Raising Awareness

HOPE Collaborative

The HOPE Collaborative (Helping Our People Emerge . . . from crisis to healing) was established in 2008 as a group of six agencies joining together to improve the systems response to survivors of violence and abuse with disabilities and Deaf survivors of violence.  The founding members of The HOPE Collaborative include the Thirtieth Judicial… Read more »

United for Change

United for Change is a commitment of two organizations, Hills & Dales and Riverview Center. Hills & Dales is an organization that serves people with disabilities in 17 counties throughout Eastern Iowa.  Riverview Center is the only agency in a 14 county Northeast Region of Iowa that provides sexual assault services and is the only… Read more »

Connections Duluth

Connections is a collaboration between Access North Center for Independent Living of Northeastern Minnesota (Access North), Arc Northland, Domestic Abuse Intervention Programs (DAIP), PAVSA (Program for Aid to Victims of Sexual Assault), and Safe Haven Shelter and Resource Center for Battered Women in the local community of Duluth Minnesota…. Read more »

Partners Against Violence and Injustice in Michigan

The PAVIM Project partners represent organizations that provide statewide leadership in the areas of domestic and sexual violence (DV/SV), disability advocacy, and anti-oppression work. These organizations are: Arc Michigan, Developmental Disabilities Institute at Wayne State University (DDI), Michigan Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence, and Michigan Disability Rights Coalition…. Read more »

Albany Respects Individual Safety Through Empowerment

Project A.R.I.S.E. is a collaboration between Equinox which provides comprehesive domestic violence services in Albany County, NY and the Center for Disability Services which provides comprehensive and innovative services to people with developmental disabilities and chronic medical conditions in the Capital District Region…. Read more »

Bridging South Dakota

Bridging South Dakota is comprised of three organizations – Communication Services for the Deaf (CSD), Disability Rights South Dakota, and The Compass Center. … Read more »

Navigating North Star Journeys

Navigating North Star Journeys is a collaboration between Tubman and the Minnesota Brain Injury Alliance. Understanding the intersection of domestic violence and brain injury was our project focus…. Read more »

Domestic Violence and Mental Health Collaboration Project

The Domestic Violence and Mental Health Collaboration Project is a locally-focused partnership between domestic violence advocates, mental health service providers, and legal aid providers. We are collaborating to make services more accessible, holistic, and integrated, and to better meet the mental health, safety, and self-determination needs of domestic violence survivors…. Read more »