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

➜  If you are experiencing domestic violence and need support, please visit our searchable map of domestic violence organizations.

Whether you’re a seasoned advocate, a student, or a community member interested in learning more about domestic violence, our user-friendly resource library is a great tool for you. We have compiled an extensive database of publications, images, websites, webinars and more — all dedicated to understanding the dynamics of abuse, prevention strategies and community solutions. 

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Publication

2014 Domestic Violence Counts California Summary

On September 10, 2014, 120 out of 120 (100%) identified local domestic violence programs in California participated in the 2014 National Census of Domestic Violence Services. This summary represents the information reported by the 120 participating programs about services provided during the 24-hour survey period.

Publication National Network to End Domestic Violence

2015 Domestic Violence Counts California Summary

On September 16, 2015, 116 out of 118 (98%) of identified local domestic violence programs in California participated in the 2015 National Census of Domestic Violence Services. This summary represents the information reported by the 116 participating programs about services provided during the 24-hour survey period.

Publication Strong Field Project

BSAV Core Support Grantees

Blue Shield Against Violence 2012 to 2014 Core Support Initiative: Grant Recipient Organizations

Webinar

Advocacy Beyond Leaving

Special guest Attorney Jill Davies, the deputy director of Greater Hartford Legal Aid, Inc. (GHLA) and author of the resource tool Advocacy Beyond Leaving will discuss advocacy and safety planning strategies with survivors who maintain contact with their partners. Using this tool, Jill Davies will offer advocates trauma-informed strategies to utilize when working with survivors who maintain contact with their partners.

Webinar

Let’s Talk Intersections
Trafficking and Domestic Violence

This interactive webinar presents and explores the intersections of human trafficking and domestic violence. Partnership staff explore current policy implications on a state and federal level. Listen to the discussion and hear current program models, strategies and challenges.

Webinar California Partnership to End Domestic ViolenceFutures Without ViolenceSonoma County

Coaching Boys into Men
Prevention Peer Network

Futures Without Violence and Sonoma County team up to discuss the program Coaching Boys into Men. 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.

Webinar House of Ruth

How We Utilize Volunteers to Meet the Demand for Prevention Services
Prevention Peer Network

The House of Ruth presented a short training on their prevention strategies and lessons learned as part of the Prevention Peer Network. This webinar focuses on maximizing prevention work by gaining the support of volunteers.

Publication Elaine J. Alpert, MD, MPHRoy Ahn, MPH, ScDErin Albright, JDGenevieve Purcell, BAThomas F. Burke, MDWendy L. Macias-Konstantopoulos, MD, MPH

Human Trafficking
Guidebook on Identification, Assessment, and Response in the Health Care Setting

Excerpt from the Guidebook’s Preface:

The Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Human Trafficking Initiative and the Massachusetts Medical Society Committee on Violence Intervention and Prevention have worked in partnership to create the first edition of Human Trafficking: Guidebook on Identification, Assessment, and Response in the Health Care Setting. This guidebook provides an overview of human trafficking, describes its clinical manifestations, and offers guidance for health care professionals regarding identification, assessment, care, and follow-up.

Publication California School Boards AssociationCalifornia Partnership to End Domestic Violence

Promoting Healthy Relationships for Adolescents: Board Policy Considerations
Joint Publication of CSBA and the California Partnership to End Domestic Violence

Excerpt from this Publication:

Pod

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.