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Learning and capacity building resources for advocates, preventionists, and activists

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Publication Tech Soup Global

The Technology Capacity Project Guide
Strengthening your technology systems to better serve your community

The Technology Capacity Project Guide contains information, resources, and recommendations geared toward the technical concerns most pertinent to DV organizations small and large. This Guide is a collection of tools and information based on the ideas and feedback from California DV staff and TechSoup’s technology experts throughout the world. 

Image Strong Field Project

Strong Field Project Institute 2012
CUAV Gems Poster

Resource Tool Strong Field Project

Evaluation Materials from SPRA

Resource Tool Strong Field Project

Dual Bottom Line Thinking
Matrix Map Example

Webinar Laurel Freeman of the Center for Domestic PeaceCalifornia Partnership to End Domestic Violence

Youth Ownership of Prevention Efforts
Prevention Peer Network

Laurel Freeman of the Center for Domestic Peace discusses the Marin Against Youth Abuse Committee, which is a youth-led project that engages adult allies. This webinar is part of the Partnership’s Prevention Peer Network series, where local programs present short trainings on their prevention strategies and lessons learned.

Image California Partnership to End Domestic Violence

Teen DV Month 2015 Infograph
Nearly 50% of Students...


Understanding the Impacts of Domestic Violence on Survivors

The Depp v. Heard trial has been trauma activating for many survivors. At this moment when domestic violence is receiving a lot of sensationalized attention throughout the various forms of media, we affirm the need for attention on concrete solutions—those that support survivors, educate on the realities of domestic violence, and prevent it from occurring in the first place.