August 2016 Newsletter

Posted on 22. Aug, 2016 by in Articles, Events, News

Check out our latest updates and upcoming events! August 2016 Newsletter

July Newsletter is out!

Posted on 27. Jul, 2016 by in Articles, News

Check out our latest news and updates in our monthly newsletters. July 2016 Newsletter

NMCADV Exec. Dir. Pam Wiseman Interview on BIP with Susan Loubet on KUNM

Posted on 07. Jul, 2016 by in Events, News, Podcasts

Our executive director talks to Susan Loubet on the important work that happens in Batterer Intervention Programs, developments in NM and on a national level, the NMCADV led Batterer Intervention Task Force and implications and evidence for their effectiveness. Visit the link below to listen: http://kunm.org/post/new-mexico-asks-whats-happening-here-0#stream/0

Not the Usual Suspects: Terrorism and Domestic Violence by NMCADV Exec. Director Pam Wiseman

Posted on 28. Jun, 2016 by in Articles, News

Insight on the connection between Terrorism and Domestic Violence from NMCADV’s Executive Director Pamela Wiseman. Not the Usual Suspects: Terrorism and Domestic Violence By Pamela Jayne Wiseman 7/28/2016 It has recently come to the attention of the media and various public officials that domestic violence and terrorism may be linked. In fact, those who work in the […]

June Newsletter is out!

Posted on 23. Jun, 2016 by in Articles, Events, News

Check out our latest updates and announcements in the June newsletter. http://www.nmcadv.org/nmcadv-newsletter-june-2016/

NMCADV Seeks Board Members

Posted on 29. Mar, 2016 by in Events, News

NMCADV Seeks Board Members The New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NMCADV) is a statewide, non-profit organization that seeks to improve the response to domestic violence (DV) through building DV program and stakeholder capacity. NMCADV provides training, policy support and networking opportunities to approximately 30 domestic violence member programs and multiple stakeholders and partners. In […]

Victims Rights Advocates Support NM License Compromise with No Fingerprinting

Posted on 12. Feb, 2016 by in Articles, Legislative Updates, News

From KRWG – By SOMOS UN PUEBLO UNIDO http://krwg.org/post/victims-rights-advocates-support-nm-license-compromise-no-fingerprinting Commentary:  Over two dozen domestic violence and sexual assault service providers, and the New Mexico Hispanic Bar Association, announced their opposition to fingerprinting and background check requirements for immigrants applying for driving authorization cards. A bi-partisan group of New Mexico senators currently support compromise legislation (amended HB99) that complies with the Real ID […]

Justice Department Issues Guidance on Identifying and Preventing Gender Bias in Law Enforcement Response to Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

Posted on 17. Dec, 2015 by in News

From the Department of Justice: December 15, 2015 – Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch announced today a new guidance from the Justice Department designed to help law enforcement agencies prevent gender bias in their response to sexual assault and domestic violence, highlighting the need for clear policies, robust training and responsive accountability systems. “Gender bias, […]

The Pet and Women Safety Act of 2015

Posted on 20. Oct, 2015 by in Legislative Updates, News

Important federal legislation has been introduced that positively affects the safety of domestic violence victims and their pets. This legislation is gaining ground in both the House of Representatives and the Senate! Please see the information below on what federal actions have been taken on the legislation thus far, and a simple summary of the […]

Domestic Violence in the Workplace

Posted on 12. Oct, 2015 by in News

NMCADV Policy Coordinator Lisa Weisenfeld appears on PBS’ NM in Focus to address violence in the workplace. From NM in Focus website: October 9, 2015 – This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Stan Wilson sits down with two local experts to talk about workplace safety. Lisa Weisenfeld is the policy coordinator for the NM Coalition Against […]