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California

Shared Vision Sacramento

Shared Vision Sacramento is a formal collaboration between WEAVE and Society for the Blind in the Greater Sacramento Region of California. Shared Vision Sacramento wants to ensure that people who are blind or low vision, living in the Greater Sacramento Region, who experience interpersonal and sexual violence can identify and access client-centered, educational and therapeutic… Read more »

World Institute on Disability

Founded in 1983, the World Institute on Disability’s (WID) mission is to eliminate barriers to full social integration and increase employment, economic security and health care for persons with disabilities, in communities and nations worldwide. WID creates innovative programs and tools; conducts research, public education, training and advocacy campaigns; and provides technical assistance. An internationally… Read more »

DeafHope: Ending Domestic and Sexual Violence in Deaf Communities

Our mission at DeafHope is to end domestic and sexual violence in Deaf communities through empowerment, education and services. DeafHope provides comprehensive advocacy to Deaf survivors and their children. The guiding principle of DeafHope advocacy services is the self-determination of survivors – we respect the right of the survivor to make their own decisions. Deaf… Read more »

The Right Response

The Right Response Collaborative is comprised of six partner agencies, the Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness, Inc., Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office, Los Angeles Police Department, Peace Over Violence, Rainbow Services, Ltd. and the Westside Center for Independent Living. Each of the community-based organizations provides direct support and advocacy services and came together to… Read more »

Disability Without Abuse Project

The Disability Without Abuse Project focuses on the physical, sexual, and emotional abuse of people with disabilities. The Disability Without Abuse Project seeks to identify ways to reduce the risk of abuse, to promote healing for victims, and to seek justice for those who have been victimized. Our Unique Contribution The Disability Without Abuse Project… Read more »

Antelope Valley Collaboration

The Antelope Valley Collaboration is a partnership between the Antelope Valley Domestic Violence Council (Valley Oasis) and Mental Health America Los Angeles-Antelope Valley Enrichment Services. Valley Oasis is a community-based organization committed to eliminating social violence, domestic violence, and homelessness through community awareness, intervention, prevention and supportive services. Mental Health America of Los Angeles –… Read more »