To obtain a copy of the report, visit the CDPH Violence Prevention Initiative Page.
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Just the mere presence of a gun in a domestic violence situation increases the risk of fatality for women by five times.
While firearms are commonly used by abusive partners to exert power and control, we know that each case is unique and warrants its own specific safety plan.
DVP provides free legal representation and social work services to survivors of domestic violence, regardless of their sexual orientation, gender identity, immigration status or otherwise.
Help Line updates and maintains the resource directory to link people with available services in 5 counties within Ohio.Following issues will delve further into specific topics, including data on forms of violence and prevention strategies.Based on input from local health jurisdictions, forms of violence that will be prioritized in the CDPH reports are child maltreatment, intimate partner violence and gun violence.Preventing Violence in California Volume 1: The Role of Public Health provides a broad overview of the complex topic of violence prevention.
The purpose of this report is to strengthen the understanding of the governmental public health role in violence prevention, to better address the connections among the different forms of violence, shape future funding initiatives and guide our collaborative efforts with partners across the state.The National Domestic Violence Hotline does not endorse or recommend products of services for which you may view a pop-up advertisement on your computer screen while visiting our site.