"Let’s say you’re drinking your coffee one morning and reading the newspaper. And let’s say that you notice a story about intimate partner violence (IPV) that’s in today’s paper. You’ve read the story, and while on the one hand you’re probably glad to see that the topic of IPV is getting some media attention, there may be something in the story that doesn’t sit right with you."
For more, please read today's blog on how Letters to the Editor are a valuable way to share information and thoughts in a way that can reach a wide audience and foster ongoing dialogue about intimate partner violence.
How you can help
This July, our focus for the month is on "everyday advocacy," or the actions people can take every day to advocate for ending intimate partner violence. Whatever you do and wherever you are, you can be an advocate for the following causes: Raising awareness about intimate partner violence Ending the stigma surrounding intimate partner violence Providing support to survivors of intimate…
Every community needs strong voices for ending intimate partner violence and ensuring that survivors within those communities are supported and able to access helpful resources. Based on our research and our work thus far with the See the Triumph campaign, we have learned that every person can make a difference by challenging the stigma surrounding intimate partner violence within their own…
We invite you to take this pledge to share a message of strength and support to those who have been a victim of any form of intimate partner violence. Unfortunately, survivors of intimate partner violence are so often are judged and stigmatized in our society. This pledge is for every victim and survivor of an abusive relationship who has been told that she or he is to blame for that abuse. …
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