Awareness Domestic Violence
October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. If you need
help, call 1-800-799-7233 (TTY 1-800-787-3224), visit the National
Domestic Violence Hotline or use OVC's domestic
violence links to learn more. In addition, throughout
October, the Domestic Violence
Awareness Project, coordinated by the National Resource
Center on Domestic Violence, is sponsoring activities.
Publishing Guidelines for Print and Web Media (August 2004)
guidelines for preparing and submitting products and
publications are now available. The new edition includes specific
directions for writing for the web.
Help Series Now Available in Spanish
(Folletos de la Serie de Ayuda Ahora Estan Disponible en
Series from OVC covers domestic violence, sexual assault,
stalking, child abuse, and six other topics to help victims in crisis.
Tools Added to Guide for Victims of Crime with Disabilities
An expanded Victims of Crime with
Disabilities Resource Guide now offers new tools and
services: a searchable resources database, calendar, monthly newsletter,
discussion boards, and funding news. This comprehensive resource
is made possible by the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC), the Association
of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD), and the Wyoming Institute
for Disabilities (WIND).