Women

Worker To Worker Action Kit

A complete set of resource materials and ideas for addressing domestic violence as it impacts the workplace setting are included in this kit for employees and managers.

Available From: 
The Family Violence Prevention Fund, 383 Rhode Island Street, Suite 304, San Francisco, CA 94103-5133
Recommended For: 
Employers and employees interested in fostering domestic violence awareness and safety planning in the workplace setting.

A Woman's Place

This inspiring video documents the efforts of three courageous leaders in South Africa, India, and Duluth, Minnesota to guarantee women's rights and protections under the law.

Available From: 
Maria Nicolo 99 Berkeley Place, #3 Brooklyn, NY 11217
Cost: 
Shipping & Handling Charge
Format: 
Video
Recommended For: 
Women's studies programs and community groups.
Size/Length: 
58 Minutes

Whose Perspective? -A Guide To Gender-Sensitive Analysis Of The Media

Produced by a women's media watch group in Jamaica, this guide offers all the materials needed to host a training workshop focused on challenging media images that perpetuate violence against women.

Available From: 
Phone: (212) 687-8633 Mail: 777 United Nations Plaza New York, NY 10017
Recommended For: 
Organizations looking for tips on how to analyze and use media in campaigns designed to challenge sexist imagery and prevent violence against women and girls.

Violence Against Native Women Is Not Traditional

Cultural values and history are respectfully highlighted in this set of resource materials designed to help and end violence against women in Native American communities.

Available From: 
For Packets Email: scircle@sacred-circle.com
Recommended For: 
Indian Tribes and tribal organizations developing domestic violence interventions and strategies on Indian reservations and tribal communities.

Article: "Transforming The Culture: Creating Safety, Equality And Justice For Women And Girls"

-Found In "Preventing Violence In America, Issues in Children's and Families' Lives" Vol. 4

This journal article builds a compelling case for developing domestic violence prevention strategies that derive from a gender-based analysis.

 

Available From: 
Email For Copies: order@safepub.com
Recommended For: 
All people interested in learning more about developing domestic violence prevention strategies based on gender-based analysis.

Together Against Violence

Multiple forms of family violence; elder abuse, child abuse, dating violence, and spouse abuse are addressed in this easy-to-adapt kit with eye-catching black and white artwork.

Available From: 
Family and Children's Trust Fund of Virginia, 730 East Broad Street, Eighth Floor, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Phone: (804) 692-1823.

Shifting The Paradigm

Speakers underscore the need to shift treatment intervention to prevention as a long-term strategy for ending family violence in this modest yet hopeful video from Humboldt State University.

Available From: 
Ann Alter, Ph.D. Department of Theatre, Film and Dance Humboldt State University Phone: (707) 826-5495
Cost: 
$30.00
Format: 
Video
Recommended For: 
Community groups and domestic violence advocates.
Size/Length: 
41 Minutes

Responding To Abuse Against Women With Disabilites

This article emphasizes the need for health care workers to increase their knowledge and awareness of the unique forms of relationship abuse and risk factors that impact women with disabilities.

Available From: 
Family Violence Prevention Fund 383 Rhode Island Street, suite 304 San Francisco, CA 94103-5133 Phone: (415) 252-8900
Cost: 
Free
Format: 
Print Document
Recommended For: 
Health care, domestic violence and disability service programs
Size/Length: 
5 Pages

Rape Prevention Action Kit

Practical resources are combined with daring ad images and messages that challenge myths and stereotypes about sexual assualt in this rich and provocative set of resource materials.

Available From: 
Los Angeles Commission on Assaults Against Women (LACAAW) Phone: (213) 955-9090
Recommended For: 
Individuals and organizations committed to preventing sexual assaults against women and girls.

Population Reports: Ending Violence Against Women

Links between gender-based violence and women's health are highlighted in this slender report packed with practical resources and information for health care professionals and students.

Available From: 
http://www.infoforhealth.org/pr/l11edsum.shtml
Syndicate content