Announcing the 2018 PreventConnect Web Conference Series

PreventConnect is pleased to announce the 2018 web conference series, From a Cycle of Violence to a Culture of Safety and Equity. Join PreventConnect, our partners at Prevention Institute, and guests from across the country to discuss the value of community level sexual and domestic violence prevention, explore how sexual and domestic violence prevention relates to health equity and other […]

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Sport + Prevention Center now open: Sport is part of the solution to prevent sexual and domestic violence

Raliance, powered by PreventConnect, launched the Sport + Prevention Center, an online resource to support the sport community in ending sexual and domestic violence in one generation. This exciting new resource that includes a prevention database, key research, a roadmap (or Theory of Change) and a learning exchange. On December 6, 2017, you have the opportunity join a web conference to […]

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New Connecting the Dots online training from CDC

A new online training released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) explores  shared risk and protective factors across multiple forms of violence. The Connecting the Dots training uses video and text to help users understand how different forms of violence are connected through shared root causes and how to address community context when developing prevention strategies. Many prevention practitioners have used CDC’s […]

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30-years of Domestic Violence Awareness Month

This October marks the 30th anniversary of Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). For the last three decades advocates across the country have used the month of October to raise awareness about the the violence that impacts so many individuals, families, and communities. During these past 30 years we have continued to learn more about domestic violence including the prevalence and characteristics and the […]

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Announcing the 2017 PreventConnect Web Conference Series

PreventConnect is pleased to announce the 2017 series of web conferences, Towards Community Health and Justice. Our partners, Prevention Institute, and a variety of guests will join us to talk about the value of community level sexual and domestic violence prevention, strategies and opportunities for partnering with other sectors and movements, and how sexual and domestic violence prevention relates to health equity […]

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November 13, 2018

Violence Prevention in Practice: New Resource from CDC

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) technical packages to prevent multiple forms of violence have been instrumental in advancing sexual and intimate partner violence prevention. The CDC recently released Violence Prevention in Practice, a new web-based resource to guide state and local health agencies and other key stakeholders in planning, implementing, and evaluating violence prevention efforts. This resource […]

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November 13, 2018

Preventing sexual violence in sport: Panel at APHA Annual Meeting

At the 2018 American Public Health Association Annual Meeting in San Diego on Monday, I presented at a great panel session titled “Preventing sexual violence in sport.” Along with three colleagues, we shared the opportunities for sport to be part of the solution in ending sexual violence. Each of us shared examples of comprehensive prevention efforts that involve engaging athlete, […]

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November 8, 2018

New Research: #HowIWillChange Prevention Messages

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“The fact that prevention strategies related to changing sexist and misogynistic language and behavior dominated Twitter discourse is promising…” In the days after #MeToo started trending in October 2017, Twitter users responded with #HowIWillChange asking men to prevent sexual violence and support survivors. A new study in the Journal of Interpersonal Violence highlights the impacts of this trending hashtag. Alyssa Harlow’s […]

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November 7, 2018

2018 National Sexual Assault Conference: Building Leaders to Keep Children Safe in Communities of Color Using Indigenous Circle Process

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The 2018 National Sexual Assault Conference, “Bold Moves: Ending Sexual Violence in One Generation,” was held in Anaheim, CA, August 29-31, 2018. This workshop was part of the Child Sexual Abuse track, sponsored by the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault. Learn more and access workshop materials here. In this workshop Strong Oak Lefebvre is joined by two community leaders, James and […]

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November 7, 2018

2018 National Sexual Assault Conference: Expanding the Boundaries of Shifting Boundaries: From initial Implementation to Innovation

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The 2018 National Sexual Assault Conference, “Bold Moves: Ending Sexual Violence in One Generation,” was held in Anaheim, CA, August 29-31 2018. This workshop was part of the Prevention track, co-sponsored by the National Sexual Violence Resource Center with funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault. Learn more and access workshop […]

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November 7, 2018

2018 National Sexual Assault Conference: Follow the Leader: Lessons Learned from the Nation’s Leading Prevention Institutions

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The 2018 National Sexual Assault Conference, “Bold Moves: Ending Sexual Violence in One Generation,” was held in Anaheim, CA, August 29-31 2018. This workshop was part of the Campus track, co-sponsored by the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault, Catharsis Productions, and EverFi. Learn more and access workshop materials here. In this workshop, Holly Rider-Milkovich outlines strategies for success for campuses to […]

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November 7, 2018

Getting Started on Supporting Economic Opportunity for Sexual and Domestic Violence Prevention

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WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2018 (This web conference will be held only once) TIME ZONE TIME HAWAII (HST/HDT) 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM ALASKA (AKST/AKDT) 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM PACIFIC (PST/PDT) 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM MOUNTAIN (MST/MDT) 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM CENTRAL (CST/CDT) 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM EASTERN (EST/EDT) 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM Research shows that improving […]

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October 31, 2018

Podcast series: Partnering with bars to prevent sexual violence across North Carolina

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Who says we can’t be creative in our prevention partnerships? All across the state of North Carolina, prevention teams have been engaging in authentic partnerships with local bars and breweries to advance sexual violence prevention. To hear an overview of the incredible sexual violence prevention work happening in North Carolina’s alcohol serving establishments, watch this 2018 RPE Leadership Training Ignite […]

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October 25, 2018

RALIANCE Podcast Series: Marketing Consent in Missoula, MT

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On this podcast, we connected with Brenna Merrill of Make Your Move Missoula to chat about the consent campaign, how the 2012 Department of Justice investigation served as a catalyst for community transformation to build off their foundation of prevention, and how even adorable adoptable animals have a role in the movement to end sexual violence.  Missoula and the University […]

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October 23, 2018

Give a Buck! Join the new social media campaign to end sexual violence

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Change can’t wait. Tell the world that we can end sexual harassment, misconduct, and assault! CALCASA is proud to join RALIANCE’s #GiveABuck campaign to end sexual violence in one generation. Go to Give a Buck and join this movement today! Sexual violence has dominated headlines for years – sexual harassment and assault on campuses, in churches, in Hollywood, in newsrooms, […]

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