Here are some resources to help you inform others about domestic violence. You do not need to be an expert! The most important qualities you need are:
- a commitment to prevent domestic violence
- a willingness to use participatory learning techniques
- and respect for the participants you will be working with
An article with a range of statistics on violence against women
Widely recognised innovative programs and downloadable resources to promote community-based approaches to preventing domestic violence.
Say NO – UNiTE to End Violence against Women is a social mobilization platform on ending violence against women and girls, contributing towards UN Secretary General’s system -wide campaign, UNiTE to End Violence against Women.
An international directory of domestic violence agencies and domestic violence information in over 80 different languages
A non-profit organization in North America that provides many resources to help those experiencing domestic violence.
Offers resources to help religious leaders, communities, and secular organizations understand and address domestic violence issues.
An article by Dr. Grant Martin that gives a good practical overview of how church leaders can assist those who experience domestic violence.
The Stop Violence Against Women website (STOPVAW), a project of The Advocates for Human Rights, is a forum for information, advocacy and change in the promotion of women’s human rights around the world.
A non-profit organization under the North American Division of the Seventh-day Adventist Church that sells books, videos and other materials that are for leaders in the local church.
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