Pam Wiseman Interview with KSFR Radio Cafe-March 2014

Posted on 12. Mar, 2014 by in News, Podcasts

Pam Wiseman speaks to with Santa Fe Radio Cafe host Mary-Charlotte, covering upcoming NMCADV projects including: the Message Matters conference, detailing why messaging and communication is important in creating support for domestic violence work and understanding who our detractors are; our partnership with Animal Protection New Mexico and the CARE program, explaining the link between animal […]

NMCADV Statement on State of New Mexico v. Almanzar

Posted on 05. Dec, 2013 by in News

The NM Coalition Against DV and its member programs believe that yesterdays Supreme Court’s decision in State of NM v Almanzar is a good start toward greater protection for domestic violence victims. We celebrate the Supreme Court’s reliance on the Family Violence Protection Act and their recognition that the first priority in addressing domestic violence […]

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 […]

Grammy’s House Receives $20k Grant from the Mary Kay Foundation

Posted on 07. Oct, 2013 by in News

Artesia, NM (October 3, 2013) – In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, The Mary Kay FoundationSM has awarded $3 million in grants to 150 domestic violence shelters in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Grammy’s House, Domestic Violence Shelter, Inc.  in Artesia, NM received one of the $20,000 […]

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 […]

Federal Shutdown Jeopardizes Domestic Violence Victims and Programs

Posted on 01. Oct, 2013 by in News

Reposted from the National Network to End Domestic Violence (view original) OCTOBER 1, 2013 The level of uncertainty for domestic violence victims and the programs that serve them increased today as the federal government shut down due to an unfinished funding bill. Domestic violence victims often rely on government supports to maintain their safety and […]

Board Training Available for Coalition Programs

Posted on 27. Aug, 2013 by in News

Domestic violence organizations face unique challenges that need to be understood by their boards of directors in order to maintain healthy organizations that are responsive to the needs of victims and survivors. In 2013, the NM Coalition teamed up with the Center for Nonprofit Excellence to present, record, and make a series of board training […]

New Mexico Has the Seventh-Worst Rate of Gun Violence in the Country, According to a New State-by-State Analysis

Posted on 03. Apr, 2013 by in News

April 3, 2013 New state-based campaign launches supporting federal action; petitions to be delivered to DC offices of US Senators Udall & Heinrich Monday Contact: Pat Davis (505) 750-0012, Pat@ProgressNowNM.org  Read the full report here. New Mexico has the seventh-worst rate of gun violence in the country, according to a new state-by-state analysis of gun violence released […]

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 […]

Esperanza Shelter in Santa Fe seeks new Executive Director

Posted on 05. Feb, 2013 by in News

The Search Committee of the Board of Directors as Esperanza Shelter for Battered Families is accepting candidates for the vital position of Executive Director. See Job Post with requirements and application procedure.