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Question please: Is physical injury necessary for DV? What about property damage/financial fraud/threats? TIA, Colorado statutes aren't clear, according to local LEO reluctant to take action unless v...
ColoradoAdvocat
06/23/2014
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I direct a domestic violence law school clinic where I have found that getting civil protective orders for victims helps but simultaneously developing an individualized 'action plan' for a victim to achie...
Mary Beck
03/12/2014
arrow icon That makes a lot of sense, given that a big contributing fac...
Jessica
03/26/2014
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Are there any specific programs or services to help victims of abuse within the sex industry; dancers, lingerie models, etc, in Portland, OR?
Juli Abraham
07/24/2013
arrow icon I have heard about some of these services out in Las Vegas a...
Angela Boggs
03/07/2014
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Grants for disabled victims of Domestic Abuse. Is there any grants that help the family or victim of DV to get medical and financial help for basic needs life Automobile/cells/utilites/food/cable&inter...
Pamatha
07/24/2013
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I recently became aware that many immigrants who are also victims of DV are not accepting the help they need due to fears of deportation, blackmail by the abusers, etc. Are there any programs in place cur...
plcaudell
02/05/2013
arrow icon This article provides a helpful overview of barriers for imm...
Susan
02/13/2013
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Does anyone have any information specifically for child witnesses of domestic violence and confidentiality?
Dana
01/16/2013
arrow icon There is also a program through the Battered Women's Shelter...
Melissa Clemens
02/25/2014
arrow icon I am from Akron Ohio and there are programs for children tha...
Keith
01/16/2014
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Penn State Public Broadcasting is going to release its documentary, Telling Amy's Story, as free online stream access to the entire video. I am looking for some advice on how to get the word out on a natio...
Laura Miller
05/03/2012
arrow icon The link to Telling Amy's Story is telling.psu.edu. It was o...
Laura Miller
03/07/2014
arrow icon Hello-I would be interested in having the link to Amy's Stor...
Nancy Burke
03/06/2014
arrow icon Best way is over the net; Facebook, linked in, twitter and y...
betty davies
01/08/2013
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Need some information about service scope for DV victims who are US immigrants and are in dependant VISA.
Angana
04/27/2012
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I am looking for an example of a policy for victim informed consent regarding when an offender is placed into a GPS monitoring program. Any direction with this would be so appreciated.
Jim
01/13/2012
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I am looking for Virginia law specific to confidentialty laws that apply to domestic violence programs. I specifically am interested in the use of a counselor or spiritual (lay) counselor who has not been...
Rena
01/10/2012
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Mandatory Arrest - how is this working in your area, pros and cons?
judy
11/10/2011
arrow icon pros it saves court time with being seen the next day. It sa...
cassir
03/05/2012
arrow icon The pros about working in this area is that you can save man...
Sydney Tucker
11/29/2011
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I want to establish resesarch to measure the number of male victims of domestic violence compared to the number of female victims. Is there ressearch available on such a project? The purpose for this res...
Alonzo Lewis II
03/29/2011
arrow icon Check out the programs of WEAVE and SAVE. I am doing resear...
Gail Eynon
11/19/2013
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I have a question for you about children and domestic violence. The issue involves whether a situation of children exposed to domestic violence (meaning witness to it) is legally considered child abuse or...
John Rosaik
10/29/2010
arrow icon I just read your response about the question of children wit...
RichS
05/01/2012
arrow icon You are correct that the child welfare guidelines and respon...
Linda Arata
03/12/2012
arrow icon Unfortunately the children do suffer just as much. In Wisco...
Eliz.kuhn
02/13/2012
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Kristin M
01/18/2011
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Where may I locate web-based, self-paced domestic violence trainings (not college courses)?
Jan Mickish
10/29/2010
arrow icon Thank you for the information. I have reviewed scores of on...
Jan Mickish
01/26/2011
arrow icon I would check your state's Domestic Violence website as well...
Kristin M
01/18/2011
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We are looking for any resources or literature to help victims of domestic violence that has occured between family members other than intimate partners. We are seeing a lot of cases where children are ab...
Danielle R.
10/06/2010
arrow icon The situation that you describe is a direct result of childr...
Clackey
04/27/2011
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We are currently trying to start a DV court in our county, can you please give me some feedback on what your requirements are for this specialized court.
Danielle
06/30/2010
arrow icon Judge Herrell. here in Portland Oregon wrote a DV court manu...
Vanessa Timmons
08/18/2010
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I want to start a domestic violoence program & hotline. Can someone tell me who to contact and where to start.
Judy
06/14/2010
arrow icon contact your state's coalition of DV. All 50 states have the...
hi
06/16/2010
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I'm working with a local DV Shelter and we are trying to find resources to help with transportation. I've checked several state and federal sites for grants to help pay for a vehicle but have not had much...
Jason
04/05/2010
arrow icon We use a portion of VOCA funding to lease a vehicle that we ...
Dee
07/21/2010
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How have Victim Advocate Programs based out of police departments expanded their program? We currently have two advocates covering domestic violence, sexual assault, child abuse and all other violent crime...
Kim
01/27/2010
arrow icon I presently work in NJ for a prosecutors office, but prior t...
Mary
03/07/2012
arrow icon I work in a shelter, and we often times work with the PD adv...
Cassie
03/10/2010
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Does anyone know of a written document that includes Best Practices for Victim Services in the state of AZ? I know that the Governor’s office (as well as other funders) dictates that victims and offe...
HAVEN
06/26/2009
arrow icon You should contact the Arizona Coalition for Domestic Violen...
AC
02/24/2010
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Performance measures: Does any one have a sample of non quantitative performance/ success measures for victim advocacy programs?
Frank
03/27/2009
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Victim advocate trying to initiate a database to log client information to track statistics. Can anyone recomend a database software to make this possible?
Kimberly
02/12/2009
arrow icon i see this is an old thread but maybe someone will read... ...
anthony
06/11/2012
arrow icon We have used both Alice and RClient at our domestic violence...
Michelle
10/12/2010
arrow icon I am also looking for database software. The companies that...
susan
06/14/2010
arrow icon I am unable to find the ALICE database several posters have ...
HAVEN
05/12/2010
arrow icon We use the Sungard IJS system.
Adrianna
04/07/2010
arrow icon We are using R Client. Last fall we sent staff to Pittsburgh...
Leona
01/19/2010
arrow icon The State of Wisconsin DV programs both tribal and county pr...
Sherri
10/26/2009
arrow icon We are using Alice too, and so far, it works great for us!
Tanjee
07/07/2009
arrow icon Kimberly We are using ALICE. You can Google it.
Frank
03/27/2009
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Please how do I get letter of support from the law enforcement agency and social services so that I can aply for the H.O.P.E grant. I have been finding it difficult to reach the law enforcement agency and ...
Bensi1629
11/18/2008
arrow icon I took this from the OVC website. Thank you for your intere...
William Kellibr
07/22/2009
arrow icon Try going through your City Council representative. That wo...
Gardenview
03/18/2009
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I want to start a program for juveniles in domestic violence....i'm trying to see what i need or how i can start with a program.
Clarissa
08/18/2008
arrow icon Check with North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violenc...
Bob Hope III
09/25/2009
arrow icon Researching teens program such as Tumbleweed in Arizona is a...
Blanca Cornejo
12/11/2008
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I want to start an agency here in Colorado and specifically in the city of Castle Rock for women and men of domestic violence. I am finding it difficult to find an agency that is strickly for men. Do you...
Joni
08/13/2008
arrow icon I've been a Domestic Violence Shelter Advocate for a little ...
AngieB
12/10/2008
arrow icon We have several agencies in Castle Rock already in existance...
Paulette
09/24/2008
arrow icon Family Violence Advocate for 10 years. Best advice - do not...
Danielle
08/28/2008
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