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Safe Space, Butte, MT

Safe Space, Butte, MT Contact Name: Ellen DonahuePhone Number: 1-800-479-8511E-mail: [email protected] Words: (1) Male only; (2) high school age; (3) racially diverse; (4) alternative high school setting; (5) multiple-session, curriculum-based program; (6) semester-long classPopulation served Safe Space is a school-based prevention program delivered to a group of young men in an alternative school. On average, …

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Southbay Community Services

Address: 1124 Bay Blvd.City: Chula VistaState: CAZip Code: 91911Web Site: http://www.southbaycommunityservices.orgContact Number: 619-420-3620 Description of Prevention ProgramsThe CCR started by providing training in the peer counseling class at Sweetwater High School for 30 youth. Following the initial training, 8 youth stayed involved and created a youth action group which they have called ‘Be The Change’. …

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Rape Prevention and Education (RPE) funding

Rape Prevention and Education The Rape Prevention and Education (RPE) is a grant program of the US Centers of Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC). The program aims to strengthen sexual violence prevention efforts by supporting increased awareness, education and training, and hotline operation. The purpose of this program …

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School Climate

Many school-based prevention programs seek to understand the school climate, identify areas in which the climate could improve, and change those areas. Aspects of school climate have been shown to be associated with teen dating violence directly, and it also is related to several risk factors for sexual and dating violence. For instance, lack of …

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Spectrum of Prevention

The Spectrum of Prevention is a tool to understand and plan prevention strategies. The Spectrum is similar to the Socio-Ecological Model in that there are multiple, interconnected levels that helps to guide prevention work. First designed by Larry Cohen at the Prevention Institute, the Spectrum of Prevention guides rape prevention education programs throughout the country. …

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Rape- Talk About It

“Rape: Talk About It. Prevent it.” “Rape. Talk About It. Prevent It.” is a campaign developed by the Florida Department of Health.These campaign materials have been designed to repeat key messages using different media, distribution methods and venues. This type of layered campaign will offer the opportunity for the target audience of 13-to-22-year-old people to …

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Self-Defense Research

Articles and Books About the Potential Effectiveness of Women’s Self-Defense Programs Hollander, J.A. (2014). “Does self-defense training prevent sexual violence against women?” Violence Against Women 20(3): 252-269.Self-defense classes are offered across the nation as a strategy for reducing women’s vulnerability to sexual assault. Yet there has been little systematic research assessing the effectiveness of these …

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Stalking

Stalking is defined by the National Center for Victims of Crime Stalking Resource Center as “a course of conduct directed at a specific person that would case a reasonable person to feel fear.” Some examples of stalking behaviors include: Following the victim Sending him/her unwanted gifts Sending unwanted correspondence Monitoring the victim’s phone calls or …

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Sex Signals, Catharsis Productions, Chicago, IL

Contact Name: Catharsis ProductionsPhone Number: (312) 243-0022Website: www.catharsisproductions.com/programs/sex-signalsE-mail: [email protected] Words: (1) Mixed gender; (2) high school and college age; (3) racially diverse; (4) university setting; (5) presentationPopulation served Sex Signals has become one of the most popular sexual assault prevention programs on college campuses through its non-traditional, yet research- supported approach that utilizes humor and …

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