The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE           For More Information Contact Us 404.209.0280 January 23, 2012   Stop Violence Against Women Day 2012 Everyone plays a role in ending violence against women   (Atlanta)  In 2011, Georgia was named for having the 6th highest homicide rate in the nation for women killed by men. To address this troubling statistic, […]

The crime is one of the few that increased in Rich­mond County last year. From Jan­uary through Octo­ber, the county had 2,518 domestic violence cases, up from 2,193 during the same period in 2010. From January to October 2009, there were 1,934, according to the county’s Web site. In the first week of 2012, there […] CDC’s National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS) is an ongoing, nationally-representative telephone survey that collects detailed information on sexual violence, stalking, and intimate partner violence victimization of adult women and men in the United States. The survey collects data on past-year experiences of violence as well as lifetime experiences of violence. The […]

 February 25, 2012, 9:00 am-4:00 pmLocation in Atlanta: Georgia Public Broadcasting Registration for the first 100 teens is ‘free’ and underwritten by Verizon Wireless. In the last two years, PADV’s Teen Dating Violence Summit has covered topics including bystander intervention, technology safety, and the role the media plays in influencing teen relationships. In 2012, we […]

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