NMCADV Executive Director Pam Wiseman comments on the Ray Rice incident

Posted on 10. Sep, 2014 by in Events, News

September 10, 2014Advocates around the country reacted with surprise and relief when the Ray Rice domestic violence incident received so much media attention. After all, this is the sort of thing – and worse – that domestic violence advocates see every day. Unfortunately, in many places, the commission of an act of domestic violence is […]

Save the Date for Message Matters!

Posted on 16. Dec, 2013 by in Events

NMCADV IDEAS Conference 2014 – Message Matters: How to Talk About Violence and Abuse so People Listen – March 20-21, 2014, Embassy Suites,  Albuquerque, NM http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-2doQNYrlYM Domestic violence and the generational trauma it causes are at the root of many of our society’s worst problems.  Yet most people remain unaware of the nature and extent of […]

Honorees recognized at the 2013 Community Heroes Awards!

Posted on 24. Oct, 2013 by in Events, News

The NMCADV were proud to honor the 5 recipients of our 3rd Annual Community Heroes Awards.  A ceremony was held yesterday afternoon at the Civic Center in Farmington, NM.  All 5 honorees, some family members, and their nominating shelter were present to share in the recognition and receive an honorary plaque and a healing bowl […]

Core Advocacy Training Registration Now Open

Posted on 04. Oct, 2013 by in Events, News, Training

NMCADV’s 40 hour Core Advocacy Training is now open for registration.  You can register for any of the 4 scheduled in-person sessions along with access to the online training site. The Core Advocacy Training is a 40-hour initial skills and knowledge training for advocates of domestic violence victims/survivors in New Mexico, funded by the Children Youth and […]

Congress Passes Violence Against Women Act

Posted on 01. Mar, 2013 by in Events, News, Policy Events

From the office of NM Senator Martin Heinrich: Heinrich Praises Passage of the Violence Against Women Act Long-overdue victory for women and children across New Mexico  WASHINGTON, D.C. (Feb. 28, 2013) – U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) released the following statement after the Senate-passed reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act cleared the House of […]

Pamela Wiseman’s Address to the Health and Human Services Committee

Posted on 08. Feb, 2013 by in Events, Podcasts, Policy Events

This recording is a recreation of comments by Pam Wiseman, Executive Director of NMCADV, to the Health and Human Services Committee of the New Mexico State Legislature in Farmington, NM on August 14, 2012. Pam captures the extensive effects of domestic violence in New Mexico, outlines the work of the Coalition, and challenges that we are […]

NMCADV to Honor Community Heroes

Posted on 10. Oct, 2012 by in Events, News

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  To commemorate the strides community leaders and businesses make to stamp out domestic violence in their communities, the New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence is proud to announce the winners of the 2nd Annual Community Hero Awards. These “Community Heroes” have exemplified tremendous community support for their local domestic […]

Allstate Financial Empowerment Conference

Posted on 06. Sep, 2012 by in Events, News, Training

Two of NMCADV’s Associate Trainers, Anna Blauw (The Healing House, Deming) and Perry Lawson (COPE, Alamogordo) along with the NMCADV Board President, Carol Horwitz (Santa Fe) recently attended a three day training on victim’s financial empowerment in Chicago. Expenses were paid by the Allstate Foundation. According to Carol Horwitz, “We are anxious to bring this […]

Video Screening of Si Podemos/Yes We Can – Beyond Domestic Violence: Achieving Financial Independenc

Posted on 03. Apr, 2012 by in Events

Wednesday April 25, 2012 – Wednesday April 25, 2012 Barcelona Suites Map and Directions | Register Description: You are invited to join Alianza—the National Latino Alliance for the Elimination of Domestic Violence for a video screening of Si Podemos/Yes We Can – Beyond Domestic Violence: Achieving Financial Independence (28-minute documentary, produced by Albuquerque-based Arnold Trujillo […]

NMCADV Offers its First FREE Webinar!

Posted on 15. Jan, 2012 by in Events, News, Training

  Advocacy Round Table Series   NMCADV Offers its First FREE Webinar! Abuse After the Breakup with Kristin Carmichael, LISW, MBA Join us on Friday, January 27th 10:00-11:00 Presentation 11:00-12:00 Open Round Table for Advocates Program Description: Abuse After the Breakup:  An in-depth look at the abusive tactics offenders use specifically after the relationship ends and […]