There are more than 2 million survivors of rape living in California.


The long-term empowerment of survivors requires a foundation for them to be their own voice.


Promoting the norms and behaviors that we want to see.


Supporting policies that encourage system changes to aid survivors.

Sep 30 2014
Gov. Brown signs AB 1517!

I am thrilled to announce that, today, California Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 1517, an important piece of legislation that prioritizes survivors of sexual assault by establishing time-frames for law enforcement and crime laboratories to process and test rape kits. CALCASA is a proud sponsor of the legislation with Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley and [...]

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Sep 29 2014
Governor Brown signs important campus legislation!

Yesterday, California’s Governor signed SB 967, an important piece of legislation that will require California colleges, universities, and community colleges to develop survivor-centered policies for addressing sexual assault on campus.

Over the past months, CALCASA has worked closely with the author of SB 967, Senator Kevin de Leon, to ensure that student survivors have access [...]

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Sep 29 2014
September 17, 2014 – A look into a blog series that promotes healthy relationships, Parte 2 – Proyecto Historias de Hombres – ¡En Voz Alta!, and an interview with PreventConnect’s Chad Sniffen

Read the latest newsletter from PreventConnect here, featuring insight into a new blog series by the Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Part 2 of “The Men’s Story Project” en espanol, and a farewell from PreventConnect’s Chad Sniffen.  Full link address: http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?ca=8e8fc419-4d16-48b4-863a-e0a88f005a11&c=18232730-2edb-11e4-872d-d4ae527536ce&ch=18280930-2edb-11e4-872d-d4ae527536ce


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Oct 1 2013
Materials from August 27, 2013 CDPH Pre-conference training institute


On Tuesday August 27, 2013 Alexis Marbach from the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence led a training for California RPE grantees. The training, entitled “Logic Models for Prevention Programming II” explored the basics of creating logic models for prevention programming. The materials from that training can be found here:


PowerPoint slides

Training [...]

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Dec 12 2013
Logic models for prevention programming

July 23, 2013
2:00 – 3:30 pm

Hosts: Abby Sims and David Lee, California Coalition Against Sexual Assault

Presenter: Alexis Marbach, MPH, Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence

This web conference provided the basics on developing logic models for prevention programs. Attending this web conference (or watching a recording) is required for the August Logic Model Training (see below [...]

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