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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New, Seasoned, or Needing a Refresher: Key Concepts, Models, and Frameworks Within the Field of Sexual and Domestic Violence Prevention

Date: 
Thursday, 30 January 2020

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

Join PreventConnect and the National Sexual Violence Resource Center on this web conference to explore resources, concepts, tools, and other necessary prevention components that all preventionists–new and seasoned–should know to succeed in preventing sexual and domestic violence.

Prevalence of Workplace-Related Sexual Violence: Moving from Context to Creating Protective Environments for Prevention

Date: 
Wednesday, 29 January 2020

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

Join PreventConnect, the National Sexual Violence Resource Center, and CDC on this web conference to discuss the key findings from National Prevalence of Sexual Violence by a Workplace-Related Perpetrator and its implications for preventing workplace sexual harassment and assault.

Introducing “Enhancing Campus Sexual Assault Prevention Efforts Through Situational Interventions”

Date: 
Wednesday, 15 January 2020

Webinar Announcement

3:30-4:30pm Eastern / 2:30-3:30pm Central / 1:30-2:30pm Mountain / 12:30-1:30pm Pacific

In this web conference, presenters will share the methodology developed that can be used across a range of college and university settings to enhance campus sexual assault prevention.

Evaluating Social Norms and Social Marketing Campaigns for Sexual and Domestic Violence Prevention

Date: 
Thursday, 23 January 2020

Webinar Announcement

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

This web conference will define social norms and social marketing campaigns, describe appropriate evaluation measures and indicators (including their pros and cons) to measure the efficacy of these campaigns, and provide examples of how several social norms and social marketing campaigns have been evaluated.

A Life Course Framework for Preventing Domestic Violence

Date: 
Wednesday, 22 January 2020

Webinar Announcement

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

Join PreventConnect on this web conference with the Blue Shield of California Foundation to discuss the life course analysis report, risk and protective factors of domestic violence across generations, and the implications and opportunities for prevention practice.

Prevention Beyond the Binary: From Inclusive Language to Inclusive Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence Prevention for LGBTQ+ Communities

Date: 
Tuesday, 17 December 2019

Webinar Announcement

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

Join PreventConnect, the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence, and experts from the field to discuss ways to challenge homophobia and transphobia in evidence-based programming, how to build an expansive framework for prevention beyond prescribed interventions, and ways mainstream organizations can build allyship and inclusiveness starting today.

DELTA FOCUS Innovation Stories Available Now

Date: 
Wednesday, 13 November 2019

What are the valuable lessons learned from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s DELTA FOCUS recipients? Innovation stories published on the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence’s PreventIPV narrate the success of various DELTA FOCUS projects in preventing intimate partner violence and provide guidance and inspiration for those currently working to prevent intimate partner violence.

Culture-Change for Prevention: Advancing Prevention Within and Beyond the Sexual and Domestic Violence Field

Date: 
Thursday, 21 November 2019

Webinar Announcement

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

Considering the many drivers of sexual and domestic violence, it’s clear that one sector or field cannot prevent the issue alone. In 2018, the Blue Shield of California Foundation (BSCF) expanded its commitment to end domestic violence by focusing on root causes of violence and supporting communities in preventing domestic violence. In this web conference, participants will hear from practitioners and advocates from two community partnerships in California, supported by BSCF, who are building their capacity to implement culturally-rooted prevention strategies.

Addressing Gender Inequality: Opportunities to Empower and Support Girls

Date: 
Monday, 18 November 2019

Webinar Announcement

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

This web conference will feature guests from two programs that engage girls and young women in activities to build confidence, knowledge, and leadership skills in their communities. Join PreventConnect, Powerful Voices, and Girls on the Run of Greater Alaska for a conversation about the power and impact of supporting girls to be the leaders of today and beyond.

Fall Newsletter: #1Thing, One Movement for DVAM

Date: 
Tuesday, 22 October 2019

For Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) this October, we are amplifying the Domestic Violence Awareness Project's call for collective action around this year's theme, #1Thing, One Movement, as we move forward together toward social transformation.

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