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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December 5, 2018

RALIANCE’s Annual Progress Report Out Now

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“Prevention is possible. Survivor’s voices are powerful. Together, we will end sexual violence.” This year brought sexual violence, harassment, and harm to the center of our national conversations and media, thanks to the #MeToo movement and the strength and resiliency of survivors sharing their stories and seeking accountability for perpetrators. RALIANCE‘s newest publication Ending Sexual Violence in One Generation: A […]

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December 3, 2018

Re-Envisioning Community Norms: Social norms change as a sexual and domestic violence prevention strategy

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WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2018 (This web conference will be held only once) TIME ZONE TIME HAWAII (HST/HDT) 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM ALASKA (AKST/AKDT) 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM PACIFIC (PST/PDT) 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM MOUNTAIN (MST/MDT) 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM CENTRAL (CST/CDT) 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EASTERN (EST/EDT) 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM   What are […]

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November 29, 2018

2018 NSAC Prevention Focused Workshop Recordings are Here!

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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.  Missed a workshop at the 2018 National Sexual Assault Conference? Want to revisit a key highlight from a presenter? Check out our recordings from the following prevention focused workshops from the 2018 National Sexual Assault Conference! Project DOT […]

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November 29, 2018

2018 National Sexual Assault Conference: Focus, Framing & Facts: Promoting prevention with strategic communication choices

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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 29, 2018

Youth Leadership in Preventing Teen Dating Violence

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We are so excited that the California Partnership to End Domestic Violence asked us to share the incredible youth-led and youth-centered teen dating violence and sexual violence prevention work we’ve learned about here on PreventConnect! We could talk about the amazing work these organizations do for hours, but here are links for you to learn direct from these organizations and […]

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November 29, 2018

2018 National Sexual Assault Conference: Moving Towards a Community-Level Sexual Violence Prevention Strategy

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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 29, 2018

2018 National Sexual Assault Conference: Be Bold Not Bogus: Fostering New Masculinities and Preventing Sexual Violence with High School Age Youth

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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 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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