates are wondering how they can invest in building equitable communities.

Sport is Part of the Solution to Ending Sexual and Domestic Violence: Launching Raliance’s NEW Sport + Prevention Center

Date: 
Wednesday, 6 December 2017

WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT

Sport is Part of the Solution to Ending Sexual and Domestic Violence

2:00-3:30pm Eastern / 1:00-2:30pm Central / 12:00-1:30pm Mountain / 11:00am-12:30pm Pacific

Fall 2017 Newsletter: Awareness + Action = Social Change

Date: 
Thursday, 5 October 2017

Social change becomes possible when individuals, communities and institutions have access to both knowledge and tools for action.

Addressing the Roots: Preventing Multiple Forms of Violence through Shared Underlying Factors

Date: 
Wednesday, 20 September 2017

WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT

Addressing the Roots: Preventing Multiple Forms of Violence through Shared Underlying Factors

2:00-3:30pm Eastern / 1:00-2:30pm Central / 12:00-1:30pm Mountain / 11:00am-12:30pm Pacific

#PowerInPrevention Ending Child Sexual Abuse: Survivor Leadership: Its Relevance to Child Sexual Abuse Prevention

Date: 
Monday, 11 September 2017

WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT

#PowerInPrevention Ending Child Sexual Abuse: Survivor Leadership: Its Relevance to Child Sexual Abuse Prevention

2:00-3:30pm Eastern / 1:00-2:30pm Central / 12:00-1:30pm Mountain / 11:00am-12:30pm Pacific

Respect Effect: A New Tool for Teen Dating Violence Prevention

Date: 
Thursday, 31 August 2017

WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT

Respect Effect: A New Tool for Teen Dating Violence Prevention

1:00pm Eastern / 12:00pm Central / 11:00am Mountain / 10:00am Pacific

NCAA Board adopts sexual violence policy

Date: 
Thursday, 10 August 2017

Coaches, college athletes and athletics administrators are required to complete education each year in sexual violence prevention, according to a policy adopted by the NCAA Board of Governors.

Using Essential Elements to Select, Adapt, and Evaluate Violence Prevention Approaches

Date: 
Monday, 28 August 2017

WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT

Using Essential Elements to Select, Adapt, and Evaluate Violence Prevention Approaches

2:00-3:30pm Eastern / 1:00-2:30pm Central / 12:00-1:30pm Mountain / 11:00am-12:30pm Pacific

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