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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January 10, 2019

Mobilizing and Organizing Communities to End Child Sexual Abuse: Lessons Learned from the Just Beginnings Collaborative

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 30, 2019 (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 Join us on […]

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January 10, 2019

From Foundations to Conversations and Innovations: Applying a public health approach to preventing sexual and domestic violence

THURSDAY, JANUARY 24, 2019 (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 Whether you’re new […]

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December 21, 2018

2018 National Sexual Assault Conference: We Choose All of Us: A (r)evolution for humanity

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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. Kelly Miller, Jeff Matsushita, and Jennifer Martinez of the Idaho Coalition Against Sexual and […]

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December 21, 2018

2018 National Sexual Assault Conference: Black Women and Healthy Sexuality

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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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December 21, 2018

2018 National Sexual Assault Conference: A Whole New World: Disney, Porn, and Sexual Violence Prevention

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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 Media track, co-sponsored by the California Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Ms. Magazine. Learn more and access workshop materials here. In this interactive workshop, Sarah Diamond of the Center for Community Solutions and […]

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December 21, 2018

Adult Survivors as Movement Leaders: Lessons Learned from the Just Beginnings Collaborative

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WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23, 2019 (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 Adult survivors of […]

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December 20, 2018

Changing the Culture of Schools, Churches, and Communities to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse: Lessons Learned from the Just Beginnings Collaborative

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The Just Beginnings Collaborative is a network of national leaders to end child sexual abuse, and this web conference is the first of three web conferences highlighting the impactful work of the Just Beginnings Collaborative network. Join us as we discuss how shifting culture within the heart of organizations and communities can lead to great impacts on preventing child sexual […]

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December 14, 2018

Building Connections: ASTHO’s 2018 Prevention Legislation Scan

  ASTHO, the Association of State and Territory Health Officials, recently released their Sexual Violence Prevention Legislation Scan for 2018. This scan focused on two topics that are both modifiable risk factors for sexual and domestic violence: adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and housing insecurity. Experiencing housing insecurity, an eviction, or homelessness increases risk factors and decrease protective factors for sexual […]

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December 12, 2018

Preventing ACEs and Sexual Violence at Every Age

Primary prevention of sexual and domestic violence occurs at any age, and often our efforts are most impactful when prevention begins early in a person’s life. Preventing sexual and intimate partner violence from a young age can have significant impacts on preventing adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), too. So how do we prevent ACEs, especially child sexual abuse and exploitation, before […]

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December 10, 2018

Registration opens for 2019 NASPA Strategies Conference

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Registration is now open for the  2019 NASPA Strategies Conferences. The 2019 NASPA Strategies Conferences will provide student affairs practitioners, and their community partners, with the knowledge and skills to effectively address collegiate alcohol and drug abuse prevention, mental health, sexual violence prevention and response, and well-being through a variety of comprehensive and integrative approaches. In addition to robust and engaging educational sessions, highlights include plenary discussions by Angela […]

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