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Stop Sexual Assault in Schools Deborah Cashman Wed, 02/15/2017 - 12:09
Email
info@stopsexualassaultinschools.org
Description

We proactively address the epidemic of traumatic sexual violence/harassment impacting our nation’s students. We provide students, K-12 schools, and organizations resources so that the right to an equal education is not compromised by sexual harassment, sexual assault, and gender-based discrimination.

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The Breathe Network Deborah Cashman Wed, 11/09/2016 - 14:00
Email
info@thebreathenetwork.org
Description

The Breathe Network: Building Resilience through Embodied Approaches To Healing, is a resource, referral and training network connecting survivors of sexual violence with holistic healing arts practitioners. All of the practitioners and organizations affiliated with our organization commit to offering sliding-scale, trauma-informed care. We provide training for holistic healing arts practitioners across a range of disciplines to ground them in a nuanced understanding of sexual violence, its mind, body and soul impacts, and offer them modality specific tools they can integrate within their practice.

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UN Women Deborah Cashman Thu, 03/20/2014 - 15:35
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UN Women is the UN organization dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women. A global champion for women and girls, UN Women was established to accelerate progress on meeting their needs worldwide.

Mailing Address:
405 East 42nd St.
New York, NY 10017

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646-781-4400
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646-781-4444
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Just Detention International

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info@justdetention.org
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JDI advocates for the safety and well-being of all inmates, whether they are confined in federal, state, or local facilities -- both private and public -- including prisons, jails, juvenile facilities, immigration detention centers, halfway houses, and police lock-ups. JDI works to: hold government officials accountable for prisoner rape; promote public attitudes that value the dignity and safety of inmates; and ensure that survivors of this violence have access to the help they need.

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Safer Society Foundation, Inc. Deborah Cashman Fri, 06/24/2011 - 12:43
Email
info@safersociety.org
Description
Safer Society Foundation provides resources for the prevention and treatment of sexual abuse. Safer Society Press publishes books for survivors, offenders, professionals,family and friends, and on prevention. The Foundation operates a free referral service for those seeking specialized treatment for sexual offending.
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National Crime Victim Law Institute (NCVLI) Ali Mailen Perrotto Wed, 03/09/2011 - 11:37
Email
garvin@lclark.edu
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NCVLI seeks to actively promote balance and fairness in the justice system through crime victim centered legal advocacy, education, and resource sharing.

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Victim Rights Law Center, Inc.

Description
The Victim Rights Law Center is Leading a New Response to Sexual Violence. Founded as the first law center in the nation dedicated solely to serving the legal needs of sexual assault victims, the Victim Rights Law Center is the leader in representing sexual assault victims’ legal rights within the civil context. We not only provide legal representation to victims of rape and sexual assault to help rebuild their lives, but also promote a national movement committed to seeking justice for every rape and sexual assault victim. Through an innovative model of community collaboration, we have created a network of allies (medical providers, counselors, lawyers) dedicated to improving legal services for rape victims. They have offices in MA and OR. The Victim Rights Law Center engages in three primary activities:
  • Free Legal Services
  • Legal Training
  • Technical Assistance
 
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National Coalition to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation Sally Laskey Thu, 02/17/2011 - 14:33
Email
PreventTogether@gmail.com
Description
The mission of this coalition is to create a unified effort to promote the healthy development of children & youth; and end their sexual abuse and exploitation. Read more about coalition members.
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Workplaces Respond to Domestic and Sexual Violence: A National Resource Center Sally Laskey Tue, 09/28/2010 - 20:19
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The Workplaces Respond to Domestic and Sexual Violence: A National Resource Center project offers information on the Internet for the benefit of those interested in providing effective workplace responses to victims of domestic violence, sexual violence, dating violence and stalking.
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1in6

Email
info@1in6.org
Description

The mission of 1in6 is to help men who have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences in live healthier, happier lives. 1in6's mission also includes serving family members, friends, partners, and service providers by providing information and support resources on the web and in the community.

1in6 offers a wide range of information and services for men with histories of unwanted or abusive sexual experiences, and anyone who cares about them. Some of the organization's resources include:

  • A 24/7 online helpline where men and the people who care about them can chat one-on-one with a trained advocate.
  • Free and confidential weekly online support groups.
  • A wealth of useful information on topics related to male sexual abuse and assault, including answers to common questions.
  • Trauma-informed trainings and webinars for service providers and organizations around the world.
  • The Bristlecone Project, a collection of portraits, videos, and written narratives of male survivors of sexual abuse and assault.
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