The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

  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 (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 […]


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