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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.
Today, the California Victims Compensation and Government Claims Board (VCGCB) voted unanimously to eliminate Rule 649.56 that denied Victims Compensation benefits to rape survivors who are sex workers. This vote was taken following compelling testimony from several sexual assault survivors, sex workers, ACLU, and other victim advocacy groups. Prior to this vote, California remained the only state [...]Read More
The California Coalition Against Sexual Assault is looking for someone to join our prevention team. CALCASA is a leading organization in promoting prevention of sexual violence and domestic violence through its national online projects PreventConnect and Campus Program as well as its work in California to support California’s rape crisis centers.
CALCASA is hiring for [...]Read More
Currently, there is a regulation, Rule 649.56, in the California Victims Compensation program that denies benefits to rape survivors who are sex workers. Rule 649.56 has come under fire in recent months by advocates, ACLU, district attorneys, Victim-Witness, women’s groups, and sex workers, who have been strongly advocating for the elimination of this rule.
On [...]Read More
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:
Training [...]Read More
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 [...]Read More
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