Ending Domestic & Sexual Violence
We have a longstanding and well-respected history for building partnerships, providing training, developing resources and tools, and advocating for state and federal public policy.
From advocacy centers and advice, to educational materials and training, we work to provide our communities with the best information in helping victims and survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.
CAWS North Dakota 2017
victims of domestic violence received services from 19 crisis intervention centers
services to primary victims were provided by crisis center advocates
emergency protection orders were provided by domestic violence programs
victims of sexual assault were served by 19 crisis intervention centers
Recent News & Updates
July 26, 2018 – Today on Capitol Hill, Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) introduced the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) for reauthorization (H.R.6545). This legislation provides critical improvements to
Story by Megan Garber of The Atlantic | January 2, 2018 For the most part, powerful women. For the most part, wealthy women. For the most part, white women. #MeToo, for all
Original post by Sarah McCammon (NPR)| December 27, 2017 12:10 PM ET In Norfolk,Va. the YWCA South Hampton Roads’s crisis counselors have been answering calls on a 24-hour hotline that serves the region
Be an Advocate.
Anyone can be an advocate to end domestic and sexual violence. Everyday we can choose to stand up for victims and survivors, by not blaming them, but by believing them and supporting their recovery and healing.