Resources

  • Boys and Men of Color: Healing from Systemic and Interpersonal Trauma

    Please join us for this virtual roundtable to engage in an intergenerational conversation about the hurt, pain, and rage experienced by boys and men of color. Panelists will contextualize the role of racial and historical trauma within the experience of...
  • Facilitators and Barriers to Screening and Management of Elder Abuse by Tribal Health Care Providers 

    International Association for Indigenous Aging The International Association for Indigenous Aging conducted the first comprehensive, systematic, national needs assessment to date that included personal interviews (n=23) and an online survey (n=90) of tribal providers and participants from 22 states. The...
  • The Way Forward: Emerging Strategies for Crime Victims of Color Virtual Roundtable Series

    The Way Forward: Emerging Strategies for Crime Victims of Color Virtual Roundtable Series The current public health crisis has shed a light on what victims of crime from communities of color have been saying for decades: institutional and systemic barriers...
  • Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth is Violence Prevention (White Paper)

    It’s not just LGBTQ adults who experience higher-than-typical rates of violence; the problem actually begins when they are children. This white paper explains how and why LGBTQ children and youth are experiencing more violence and trauma, and how those experiences...
  • Reclaiming the Power of Breath: A Virtual Healing Series with Zoe Flowers

    There’s so much going on. Our chests are tight. We are experiencing fear and confusion. It may be hard for you to sleep, be present, and keep a handle on all you need to do. And we still have “jobs”...
  • Reaching Victims Mini-Grant Program 2019 Program Overview

    Overview In 2018, the National Resource Center for Reaching Victims – a collaborative effort to increase the number of victims who receive victim services in the United States – launched the Reaching Victims Innovations Mini-Grant Program. The purpose of this...
  • Helping Those Who Help Others Needs Assessment Report

    Key Findings From a Comprehensive Needs Assessment of the Crime Victims Field To better understand the reasons why some victims are not receiving services and what resources and tools the field needs to reach more people, the NRC undertook a...
  • Tips for Helping Trauma Survivors During COVID-19

    During a public health crisis, the survivors you serve need your support even more. COVID-19 is an uncontrollable threat and is raising fear and anxiety. As advocates, you can help survivors manage these fears and help them cope with the...
  • Healing of Boys and Men of Color Training Curricula

    The Healing of Boys and Men of Color Training Curricula supports victim service providers in understanding and implementing a holistic healing framework for Boys and Men of Color. The series has three core modules: Trauma 101; Historical Trauma; and Strengths-Based...
  • Older Victims of Crime Social Media Toolkit

    Social media can be a critical tool for sharing the stories, needs, and barriers for older survivors of crime and abuse. We invite you to use this toolkit to help expand your networks’ knowledge of and access to services for...