Our Year in Review – 2018

Download Annual Report The California Coalition Against Sexual Assault has a vision for a stronger California. We lead our work with prevention because we know that it is possible and achievable. The #metoo movement is a necessary awakening for society to face the impact of sexual assault as evidenced by its global response. This facilitated [...]

CALCASA and the Partnership Host Legislative Briefing on the Promise and Impact of Sexual and Domestic Violence Prevention in California

On February 12, 2019, CALCASA and the California Partnership to End Domestic Violence hosted an informational briefing at the State Capitol on the promise and impact of domestic violence and sexual violence prevention in California. Recognizing Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention, “Orange Day at the Capitol” featured CALCASA's Public Policy Associate John L. Finley [...]

Building Bridges to Culturally Informed Prevention

Together with the California Partnership to End Domestic Violence, we are proud to share our newly released report Building Bridges to Culturally Informed Prevention: Summary of Findings and Recommendations from the California Domestic Violence and Sexual Violence Initiative. This report shares major findings from key informant interviews, a literature scan, and group discussions.  With 19 key [...]

Connections Selector: CDC’s newest online tool to prevent multiple forms of violence

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) invites preventionists across multiple forms of violence to explore the new Connections Selector. This online tool visualizes what many in the field already know: many forms of violence are interconnected, share risk and protective factors, and interact with other forms of violence across the social-ecological model. The Connections Selector can [...]

CALCASA is Proud to Continue National Project PreventConnect

We are excited to announce that through an open competitive process, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) selected CALCASA's national online project, PreventConnect to continue to serve as the peer-learning platform for a cross-cutting E-Learning Collaborative to build prevention capacity for CDC’s sexual violence and intimate partner violence recipients, and other key stakeholders for the [...]

Changing the Culture of Schools, Churches, and Communities to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse: Lessons Learned from the Just Beginnings Collaborative

Black and white image of 3 children holding balloons in a park. Web conference title: Changing the Culture to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 11 AM PT/2 PM ET

CALCASA's national project PreventConnect is hosting a web conference Changing the Culture of Schools, Churches, and Communities to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse: Lessons Learned from the Just Beginnings Collaborative, on Wednesday, January 9, 2019, 11am PT, The Just Beginnings Collaborative is a network of national leaders to end child sexual abuse, and this web conference [...]