WORKING TOGETHER TO PREVENT ABUSE AND ASSAULT: Breakthrough Bystander Behavior Training Programs

Call for Proposals
Friday, July 19, 2013

The Avon Foundation for Women will fund the development of, and assist in launching, a comprehensive series of targeted prevention and intervention training tools to help bystanders recognize, respond and make appropriate referrals in situations when partner abuse, dating abuse, or sexual assault are suspected or observed. New proposals are requested from 501(c)(3) nonprofit agencies, government agencies or training specialists agencies, to advance the goal of developing awareness and skills training tools that will help prevent domestic and partner violence and sexual assault by: creating Breakthrough Bystander Behavior Training Program and delivering those Programs through employers to significant numbers of employees, in collaboration with local experts identified by the NO MORE coalition. This program’s partnership with the national NO MORE coalition, consisting of hundreds of domestic violence and sexual assault service and advocacy agencies across the country, will ensure that companies will have access to local experts to assist in presenting this educational opportunity. Apply online.