Resources and Publications

LGBTQ Transgender

Gathered resources and publications for LGBTQ Trangenders

LGBTQ Youth

Gathered resources for LGBTQ youth and Domestic Violence.

Medical Power and Control Wheel

Originaly developed by Kenosha, Wisconsin's Pathways to Courage, demonstrates how the health care system can inadvertently increase danger and further entrap victims or, alternatively, be part of the solution.

Membership - Donation Forms

Please print out the appropriate form to mail. We appreciate your support!

Military victims/survivors handbook

Wisconsin handbook to assist victims/survivors of domestic abuse connected to the military.Coming soon!

MINCAVA Electronic Clearinghouse

The Minnesota Center Against Violence and Abuse has a library of publications on DV and children: www.mincava.umn.edu/categories/880?type=8

Mondays with Morgan Legal Issues for Mixed Families Handouts

Morgan Young's Mondays with Morgan webinar topic on July 21 was: Legal Issues for Mixed Families - How immigration status complicates system response.  This session discussed common complications for mixed status immigrant families, including custody and placement and public benefits. Supplemental handouts can be printed from the link below.  Beginning July 28 (one week after the webinar) these handouts will be accessible only to members who are logged in.

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 Memberships

Organizational Members are private, non-profit organizations, or county government or tribal agencies that

  • have a primary focus on providing direct services to survivors of domestic abuse in Wisconsin;
  • have a program component that has that as a primary focus;
  • or are programs that receives State of WI Domestic Abuse Program funding and provide shelter and/or services for survivors of domestic abuse.
  • Organizational Members adhere to the mission, vision and guiding principles of End Domestic Abuse WI and pay annual membership dues.

Domestic Violence Programs: download these forms to renew your membership or apply for provisional membership.

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.

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.