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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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Truth, healing, and transformation: Addressing structural racism and building multiracial solidarity to prevent sexual and domestic violence

Date: 
Wednesday, 2 June 2021

Webinar Announcement

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

In this web conference, we’ll hear from BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) leaders who are facilitating truth-telling, healing, and transformation at the intersection of racial and gender justice. They will discuss the importance of addressing the historic and present-day legacies of colonization, genocide, slavery, and other forms of structural racism for a safety and equity now and into the future.

Spring 2021 Newsletter: SAAM Reflections - Healing Our Communities is Prevention

Date: 
Friday, 7 May 2021

As we look back on Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence reflects on the National Sexual Violence Resource Center's call to build safe online spaces that are free from harassment and abuse. As more of our time is spent in virtual spaces, we have seen how online communities can be a powerful tool to promote connectedness, activism, and healing justice. This issue of the PreventIPV newsletter features tools that highlight community building as a key strategy for prevention. It includes resources to promote connection and care by building communities that foster healing, resilience, and joy, both online and off.

Community-Level and Community-Driven Sexual Violence Prevention in Alcohol-Serving Establishments During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Date: 
Friday, 21 May 2021

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 highlighting efforts in New York that examine and advance alcohol-serving establishments’ sexual violence prevention policies and that disseminate and evaluate social marketing campaigns aimed at nightlife.

Prevención de la Violencia Sexual Durante COVID-19 en las Comunidades Latinx / Preventing Sexual Violence During COVID-19 in Latinx Communities

Date: 
Wednesday, 19 May 2021

Webinar Announcement

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

Únase al Centro Nacional de Recursos Sobre Violencia Sexual (National Sexual Violence Resource Center) y a PreventConnect, un proyecto de ValorUS, en esta conferencia web en la que intercesores y activistas de comunidades y organizaciones Latinx discutirán cómo prevenir la violencia sexual durante la pandemia y los planes para la prevención en curso.

Join the National Sexual Violence Resource Center and PreventConnect, a project of ValorUS, on this web conference where advocates and activists from Latinx communities and organizations will discuss how they prevent sexual violence during the pandemic and plans for ongoing prevention.

Coaching Boys Into Men Learning Collaborative

Date: 
Wednesday, 5 May 2021

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

Join the Coaching Boys Into Men team on Wednesday, May 5th, 2021, for the 8th CBIM Learning Collaborative session. The Learning Collaborative is a monthly space for CBIM advocates to connect and train with experts in the field and each other on best practices for implementation, adaptation, evaluation, and more. 

Let’s Connect: Questions and Conversations Around Preventing Sexual Harassment in Virtual, At-Home Workspaces and Educational Settings

Date: 
Tuesday, 27 April 2021

Webinar Announcement

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

Join PreventConnect and guests from the Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault, EVERFI, and Futures Without Violence for a conversation exploring possibilities for preventing sexual harassment in virtual, at-home workplaces and educational settings.

Handling Disclosures in a Trauma-Informed Way in Online Sexual Violence Prevention Environments During COVID-19

Date: 
Tuesday, 13 April 2021

Webinar Announcement

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 for a conversation about handing disclosures in a trauma-informed way that replicates the least harm possible.

Creating Protective Environments for LGBTQ+ Youth Within Schools and Communities to Prevent Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence

Date: 
Tuesday, 30 March 2021

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 guests from the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment, Inside Out Youth Services, and SMYAL to explore how prevention practitioners are going beyond the binary when engaging men and boys and creating protective environments to prevent sexual and intimate partner violence for LGBTQ+ youth.

PI partners on the Stronger Scholarship, which will award three $7,000 scholarships to young health equity changemakers

Date: 
Thursday, 4 March 2021

In recognition of the important role young changemakers play in creating healthy, safe, vibrant, and equitable communities, Prevention Institute has partnered with Healthline to offer this year’s Stronger Scholarship. The scholarship will award three $7,000 scholarships to students working to improve community conditions and reduce health inequities in their communities.

Prevention Town Hall: Preventing Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence After One Year of the Coronavirus Pandemic

Date: 
Thursday, 18 March 2021

Webinar Announcement

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

As our collective context shifts in response to the coronavirus pandemic, so too has the work to prevent sexual and intimate partner violence.  Join PreventConnect to learn how people working to prevent sexual and intimate partner violence have adapted to the challenges of the past year and met the moment to forge new possibilities and a new normal.

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