Vermont Network’s 2019 Legislative Agenda

Our purpose is create a world free from oppression where actions, beliefs and systems support all people to thrive. This year’s legislative agenda is focused on ending domestic violence homicides, establishing housing protections for victims, and ensuring economic supports. Click below to read our full agenda.

Make Your Voice Heard on Title IX

Click here to make your voice heard on proposed rules changes to Title IX that will weaken protections for survivors and contribute to educational inequity.

Your Voice Matters, Your Vote Matters

The Vermont Network is proud to announce our 2018 Domestic Violence Awareness Month campaign – Your Voice Matters, Your Vote Matters. Now, more than ever, it is essential that we use our vote and our voice to help uproot the causes of violence. Click on the image below to visit our page where you can learn about  where statewide candidates … Read More

We Stand with Dr. Ford and All Survivors

A joint statement from VT Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence, Vermont Works for Women, Planned Parenthood Vermont Action Fund, Voices for Vermont’s Children, The Vermont Women’s Fund and Women’s March Vermont: We stand with Dr. Christine Blasey Ford as she testifies today before the Senate Judiciary Committee. As organizations that work on issues impacting the well-being of women and girls in Vermont, we know that this … Read More

Vt Network 2018 Legislative Wrap Up

Click here to view a summary of laws passed during Vermont’s 2018 legislative session that impact victims and survivors of stalking, sexual assault and domestic violence.

Vermont Network 2017 Annual Report

Hard copies available. Email or phone your request to library@vtnetwork.org or (802)223-1302 ext. 1104, and please include your mailing address.

Vermont Network’s 2018 Public Policy Agenda

Each year, the Vermont Network works in partnership with it’s Member Organizations and stakeholders to develop a policy agenda that drives public policy and advocacy during the legislative session. Please  click here to read this year’s policy agenda. 

From the Director: On #MeToo and Turning Points

In the light of the #MeToo campaign and the almost daily revelations about sexual misconduct, many people are talking about “this moment” and the “turning tide” of the acceptance of sexual harassment and assault.  I’ve been thinking about this along with every other woman, and wondering if we really are turning a corner.  We are at this moment in Vermont, … Read More