VAWA Prevention Regulations Released
Today, the Department of Education officially released the highly anticipated final regulations for the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Amendments to the Clery Act. Specifically outlining prevention for the first time, the regulations can be found here. Please see PreventConnect and CALCASA as resources for implementation of these regulations, as noted in the Suggested Resources document.
Ashley Maier, MSW, MPA, has worked in the movement to end gendered violence for well over a decade. She began as a volunteer at a domestic violence shelter in Illinois, served as a hospital-based advocate in St. Louis, coordinated community health/family violence training programs for pediatric residents in St. Louis and San Diego, and managed Oregon’s Rape Prevention and Education (RPE) grantees and program. Ashley is a contributing author to Lantern Book’s 2013 publication, Defiant Daughters: 21 Women on Art, Activism, Animals, and The Sexual Politics of Meat and is creator of the 2015 book, Circles of Compassion: Connecting Issues of Justice.