Our Work

Women & Girls: Advancing the health and wellbeing of women and girls to build stronger communities.

Programs: International Violence Against Women Act (IVAWA), Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), Preventing Violence Against Women on College Campuses 


 Men & Boys: Men as role models are part of the solution.

 Programs: Coaching Boys into Men


 Child Wellbeing: Because the youngest victims often go unseen and unheard.

Programs: Defending Childhoods Initiative, Susan Schechter Fellowship, Supporting Children Living With Violence, Working With Abusive Men & Fathers,


Tweens & Teens: Helping young people develop healthy relationships.

 Programs: That's Not CoolStart Strong: Building Healthy Teen Relationships 


Health: Improving the health care response to domestic violence.

Programs: National Health Resource Center on Domestic Violence, Home Visitation, Project Connect, Reproductive Health Initiative, American Indian/Alaska Native Health


Judges: Aiding judges to make constructive decisions in support of women and children facing violence. 

Programs: Enhancing Judicial Skills (EJS) in Domestic Violence Cases, Continuing Judicial Skills (CJS) in Domestic Violence Cases, Enhancing Judicial Skills in Elder Abuse 


Employers & Employees: Creating a safe workplace and enacting policies that help prevent violence.

Programs: Workplaces Respond to Domestic and Sexual Violence: A National Resource Center


Leadership Training Programs: Building community leadership to grow skills and foster sustainability.

Programs: Institute for Leadership in Education Development (I-LED), National Institute on Fatherhood and Domestic Violence, Supporting Organizational Sustainability to Address Violence Against Women Institute (SOS Institute)


Policy & Advocacy: Transforming international and domestic policy to improve lives around the world.

Programs: International Violence Against Women Act (I-VAWA)Preventing Sexual Violence in the Military, Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)


International: Creating futures without violence worldwide.

Programs:International Violence Against Women (IVAWA)