NMCADV Associate Trainer Program

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

In response to the need for affordable and accessible domestic violence training ,  NMCADV recently selected 10 people from around the state to become trainers for the Coalition. This group will learn about  cutting edge approaches to domestic violence prevention and intervention and  then spread their knowledge and expertise throughout  the state. According to NMCADV […]

NMCADV receives the 2012 Outstanding Community Partner Award!

Posted on 29. Aug, 2012 by in News

The New Mexico Housing Authority has recognized the NMCADV for their contribution and commitment to the statewide community.  We are honored to receive the award and appreciate the New Mexico MFA’s acknowledgement of our service.  Executive Director Pam Wiseman accepted the award. Representatives of the MFA had some wonderful remarks acclaiming our efforts: “The Outstanding […]

New Legislative Updates

Posted on 20. Aug, 2012 by in News, Policy Events

August 2012 updates and our 2013 Legislative Priorities have been added to the Legislative Updates page!  Check them out here: http://www.nmcadv.org/policy/legislative-updates/

NMCADV Fall Sessions of the Core Advocacy Training (40-hour)

Posted on 20. Aug, 2012 by in Training

We are now 2 weeks into the first session.   Webinars and weekly independent study tasks are ongoing.  Two more webinars in the followed by the in-person meeting September 5th-7th in Alamagordo.  Registration links below. 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 […]

Accessibility Project – New Website Feature

Posted on 16. Aug, 2012 by in News

The NMCADV has been working very hard to launch the Accessibility Project (formerly just the LEP project).  We have added a new feature to our website that can be accessed through the Accessibility Project tab at the top of the page.  You can now ask for pre-approval, request a reimbursement, and submit demographics information all […]

Our Own Claudia Pineda in National Article on Domestic Violence and the Latino Community

Posted on 02. Aug, 2012 by in News

Today Claudia Pineda was highlighted in an article on NBC Latino, in which she discusses the intersection of domestic violence and Latino culture.  In addition to being a counselor at Esperanza Shelter for Battered Families in Santa Fe, working with men who batter and their families, Claudia is an Associate Trainer with the NMCADV and […]

Initial Safe Families-Safe Homes Training a Success!

Posted on 30. Jul, 2012 by in Training

The first Safe Families-Safe Homes Train the Trainer event was held last week in Albuquerque.  The training was lead by Tracey Cooley, co-author of the Safe Families-Safe Homes curriculum, along with support from Karen Ziegler of New Mexico’s Head Start program.  Advocates from all over New Mexico came to attend the two day training.  Safe […]

NNEDV Advocacy Day in Washington D.C.

Posted on 21. Jun, 2012 by in Policy Events

NNEDV Advocacy Days   The National Network to End Domestic Violence held their 2012 Advocacy Days in Washington D.C. on June 5th and 6th.  There were over 100 participants who represented 40 states and territories.  Two participants from the New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence participated, Daniel Manzano, the public policy director and Lynn GentryWood, […]

NMCADV Presents a Day of Workshops Around New Mexico on Teen Dating Violence and Creating Inclusive Spaces for LGBTQ People

Posted on 22. Apr, 2012 by in Training

The New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence in partnership with the New Mexico Attorney General’s Office and All Families Matter is sponsoring a day of workshops in four locations throughout New Mexico. These workshops are appropriate for advocates in domestic abuse programs, law enforcement, court staff, prosecutors, educators, health professionals, mental health professionals, social workers, and workers in a […]

NMCADV Announces the LGBTQ Task Force on Domestic Abuse

Posted on 12. Apr, 2012 by in Meetings

Thursday April 26, 2012 – Thursday April 26, 2012 Map and Directions | Register Description: The New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence announces the launch of a statewide task force on domestic abuse in the LGBTQ community.  Our first meeting will be held Thursday, April 26th from 1:30-3:00.  You can join us at the Albuquerque office […]