Valencia Shelter Services Executive Director Alexandria Taylor – “We Don’t Need to See It to Believe It”
Member program executive director and NMCADV board member shares her thoughts on our responsibility take action against violence.
NMCADV Executive Director Pam Wiseman and Animal Protection of New Mexico Deputy Director Daniel Abram give their informative views on animal abuse and domestic violence and talk about our project the Companion Animal Rescue Effort (CARE).
Last week in Ann Arbor, MI experts from around the country met to explore the future of Batterer Intervention Programs. NMCADV executive director Pam Wiseman was proud to attend and be part of this project. The Conceptual Clarity Project will be ongoing and continue to develop advancements and innovations to batterer programs. There has been some […]
September 10, 2014 Advocates 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]