Family Violence Prevention and Services Act

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Launching the First National Helpline for Native Survivors of Partner Violence
Explore the launch of the first national helpline for Native survivors of domestic and dating violence.

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Help Get People in Abusive Homes and Their Pets to Safety
This month on Thursdays we will share some of our most popular articles. In a post for the Family Room blog, Marylouise Kelley of the Family Violence Prevention and Services Program writes about steps being taken to protect victims' pets--and what more people can do to help.

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#NCFYtalk Recap: Serving Domestic Violence Survivors and Their Pets
With the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence, we hosted an August 27 Twitter chat about pets and domestic violence.

Teens on a date.

Federal Law Strengthens its Focus on Preventing and Addressing Teen Dating Violence
The reauthorized Family Violence Prevention and Services Act’s primary purposes include preventing dating violence and domestic violence as well as providing shelter and a supportive services for victims of abuse.

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