A collection of tips and tools for how to talk to someone who is engaging in abusive behavior.
A collection of tips and tools for supporting teens to have healthy relationships.
A collection of tips and tools on how to support someone who is experiencing abuse in their relationship.
A collection of tips and resources for friends and family of people experiencing abuse.
Legislative priorities for WSCADV in the 2019 state legislative session. Updated February 2019.
As advocates, we know that elections matter. Advocates and non-profits can be involved in the electoral process in limited ways, with very specific restrictions based on Federal and state law. This summary provides some general information on the ‘dos’ and ‘don’ts’ of non-profit advocacy around elections.
Based on in-depth reviews of 84 domestic violence homicide and murder-suicide cases, the Domestic Violence Fatality Review has identified 11 key goals to improve the response to domestic violence in Washington State. Among these key goals: Increase victims’ options for economic and housing stability.
Based on in-depth reviews of 84 domestic violence homicide and murder-suicide cases, the Domestic Violence Fatality Review has identified 11 key goals to improve the response to domestic violence in Washington State. Among these key goals: Improve the relationships between historically marginalized communities and law enforcement and appropriately provide translation services for non-English speaking communities.
Safety planning is one of the foundations for meaningful survivor-centered advocacy. The webinar and attachments take a look at the theory behind safety planning and how to do it well in real life. This is helpful for anyone who works closely with DV survivors, particularly new advocates and those looking for a refreshed perspective on a classic advocacy technique.
Our annual wrap up summary of bills impacting survivors of abuse during the 2018 Washington State legislative session. View slides here. Answers to questions raised during our 2018 Legislative Wrap Up Webinar.