GCADV Training The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence offers a variety of trainings to domestic violence programs and other professionals to strengthen our state’s response to domestic violence and ensure that victims receive the best advocacy services possible. Click here for the 2015 training calendar.
#IAMAGAMECHANGER CAMPAIGN Goals: To raise DV awareness among communities, sports fans, within sports leagues, and select celebrities To promote messages about healthy relationships To promote and demonstrate a culture that does not tolerate violence against women To connect coaches, teams, fans, and communities to local resources and tools that can assist in building a culture […]
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 (http://www.nnedv.org) 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 […]
2012 Fatality Review released: The 2012 Georgia Domestic Violence Fatality Review Project Annual Report discusses gaps in the community’s response to domestic violence and put forth recommendations for change in services, resources, policies, practices, information, collaboration, and training. Georgia’s unfortunate distinction is to be ranked 10th nationally for the rate at which men kill women […]