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Expanding Safety and Support Services for Survivors and Their Pets
Webinar series with Sheltering Animals and Families Together (SAF-T) and the Animal Welfare Institute!
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Trauma-Informed Birth Support
This new pamphlet reviews the connections between pregnancy, childbirth, and trauma, and offers information, resources, and tips for advocates and birth doulas.
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Abuse in Later Life
In observance of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (June 15, 2015), access the newly updated Special Collection: Preventing and Responding to Domestic & Sexual Violence in Later Life.
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Supporting Parents in Shelter
This new TA Guidance focuses on challenges regarding parenting and discipline of children who reside in domestic violence shelters, proposing a variety of recommendations for practice.
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Prevention Tool of the Month
#ReImagineManhood is a campaign designed to promote positive masculinity and change the social norms that foster inequity, abuse of power and violence.
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Welcome to VAWnet, a project of the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence.

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Our resource library is home to thousands of materials on violence against women and related issues, with particular attention to its intersections with various forms of oppression.

Here you’ll find resources on domestic violence, sexual violence, funding, research, and international issues. You’ll also find news, announcements, and events related to the work of the movement and related fields of practice. From the comprehensive lists of resources found in Special Collections to the concise interpretations of current research in our peer-reviewed Applied Research Papers, VAWnet has a variety of formats and material types to offer. For tips on navigating or searching the library, see How to Use VAWnet.org.

VAWnet supports local, state, and national prevention and intervention strategies that enhance safety and well-being and address the self-identified needs and concerns of victims and survivors. To learn more, visit About VAWnet.

For more information or technical assistance, please contact us. We value your input!