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December 3, 2001

National Advisory Council on Violence Against Women and the Violence Against Women Office, Toolkit to End Violence Against Women, http://toolkit.ncjrs.org/

The Toolkit consists of 16 chapters with "recommendations for strengthening prevention efforts and improving services and advocacy for victims." The chapters focus on"

  1. Community-based services
  2. Health and mental health care
  3. Civil remedies
  4. Criminal remedies
  5. Additional justice system responses
  6. Economic security
  7. College and university campuses
  8. The workplace
  9. Children and youth
  10. Educating the public
  11. The media and entertainment industries
  12. Faith-based groups and organizations
  13. Sports
  14. Native women
  15. The U.S. military
  16. The international community

For additional information, see the U.S. Justice Department's Violence Against Women Office website, http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/vawo/

 
2008, M.G. Gallagher Law Library, University of Washington