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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What does gender-based violence prevention look like in the face of COVID-19?

Date: 
Friday, 27 March 2020

Despite the fear, despair, and uncertainty our communities are experiencing, there is an abundance of connectedness, support, and hope. At its core, prevention work is about fostering thriving individuals, families, and communities, which makes addressing the impact of COVID-19 and working to promote health equity, racial justice, and community care as sustainable remedies to foster healthy and thriving communities imperative at this challenging and uncertain time.

Preventing Sexual and Domestic Violence in Rural Communities: From Resistance to Resilience

Date: 
Wednesday, 25 March 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 to learn from two RPE-funded local programs and a state coalition and their local program about the challenges, opportunities, and successes in preventing sexual and intimate partner violence in rural communities.

PreventIPV Winter Newsletter: Mobilizing Communities for TDVAM

Date: 
Tuesday, 11 February 2020

February 2020 marks 10 years of working to prevent teen dating violence for Teen Dating Violence Awareness & Prevention Month. This issue of the PreventIPV newsletter highlights resources for promoting community connectedness and mobilization for social change, with a particular focus on youth-centered initiatives.

Dating Matters: Strategies to Promote Healthy Teen Relationships

Date: 
Wednesday, 26 February 2020

Webinar Announcement

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

This interactive training will discuss the latest research on healthy teen relationships, existing resources, case studies, and the components of the Dating Matters model. Speakers will share practical approaches to promote healthy relationships among youth in local communities

Planting the Seeds to Build Communities: Stories of Healing, Connection, and Prevention

Date: 
Wednesday, 12 February 2020

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

How is community being built to transform the world to one without violence? Join Resonance Network and PreventConnect on this web conference to learn how organizers in the Resonance Network plant the seeds to create the world we want. 

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.

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