In a statewide youth survey, Vermont youth overwhelmingly ranked having more askable and supportive adults in their lives the #1 thing that would address their concerns at school and in their communities. This April during Sexual Violence Awareness Month, the Vermont Network Youth Advocacy Task Force is launching a social media campaign to elevate youth voices by asking youth to share what an … Read More
In 2018 the Vermont Network stepped further into our purpose of creating a world where all people thrive. Click here to read more about this work.
Domestic and sexual violence occur in every community in Vermont and often, this harm is hidden from view. Our new data snapshot helps provide context and shape to the experiences of thousands of Vermonters. In 2018 alone, Member Organizations of the Vermont Network helped 8,550 people. Learn more about how survivors throughout Vermont are supported in their communities. Click here … Read More
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 here to read our full agenda.
A brochure for children living in homes with domestic violence. Hard copies available. Email or phone your requests to firstname.lastname@example.org or 802/ 223-1302 x 1104, and remember to include your mailing address.
A brochure for parents and guardians of teens. Hard copies available. Email or phone your requests to email@example.com or 802/ 223-1302 x 1104, and remember to include your mailing address.
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
Celebrating, Reflecting and Looking Forward: Network Horizon – Issue 2 Read the Fall 2017 Issue of the Network Horizon – our newsletter to connect you with the movement to end gender based violence here in Vermont. To read the latest issue, click here! Better yet, sign up to receive the Horizon straight to your inbox by clicking here.
Do you remember when jet airplanes full of passengers used to crash more often? When there was at least one major catastrophe resulting is significant loss of life each year? Sometimes more than one per year? And remember when disease and accidents took lives in great numbers? Remember when an embolism or other medical error meant certain death? In the … Read More
Move to End Violence is a 10-year initiative of the NoVo Foundation, which aims to build a movement for social change and create a future in which girls and women are free from violence, act as agents of change, and are leading the way to a better world. Move to End Violence works with cohorts of leaders from diverse social change movements … Read More