Relationship Violence

ACYF Commissioner Rafael López

Rafael López: Working together to ensure the well-being of America's youth
Commissioner Rafael López discusses recent developments in the Administration on Children, Youth and Families.

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How Does a Strong Advocate-Survivor Alliance Help Survivors of Domestic Violence?
Researchers explore what specific aspects of the relationship between survivors of domestic violence and their advocates might contribute to survivor well-being.

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Webinar Introduces Mindfulness as Tool for Survivors of Interpersonal Violence
Watch a webinar about mindfulness practice to learn how your organization can implement it with staff and clients.

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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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A Financial Literacy Curriculum Improves Financial Well-Being among Survivors of Domestic Violence
Researchers learned that survivors of domestic violence benefit from a financial education curriculum.

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In Their Own Words: Youth Sex Work and Trafficking
We share one young person's perspective.

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Help Prevent Reproductive Coercion by Screening Youth for Dating Violence
We've compiled three screening tools that can help you identify youth in unhealthy relationships.

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Q&A: Stopping Intimate Partner Violence Before It Starts
The Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence is one of 10 DELTA FOCUS grantees engaging communities in primary prevention.

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This April, Support Sexual Assault Awareness Using FYSB’s Domestic Violence Resource Network
There's a wide range of resources available to promote the prevention of sexual violence in diverse communities.

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5 Steps to Engage Young People in Poetry Competitions
Extra work is needed to ensure youth take part in creative opportunities to discuss real-world issues.

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