Fairfax County Domestic Violence Community

Information for Domestic Violence Professionals and Volunteers in Fairfax County, Virginia

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Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence Infographic (University of New England)

WHO report highlights violence against women as a ‘global health problem of epidemic proportions’

Integrating Prevention into Organizations that Address Intimate Partner Violence (Robert Wood Johnson Foundation)

Close to Home: Growing Strong Communities to Prevent Domestic Violence 

Economic Security and Violence Against Women 

Move to End Violence – Reflections from the 2013 National Sexual Assault Conference (CALCASA blog) 

Family and Intimate Partner Homicide 2014 (Virginia Office of the Chief Medical Examiner)

When Men are in an Abusive Relationship    

Invisible Victims: Men in Abusive Relationships (Good Men Project blog)

Prevent IPV 

A Prevention Program That Works: A Case Study of the Enlace Comunitario Promatora Model

EVAW (End Violence Against Women) International (archive of past webinars)

Help for Abusive Partners (National Domestic Violence Hotline blog)

Preventing and Responding to Domestic and Sexual Violence in Later Life (VAWNet collection)

Understanding the Link Between Substance Abuse and Domestic Violence (private website)

When Abuse Turns Deadly

Male Victims of Abuse Face Stigma

Am I Being Abused?  (WomensHealth.gov)

Opening Doors: When Faith Based Communities Respond to Domestic Abuse  

Considerations for Victims with Cognitive and Communicative Disabilities (National Sexual Violence Resource Center)

New Tools Addressing Employment Rights for Domestic Violence Survivors with Criminal Records  

Fairfax County Animal Shelter Offers “Pet Haven” Services  

Taking Action – An Advocates Guide to Assisting Victims of Financial Fraud

More information on Immigration Status and Marketplace

Project Connect: Creating Futures Without Violence web-based training

Non-Fatal Domestic Violence, 2003–2012 (BJS)