The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

    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 […]


    ***If you have not already registered for the 2014 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 on […]


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 […]


Find your members of Congress HERE While the state legislative session is over, the 113th Congress is in full swing!  There are several policy issues being decided which directly affect survivors of domestic violence and their children. Please take time to contact your members of Congress with the following messages: Replace sequestration with a plan that […]


Find your state legislators HERE.   Recent legislative accomplishments include the passage and signing into law of House Bill 711 and Senate Bill 86.  Click HERE and HERE for photos from the signing ceremonies with the Governor. Check out our legislative agenda and photos from the 2013 Stop Violence Against Women Day Click HERE to access our Legislative Reports for the latest […]


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