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.


Aug 29 2014
Legislative Update – Time to Mobilize!

I am excited to announce that 4 pieces of CALCASA’s legislative agenda have made it to Governor Brown’s desk for a signature. We are optimistic that our priority pieces of legislation will be signed into law in the coming weeks.

Now that these pieces of legislation await a signature, we need to mobilize! We are [...]

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Aug 18 2014
Building a New Culture at National Sexual Assault Conference 2014
nsac logo: on black background it says "many voices" in white and "one movement" in teal. There is a large arrow filled with speech bubbles pointing to the right.

As CALCASA gets ready for the National Sexual Assault Conference taking place this week, Wednesday, August 20 through Friday, August 22, in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, we are excited to share some great events, workshops and places to find us:


Poised for Prevention: U.S. Sexual Violence Prevention Policy, Wednesday at 3:30pm, by CALCASA’s Ashley Maier
The Role of [...]

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Aug 7 2014
Web Conference Materials – Campus Sexual Assault
hearing room photo

Today, CALCASA hosted a web conference for member rape crisis centers presenting recommendations and findings from our recently published report “Student Perspectives on Campus Sexual Violence – Recommendations from the 2014 Student Summit on Sexual Assault”. This report is a culmination of student perspectives and recommendations on effective responses and policies to campus sexual violence. This [...]

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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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