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.


Nov 21 2014
White House Report on Women and Girls of Color: Addressing Challenges and Expanding Opportunity

“When addressing the challenges women and girls of color face – challenges that often lie at the intersection of race and gender – we often fail to fully acknowledge, and account for this complexity.” – White House Council on Women and Girls

The White House Council on Women and Girls recently released the report, Women […]

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Nov 7 2014
A Guide for Journalists & Editors by Know Your IX

The Washington Examiner posted an article presenting Know Your IX’s new guide for journalists and editors writing about gender-based violence on college campuses. Know Your IX developed a comprehensive guide for journalists and editors to utilize to describe gender-based violence on college campuses with accuracy and objectivity. The following suggestions and information is provided in […]

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Nov 6 2014
Princeton University Violated Title IX In Its Handling Of Sexual Assault Cases

It’s so critical to ensure that our work is survivor centered.  Princeton found that out the hard way by “rights of accused students over those of their reported victims.” 
CALCASA recommends a framework for addressing sexual assault on college campuses that promotes survivor centeredness, emphasizes community collaboration and prioritizes comprehensive prevention.  For information and assistance […]

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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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