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National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (NRCDV) is a comprehensive source of information for those wanting to educate themselves and help others on the many issues related to domestic violence. This is done through a series of key initiatives and special projects that are evidence-based and seek to inform providers, advocates and communities on the causes and prevention of gender-based violence.

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Dedicated to lifting up and honoring the voices of survivors and advocates, NRCDV Radio features interviews with advocates and collaborative partners from the field, real life stories from survivors, and innovative practices in advocacy.

Policy & Advocacy in Action: Episode 27: Dismantling Racism and Ableism - Centering the MarginsPolicy & Advocacy in Action
Episode 28, More Options Please – Innovations in Washington State
– Kendra Gritsch, Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence. (July 9, 2019) Download Episode 28     Download transcript of episode 28.

Policy & Advocacy in Action: Episode 27: Dismantling Racism and Ableism - Centering the Margins

Policy & Advocacy in Action
Episode 27, Dismantling Racism and Ableism – Centering the Margins
– Renee Lopez, disability rights’ activist. (April 26, 2019) Download Episode 27         Download transcript of episode 27.

Episode 26: International Women's Day 2019: Honoring our Indigenous Sisters

Episode 26, International Women’s Day 2019: Honoring our Indigenous Sisters – Cody Hammer, member of the Cherokee Nation and descendant of the Muskogee Creek Nation. (March 8, 2019) Download Episode 26

Episode 25: Human Trafficking, A Conversation with Freedom Network USA

Episode 25, Human Trafficking: A Conversation with Freedom Network USA – Karen Romero, Freedom Network Training Institute Director (January 15, 2019)  Download Episode 25

Episode 24 - My #1Thing for DVAM 2018 by NRCDV Radio

Episode 24, My #1Thing storytelling series for DVAM 2018 – Rupaktha Banjeree, Renonda Forney, Cyrena Martin, #1Thing My Community Can Do to Break the Silence (October 25, 2018)  Download Episode 24

Episode 23 - My #1Thing for DVAM 2018 by NRCDV Radio

Episode 23, My #1Thing storytelling series for DVAM 2018 – Fairfax County Office on Women and Domestic and  Sexual Violence Services & Aly Jacobs, #1Thing to Support Healthy Development of Children (October 18, 2018)  Download Episode 23

Episode 22 - My #1Thing for DVAM 2018 by NRCDV RadioEpisode 22, My #UnaCosa storytelling series for DVAM 2018 – Madeline Torres, #UnaCosa que me Inspiró a Actuar por la Erradicación de la Violencia de Género (October 11, 2018)  Download Episode 22

Episode 21 - My #1Thing for DVAM 2018 by NRCDV RadioEpisode 21, My #1Thing storytelling series for DVAM 2018 – Anamaria Dahl & Colleen, The Invaluable Role of Support People: #1Thing that Changed My Story as a Survivor (October 4, 2018)  Download Episode 21

Episode 20 - Public Benefits & Domestic Violence by NRCDV RadioEpisode 20, The Difference Between Surviving & Not Surviving: Public Benefits Programs and Domestic and Sexual Violence Victims’ Economic Security – Shaina Goodman (June 26, 2018)  Download Episode 20

Episode 19 - #IWD2018 by NRCDV RadioEpisode 19, #IWD2018: Celebrating Generations of Activism & Moving Our Work Forward – Anisah Gonzalez (March 8, 2018) Download episode 19

Episode 18 of I'm an Advocate podcast by NRCDV RadioEpisode 18, #ImAnActivist series  – Alexandria Brahm, Resilience & Hope (February 27, 2018) Download episode 18

Episode 17 of I'm an Advocate podcast by NRCDV RadioEpisode 17, #ImAnActivist series  – Alyssa Wainaina, Spreading Truth & Building Movements (February 20, 2018)Download episode 17

Episode 16 of I'm an Advocate podcast by NRCDV RadioEpisode 16, #ImAnActivist series  – Daisy Coleman, Charlie Coleman, Jada Smith and Shael Norris, For Young Activists, By Young Activists (February 13, 2018)Download episode 16

Episode 15 of I'm an Advocate podcast by NRCDV RadioEpisode 15, #ImAnActivist series  – Carmen Dixon, Hashtags Fade, Survivors Persevere (February 6, 2018)Download episode 15

Episode 4 of I'm an Advocate podcast by NRCDV Radio

Episode 14, #ImAnAdvocate series  Kiesa Kay, advocate & Raven Dickerson, advocate from Artemis House (October 26, 2017)Download episode 14

Play buttonEpisode 13, #ImAnAdvocate series – Hania Luna, advocate from Tahirih Justice Center (October 19, 2017)Download episode 13

Press to playEpisode 12, #ImAnAdvocate series – Megan McCall, advocate from Emerge Center Against Domestic Violence & Maureen Barney-McGuire, advocate from Shelterhouse (October 12, 2017) Download episode 12

Episode 11, #ImAnAdvocate series – Kendra, advocate (October 5, 2017)Download episode 11

Listen to episode 10

Episode 10, Engaging your Audience through Social Media – Marisa Corser, communications strategist from Deeter Gallaher Group, & Joe Ostrander of NRCDV (September 7, 2017) Download episode 10

Read answers to additional questions that we did not have time to cover during the interview and check out NRCDV’s Technical Assistance Guidance for information on developing a social media campaign for DVAM.

Listen to episode 9Episode 9, Responding to the Needs of Male-identified Survivors of IPV – Eric Stiles an advocate with specialized expertise in child sexual abuse intervention and anti-sexual violence work in rural areas (July 20, 2017) Download episode 9

Also check out NRCDV’s Technical Assistance Guidance for more information on supporting inclusive services for all victims and survivors.

Listen to episode 8Episode 8, Honoring Our Mothers series  – William Kellibrew, a global advocate for human, civil, children’s and victims’ rights (June 29, 2017)Download episode 8

Listen to episode 7Episode 7, Honoring Our Mothers series  – Annika Leonard, founder of Priceless Incite (June 22, 2017)Download episode 7

Listen to episode 6Episode 6, Silver Pain- Elder Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation with NCALL – Ann Turner, Elder Victim Services and Advocacy Coordinator for the National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life (June 15, 2017)Download episode 6

Listen to episode 5Episode 5, Honoring Our Mothers series – Jonathan Yglesias, Programs & Services Manager at the Virginia Sexual & Domestic Violence Action Alliance and a Prevention Practice Advisor for the NRCDV’s PreventIPV project (June 8, 2017)Download episode 5

Listen to episode 4Episode 4, Honoring Our Mothers series – Olga Trujillo, Director of Education & Advocacy at Casa de Esperanza. (June 1, 2017)Download episode 4

Listen to episode 3Episode 3, Inspirational Women series –Lynn Rosenthal, the first White House Advisory on Violence Against Women and former director of the National Network to End Domestic Violence (May 25, 2017)Download episode 3

Listen to episode 2Episode 2, Inspirational Women series – Rosie Hidalgo, director of public policy for the National Latin@ Network (May 18, 2017)Download episode 2

Listen to episode 1Episode 1, Inspirational Women series –Carrie Bettinger-Lopez, former White House Advisor on Violence Against Women under Vice President Joe Biden (May 10, 2017)Download

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NRCDV eNewsletter
Disseminated bi-monthly, the NRCDV eNewsletter highlights new resources, those in development, announcements, events, and other items relevant to its subscribers. For an archived list of all eNewsletters, please click here.

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The quarterly PreventIPV eNewsletter highlights new additions to the PreventIPV website and features innovative prevention programs, events, publications, campaigns, funding opportunities, and other happenings of note in the prevention field.

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Periodic updates on housing and homelessness specific news and information, including new resources that have been added to the Safe Housing Partnerships website.

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