The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

       Registration Fees: $25 early registration (through April 30, 2015) $30 registration (through May 9, 2015)  Your registration fee includes: T-shirt swag bag REGISTER HERE!   Do you want to have fun?  Do you like to run? Join the Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence (GCADV) as they host their first Race for Empowerment […]

  Georgia Domestic Violence Deaths Examined, Progress Reported   On March 7, the Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence and the Georgia Commission on Family Violence released the 2013 Georgia Domestic Violence Fatality Review Report. These statewide agencies have coordinated the Fatality Review Project since it began in 2004. They work with local teams to review domestic […]

    Hundreds of domestic violence program and sexual assault center staff, members of law enforcement, prosecutors, judges, survivors of violence, and concerned community members from across the state converged on the Georgia State Capitol today to urge legislators to pass House Bill 911 to make strangulation assault a felony offense.  House Bill 911 was […]

An action alert from the National Network to End Domestic Violence ( Thank you! You helped us win reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) earlier this year, and victims everywhere are grateful for your activism. But that success is being undermined by the sequester and by funding cuts that are rolling back our […]

      ***If you have not already registered for the 2015 Stop Violence Against Women Day, please click HERE to register.***   Check out photos from the 2013 Stop Violence Against Women Day   Tools to prepare you for Stop Violence Against Women Day GCADV, in collaboration with the Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault, the Georgia Commission […]

Prolonged Government Shutdown Continues to Threaten Services for Victims What is your Congressperson doing to keep shelters and rape crisis centers open?   The House seems no nearer to passing a bill to reopen the government than before.  Progress is stalled in Congress and we need every voice in your state to call for Congress to […]

Senate Bill 86 passes Rules Committee and will be voted on in the Georgia Senate TOMORROW, February 20th!  Please contact your Senator TODAY and urge them to vote YES on Senate Bill 86! SB 86 has passed the Rules Committee and is headed to the Georgia Senate for a full vote.  Please contact your Senators […]

                    It’s unacceptable that VAWA resources have been jeopardized for almost 2 years! The election is over and it’s time! Congress has some unfinished business. They MUST PASS the Violence Against Women Act NOW! We must get Congress to finish the work of passing a VAWA that […]

Updated October 9, 2012 If you have an event planned for Domestic Violence Awareness Month and would like to see it listed here, please send event details, including date, time, location, name of organization organizing the event, name of organization receiving proceeds from the event (if applicable), and information on how to RSVP (if applicable) […]

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