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 […]
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From the National Network to End Domestic Violence: The Senate’s bipartisan bill to reauthorize VAWA, S. 47, will come up for a vote this week. The bill will be considered on today, Monday, February 4 and up for a vote on Thursday, February 7. S. 47 now has 60 co-sponsors – due in large part to all […]
From the Senator’s Office: WASHINGTON, D.C. (Jan. 30, 2013) – U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) is pressing for swift passage of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), a bill he has cosponsored that would prevent violence against women by bolstering law enforcement efforts and providing necessary resources for victims of domestic violence. Domestic violence, sexual assault, dating […]
For Immediate Release Date: Wednesday, January 30, 2013 Contact: Whitney Potter, (202) 228-1578 Heinrich Calls For Swift Passage of the Violence Against Women Act WASHINGTON, D.C. (Jan. 30, 2013) – U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) is pressing for swift passage of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), a bill he has cosponsored that would […]
Isela Arras, Director of Training at the Kentucky DV Association, provides training on cultural competency and language accessibility, and helps advocates have a better understanding of how to support survivors with limited English proficiency (LEP). Watch Webinar View/Download Webinar Slides Downloads: Language Access and LEP Resources Language Access Resources – Part 2 […]
From the National Network to End Domestic Violence on 1/23/13: Yesterday, Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Senator Michael Crapo (R-ID) introduced S. 47, a strong, bipartisan bill that would reauthorize the landmark Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)! This bill closely mirrors the bipartisan legislation introduced by Senators Leahy and Crapo last Congress and would improve […]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XlR4qPp5J-M Presentation by Kristin Carmichael of CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center on the Safety Net program to the Santa Fe Coordinated Community Response Council (CCRC) on January 16, 2013. The Safety Net Program was developed by the CCRC Medical Action Team.
Director of Policy, Daniel Manzano, speaking at the quarterly Santa Fe Coordinated Community Response Council meeting on January 16, 2013. You can contact Daniel at firstname.lastname@example.org. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xS94rS-JMIY
From Daniel Manzano, NMCADV Policy Director: I know there is a lot of different information out there in regards to the re-authorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), so I wanted to give you a quick update on what’s happening. It has been over two years since VAWA expired. Just because it has expired, does not […]