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⭐ DVAM is around the corner! ⭐
Join us for an NRCDV Training Institute webinar this Thursday, August 27

Meeting this Moment: Meaningful Engagement for Social Change during Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Beyond
 
Together we bear witness as the pandemic of racial injustice, systemic oppression, and exploitation continues to rage across the country, causing many losses. Recent events highlight significant and long-standing health and economic disparities among African Americans and other racial and ethnic groups. Join us for a conversation about pivoting our work to meet this moment and co-creating the world we all deserve during Domestic Violence Awareness Month and beyond.
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Join us for a conversation about pivoting our work to meet this moment and co-creating the world we all deserve during Domestic Violence Awareness Month and beyond. At this time when advocates and preventionists are ready to embrace new approaches to healing, health, safety, and justice, the presenters will explore strategies for connecting the dots between our awareness and prevention work, and for building meaningful relationships that help us move to transformative action in our communities.
Arlene Vassell
NRCDV Vice President
 of Programs, Prevention & Social Change
Arlene supervises NRCDV’s Programs & Prevention and Communications Teams and oversees several key initiatives, including the Domestic Violence Awareness Project and PreventIPV. Joining NRCDV in 2015, Arlene brings over 20 years of multi-faceted experience within the movement to end domestic and other forms of gender-based violence. She previously worked for the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance and the YWCA Women’s Advocacy Program in Chesterfield, Virginia.
 

Casey Keene
NRCDV Director of Programs & Prevention
Casey Keene provides programmatic leadership and oversight to the technical assistance, training, and resource development initiatives of the Programs & Prevention Team on a broad range of topics related to gender based violence. Specializing in issues related to children’s exposure to domestic violence, Casey leads the Adult Children Exposed to Domestic Violence (ACE-DV) Leadership Forum and provides national level technical assistance and training on childhood trauma and resilience. Casey is a Licensed Social Worker who has been active in the movement to end domestic violence for over 18 years.

Justin Carter
Activist and Spoken Word Artist

Justin Carter is a rising leader in the field of violence prevention. Justin has worked with universities, non-profits, state and local agencies on Bystander Intervention, Consent Education, Title IX, Masculinity programming and Outreach with underserved populations. Justin promotes social justice, inspires inter-group collaboration, and cultivates a welcoming climate through facilitation, education, and evaluation. Justin has spoken at local, state, and national level conferences, podcasts, and rallies.

The National Resource Center on Domestic Violence believes in the power of individuals, families, and communities to heal and thrive. We will continue to share resources and guidance to support each other and cultivate hope, healing, and well-being for all.
If you have questions or need technical assistance, please contact our technical assistance team at nrcdvTA@nrcdv.org. For non-emergency requests, please allow 3-5 business days for response. Additionally, our website provides a Contact Form for specific requests related or unrelated to COVID-19.
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Your contribution ensures that we can continue to provide resources, training and guidance on the multi-faceted nature of domestic violence and other forms of gender-based violence. Donations support NRCDV’s mission to strengthen and transform efforts to end domestic violence and ensures that we maintain our position as a trusted national leader, renowned for innovation, multi-disciplinary approaches and a commitment to ensuring that policy, practice and research is grounded in and guided by the voices and experiences of domestic violence survivors and advocates.
 

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This publication is supported by Grant Number #90EV0428 to the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence from the Administration on Children, Youth and Families, Family and Youth Services Bureau, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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