Resources and Publications

Mondays with Morgan: Divorce Process in WI 4/21/2014

Handout and powerpoint from this webinar below.

Ms. Magazine: What the Health Care Bill Means for Women

President Obama signed the 2,409–page health-care reform act into law March 23, 2010, and the analyses of its effects are beginning to come out. Some provisions go into effect immediately, others in 3-6 months, others in 2014. This article talks about how it will affect women and others: http://msmagazine.com/blog/blog/2010/03/24/what-the-health-care-bill-means-for-women

My Safety Plan

A safety plan for children exposed to domestic violence.

National Adult Protective Services Association (NAPSA)

http://www.apsnetwork.org/ 

This site contains many resources to help you find the assistance, publications, data, information, and answers about elder abuse. 

National Center for Children Exposed to Violence

Information and links to resources: www.nccev.org/violence/domestic.html

National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life

Through advocacy and education, the National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life (NCALL) works everyday to improve victim safety, increase abuser accountability, expand coordinated community response, and ultimately, put an end to abuse in later life. Find a multitude of resources at www.ncall.us.

National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs

Provides national advocacy for local LGBT Programs and a vast amount of useful information, reports and resources.National Coalition: www.avp.org/about-avp/coalitions-a-collaborations/82-national-coalition-of-anti-violence-programs, New York City AVP: www.avp.org

National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program (NDBEDP)

The goal of the National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program (NDBEDP) is to ensure that every person with combined hearing and vision loss has access to modern telecommunication tools and the training necessary to use them, granting every individual the opportunity to interact with the world as an involved, contributing member of society. Find more information at www.icanconnect.org or call 800-825-4545/TTY 888-320-3656.

National Health Resource Center on Domestic Violence Webinar Series
NHLP DV and housing newsletter Oct 2011
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month!

Here is a list of resources and links for Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2013.

Facebook and Twitter

Don't forget to follow End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin on Facebook and Twitter, especially during DVAM. We'll be sharing DVAM-related events, stories and media throughout October.  

Wisconsin Domestic Violence Homicide Report 

Domestic Violence Awareness Month is a time for a number of memorials and awareness building activities in Wisconsin. Many communities use End Abuse's Wisconsin's Domestic Violence Homicide Reports to honor the victims of domestic violence homicide. You can find the 2011 & 2012 Wisconsin Domestic Violence Homicide Report here.

Governor's Proclamation

Domestic Violence Awareness Month is official! Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has proclaimed this October Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Wisconsin. 

The Domestic Violence Awareness Project 

The Domestic Violence Awareness Project is a one-stop-shop for Domestic Violence Awareness Month information, ideas and events. 

The National Network to End Domestic Violence

The National Network to End Domestic Violence will be releasing a different action each day for Domestic Violence Awareness Month. They call it, "31 Actions for DVAM." Find more information here.

Online Privacy and Safety Tips

Browsing the web safely and privately is concern for many people. A good general rule is that nothing online is private. Another general rule is that you can’t be completely anonymous online. However, you can take steps to prevent sensitive and personal information from making its round on the Web.

Organizational Membership Renewal

Please sign the assurance form and mail along with the completed payment form. 

Our Family Safety Plan

A tool for advocates doing domestic violence safety planning with survivors and children together.

Power & Control Wheel - Abuse of People with Developmental Disabilities by a Caregiver

A power and control wheel specifically designed with people with developmental disabilities in mind. The wheel lists many abusive behaviors as well as positive behaviors shown by caregivers. 

Priorities for Improving the Health Care Response to Violence & Abuse

Published by Futures Without Violence (www.futureswithoutviolence.org)

Privacy Considerations When Posting Content Online

For those who want to be more protective of their online information -  some questions to consider when posting content online.

Program Member Renewal Forms

Domestic Violence Programs: download these forms for sending your organizational membership renewal and program updates!

Quiz for Health Care Providers

Short quiz for health care providers to aid in understanding their role in screening and responding to cases of suspected domestic violence in a victim-centered manner.

Relocation TESS Talk 3-10-2014 materials
Report on the Effectiveness of Wisconsin Domestic Violence Victim Services
Restraining Orders in 2014: Current and Pending Changes ppt handouts

These powerpoint handouts are for registrants of the webinar "Restraining Orders in 2014: Current and Pending Changes" which will take place May 12, 2014, from 1-2 PM.  Information pertaining to restraining orders in Wisconsin changes from year to year.  Therefore, it is likely that the information contained in this handout will become out of date.  Please note the date of the presentation and consult End Domestic Abuse WI for updates as needed. 

Safety Planning

Choose the suggestions that make the most sense for you and your set of circumstances: Safety During an Explosive Incident, Preparing to Leave, After Leaving, If You Have Children, Safety & Emotional Health, General Safety Tips

http://www.wcadv.org/gethelp/safety-planning

Safety Planning for Survivors: Considerations Regarding Children

Safety planning considerations for domestic violence survivors with children.

Safety Planning: A guide for individuals with cognitive disabilities

This guide offers suggestions to caring individuals willing to help persons with cognitive disabilities who are being abused. Persons with cognitive disabilities may not recognize that they are being abused, or are afraid to tell anyone. This booklet guides individuals to create a safety plan with the cognitively disabled person that fits his or her specific needs depending on their level of functioning. 

Sample Document Destruction Policy
Send a Father's Day Card

Print and send this card to tell your father, a father-figure or an important male role-model in your life, what an important role he played in your life and that you sent a gift in his honor to help end domestic abuse.

Sheltering Animals & Families Together

Allie Philips is an attorney who has dedicated her career to helping victims of crime. She is an author and consultant who launched the Sheltering Animals & Families Together Program in 2008, originially called the PAWS Program. More information and resources can be found at: http://alliephillips.com/?page_id=21

Tax Protections for Domestic Abuse Survivors Slides (handouts)

Tax Protections for Domestic Abuse Survivors Slides (handouts)

Helpful Links (handout)

from Mondays with Morgan webinar on February 10, 2014

 

Tech-Savvy Teens

Choose who gets to see your information. ESCOGE QUIÉN PUEDA VER TU INFORMACIÓN