Below is a listing of trainings and events in which NRCDV is hosting or participating.Click the read more option to view full detailed information.If you are in -- or know someone who is in -- an abusive relationship, the National Dating Abuse Helpline can offer immediate and confidential support.BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Teen dating violence is a serious violation that can affect a young person's safety, development, and sense of comfort.The set of 10 fact sheets gets to the heart of the experiences and needs of these children and families, and offers education in support of their resilience and recovery.Community Violence: Reactions and Actions in Dangerous Times (2013) (PDF) This resource provides information on community violence, how it can affect daily lives, and what to do for support.The following resources provide information on the impact of domestic violence on children, families, and their communities.Children and Domestic Violence Fact Sheet Series (2015) (PDF)The NCTSN Domestic Violence Collaborative Group announces a new series of fact sheets created for parents whose children have been affected by domestic violence.
In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) is offering resources to help educate parents caregivers, families, educators, professionals, and policy makers about domestic violence and its impact on children and families.NRCDV provides training, both in-person and web-based, to meet the needs of state domestic violence coalitions, their member domestic violence programs and other allied organizations seeking to end domestic violence.Training is provided on an array of topics including, but not limited, to advocating for victims in contact with an abusive partner or ex-partner, conflict resolution within domestic violence shelter programs, reducing rules in shelter, enhanced services to children and youth exposed to domestic violence, social media engagement, economic empowerment strategies, and effective program management, effective policy advocacy approaches, social and racial justice and more.In addition, every year millions of children are exposed to domestic violence.Domestic violence incidents affect every person within a home and can have long-lasting negative effects on children's emotional well-being, and social and academic functioning.Dating violence often involves the use of inappropriate actions to control a partner or resolve conflicts.These behaviors can be physical, emotional, or sexual, and can take place in person or with the use of technology and social media.Cops, Kids, & Domestic Violence: Protecting Our Future(2006) (Shockwave/Video) A training program for law enforcement officers who deal with domestic violence calls.In a Nation invested in the limitless possibility of every child, ending dating violence is an urgent priority.It can occur in person or electronically and might occur between a current or former dating partner. Healthy relationship behaviors can have a positive effect on a teen’s emotional development.Several different words are used to describe teen dating violence. Dating violence is widespread with serious long-term and short-term effects. Unhealthy, abusive, or violent relationships can have severe consequences and short- and long-term negative effects on a developing teen.