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The cards below link to resources developed by various organizations to address domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking.

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A Guide to Domestic Violence Cases

By: National Association for Court Management
  • Domestic Violence
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Protection Orders
  • National Association for Court Management
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A Guide to Human Trafficking for State Courts

By: Human Trafficking and the State Courts Collaborative
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Human Trafficking and the State Courts Collaborative
  • Trafficking
  • Specialized Dockets
  • Tribal Courts
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A Judicial Guide to Child Safety in Custody Cases

By: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Protection Orders
  • National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Judicial Education
  • Child Safety and Welfare
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A Roadmap to Risk Assessment: Maine’s Use of the Ontario Domestic Assault Risk Assessment Tool

By: Battered Women's Justice Project
  • Battered Women's Justice Project
  • Advocacy
  • Training
  • Risk and Lethality Assessment
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Accounting for Risk and Danger Practice Checklists - Coordinating Risk Assessment in Domestic Violence Cases

By: Battered Women’s Justice Project
  • Battered Women's Justice Project
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Domestic Violence
Advocate Confidentiality

Advocate Confidentiality

By: Battered Women’s Justice Project
  • Battered Women's Justice Project
  • Advocacy
  • Statutes
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An In-depth Examination of Batterer Intervention and Alternative Treatment Approaches for Domestic Violence Offenders

By: Center on Violence and Recovery
  • Domestic Violence
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Center on Violence and Recovery
Abuse in Later Life

An Overview of Elder Abuse: A Growing Problem

By: Abuse in Later Life
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Abuse in Later Life
  • Elders
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Civil Protection Orders: A Guide for Improving Practice

By: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Protection Orders
  • National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
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Common Immigration Issues that Arise in Custody Cases Involving Immigrant Crime Victims and Their Children

By: National Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project
  • Report / Guidelines
  • National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project
  • Child Safety and Welfare
  • Immigration

Court Security Resource Guide

By: National Center for State Courts
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Court Security

Courthouse Violence in 2010 - 2012: Lessons Learned: Final Report

By: National Center for State Courts
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Court Security
  • National Center for State Courts
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Creating a Human Trafficking Strategic Plan to Protect and Heal Native Children and Youth

By: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Child Safety and Welfare
  • National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Trafficking
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Criminal Domestic Violence Courts: Key Principles

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Center for Court Innovation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Specialized Dockets
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Cultivating Evaluation Capacity: A Guide for Programs Addressing Sexual and Domestic Violence

By: Vera Institute of Justice
  • Domestic Violence
  • Sexual Violence
  • Vera Institute of Justice
  • Report / Guidelines
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Culturally Responsive Services

By: National Latin@ Network
  • National Latin@ Network
  • Advocacy
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Training
  • Website
  • Cultural Responsiveness
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Culturally Specific Community and Systems Engagement

By: Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence
  • Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence
  • Advocacy
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Training
  • Website
  • Language Access and Accommodations
  • Cultural Responsiveness
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Culture, Language, and Access: Key Considerations for Serving Deaf Survivors of Domestic and Sexual Violence

By: Center on Victimization and Safety, VERA Institute of Justice
  • Center on Victimization and Safety
  • Advocacy
  • Language Access and Accommodations
  • Domestic Violence
  • Sexual Violence
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Custody and Visitation in Civil Protection Orders: Guiding Principles and Suggested Practice for Courts and Communities

By: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Report / Guidelines
  • National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Protection Orders
  • Child Safety and Welfare
Domestic Violence in Rural Communities

Domestic Violence in Rural Communities

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Advocacy
  • Domestic Violence
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Center for Court Innovation
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Domestic Violence Mentor Court Fact Sheet on Compliance Monitoring

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Center for Court Innovation
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Specialized Dockets
  • Domestic Violence
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Domestic Violence Mentor Court Fact Sheet Sample

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Center for Court Innovation
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Specialized Dockets
  • Domestic Violence
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Effective Court Communication Assessing the Need for Language Access Services for Limited English Proficient Litigants in Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Dating Violence, and Stalking Cases

By: National Center for State Courts; Center for Court Innovation
  • Center for Court Innovation
  • National Center for State Courts
  • Advocacy
  • Language Access and Accommodations
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Elder Abuse Toolkits

By: National Center for State Courts
  • National Center for State Courts
  • Training Court Staff
  • Elders
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Facilitating Access to Protection Orders- Technology Solutions to Overcome Barriers

By: National Center for State Courts
  • National Center for State Courts
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Advocacy
  • Protection Orders
  • Technology
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Family Court Bench Card on Immigrant Crime Victim Access to Public Benefits and Services

By: National Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project
  • National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project
  • Bench Cards
  • Judicial Education
  • Immigration

Family Court Judicial Guide to Domestic Violence Risk Factors

By: New York State Unified Court System
  • New York State Unified Court System
  • Bench Cards
  • Risk and Lethality Assessment
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Housing Rights of Domestic Violence Survivors: A State and Local Law Compendium

By: National Housing Law Project
  • National Housing Law Project
  • Advocacy
  • Statutes
  • Domestic Violence
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Implementation Manual: Domestic Violence Risk Factor Guide for Civil Courts Project

By: Center for Court Innovationton
  • Center for Court Innovation
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Training Judges
  • Training Court Staff
  • Risk and Lethality Assessment
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Introduction to Sexual Assault Cases and the Courts

By: National Judicial Education Program: Legal Momentum
  • National Judicial Education Program
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Judicial Education
  • Sexual Violence
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Judges Tell: What I Wish I Had Known Before Presiding in an Adult Victim Sexual Assault Case

By: National Judicial Education Program: Legal Momentum
  • National Judicial Education Program
  • Judicial Education
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Sexual Violence
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Language Access, Interpretation, and Translation

By: Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence
  • Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence
  • Advocacy
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Training
  • Website
  • Language Access and Accommodations
  • Cultural Responsiveness
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Measuring Capacity to Service Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Survivors with Disabilities

By: Vera Institute of Justice
  • Vera Institute of Justice
  • Advocacy
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Domestic Violence

A Guide to Domestic Violence Cases

By: AEquitas
  • Advocacy
  • Website
  • Stalking
  • AEquitas
  • Training

Steps to Best Practices for Court Building Security

By: National Center for State Courts
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Court Security

The Ontario Domestic Assault Risk Assessment (ODARA)

By: Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care
  • Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care
  • Fact Sheet
  • Training
  • Risk and Lethality Assessment
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10 Things Courts Should Know About Their Local Intervention Programs for Abusive Partners

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Report / Guidelines
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A Guide for State Courts in Cases Involving Child Trafficking Victims Coerced into Criminal Behavior

By: Human Trafficking and the State Courts Collaborative
  • Child Safety and Welfare
  • Sexual Violence
  • Trafficking
  • Bench Guide
  • Judicial Education
  • Report / Guidelines
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Are We Making a Difference?

By: Sexual Violence Justice Institute
  • Sexual Violence
  • Advocacy
  • Report / Guidelines
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Characteristics of a State Court Focused Approach to Addressing Human Trafficking

By: Human Trafficking and the State Courts Collaborative
  • Trafficking
  • Report / Guidelines
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Civil Domestic Violence Courts: Key Principles

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Specialized Dockets
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Combating Human Trafficking in Indian Country: A Tribal Judge's Role

By: National Judicial College
  • Sexual Violence
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Tribal Courts
  • Trafficking
  • Advocacy

Crossing the Bridge: Tribal-State-Local Collaboration

By: William Thorne and Suzanne Garcia Tribal Law and Policy Institute
  • Tribal Courts
  • Collaboration
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Cultural Responsiveness and the Courts

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Advocacy
  • Cultural Responsiveness
Resource Center on Domestic Violence

Decision-Making in Custody Cases Involving Domestic Violence: A Review of Literature

By: Resource Center on Domestic Violence
  • Child Safety and Welfare
  • Domestic Violence
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Resource Center on Domestic Violence
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Domestic Violence and Firearms by State

By: Giffords Law Center
  • Statutes
  • Domestic Violence
  • Advocacy
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Giffords Law Center

Domestic Violence & the Courtroom: Knowing the Issues… Understanding the Victim

By: The American Judges Foundation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Report / Guidelines
  • The American Judges Foundation
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Domestic Violence Benchbooks: A Guide to Court Intervention

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Protection Orders
  • Bench Guide
  • Report / Guidelines
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Domestic Violence Court Self-Assessment: Revisiting Goals, Challenges and Progress

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Specialized Dockets
  • Report / Guidelines
Domestic Violence in Rural Communities

Domestic Violence in Rural Communities

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Advocacy
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Center for Court Innovation
Implementation Manual

Domestic Violence Risk Factor Guide for Civil Courts Project

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Center for Court Innovation
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Emerging Strategies in Tribal-State Collaboration: Barriers and Solutions to Enforcing Tribal Protection Orders

By: Jennifer Walter and Heather Valdez Freedman Tribal Law and Policy Institute
  • Tribal Courts
  • Collaboration
  • Protection Orders
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Fact Sheet: Domestic Violence Court Compliance Monitoring

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Specialized Dockets
  • Report / Guidelines
Federal Domestic Violence and Stalking Crimes Case Law

Federal Domestic Violence and Stalking Crimes Case Law

By: Battered Women's Justice Project
  • Stalking
  • Statutes
  • Judicial Education
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Battered Women's Justice Project
Domestic Violence Report

Guiding Principles for Addressing Child Custody and Parenting Time in Cases Involving Domestic Violence

By: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Child Safety and Welfare
  • Domestic Violence
  • Advocacy
  • Report / Guidelines
  • National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
A Guide for State Courts in Cases Involving Child Trafficking Victims Coerced into Criminal Behavior

Human Trafficking and Measurement Framework

By: Human Trafficking and the State Courts Collaborative
  • Trafficking
  • Advocacy
  • Report / Guidelines
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Human Trafficking Task Force e-Guide

By: Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center
  • Trafficking
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Advocacy
  • Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center
Human Trafficking Report

Human Trafficking: What Judges Need to Know

By: The National Judicial College
  • Trafficking
  • Training Judges
  • Judicial Education
  • The National Judicial College
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Identifying Cases that may Involve Human Trafficking

By: Human Trafficking and the State Courts Collaborative
  • Trafficking
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Advocacy
  • Human Trafficking and the State Courts Collaborative
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Implementation Manual: Domestic Violence Risk Factor Guide for Civil Courts Project

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Center for Court Innovation
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Increasing Language Access in the Courts

By: National Latin@ Network
  • Language Access and Accommodations
  • Advocacy
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Infrastructure Required to Support Courts and Justice Partners in Human Trafficking Cases

By: Human Trafficking and the State Courts Collaborative
  • Trafficking
  • Report / Guidelines
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Interpreting in Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Cases

By: National Center for State Courts
  • Language Access and Accommodations
  • Sexual Violence
  • Domestic Violence
  • Advocacy
  • National Center for State Courts
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Intimate Partner Sexual Abuse: A Checklist for Justice System Practitioners

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Sexual Violence
  • Training Court Staff
  • Report / Guidelines
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Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Violence Prevention: Continuing the Dialogue

By: Centers for Disease Control
  • Sexual Violence
  • Domestic Violence
  • Advocacy
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Centers for Disease Control

National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges

By: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Child Safety and Welfare
  • Dating Violence
  • Advocacy
  • Judicial Education
  • National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
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Orders of Protection for Victims of Teen Dating Violence

By: National Judicial Education Program: Legal Momentum
  • Advocacy
  • Protection Orders
  • Dating Violence
  • National Judicial Education Program
Promoting Fairness by Minimizing Victim Trauma During a Sexual Assault Trial

Promoting Fairness by Minimizing Victim Trauma During a Sexual Assault Trial

By: National Judicial Education Program: Legal Momentum
  • Advocacy
  • Sexual Violence
  • National Judicial Education Program
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Planning Domestic Violence Training Programs for Your Community: A Practice Guide

By: Center for Court Innovation & National Center for State Courts
  • Domestic Violence
  • Bench Guide
  • Training Court Staff
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Center for Court Innovation
Protection Order Registration Matrix

Protection Order Registration

By: Battered Women's Justice Project
  • Protection Orders
  • Advocacy
  • Battered Women's Justice Project
Protection Order Violation Matrix

Protection Order Violations

By: Battered Women's Justice Project
  • Protection Orders
  • Bench Guide
  • Battered Women's Justice Project
National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life

Rural Domestic and Sexual Abuse Program Advocates: Making a Difference in the Lives of Older Survivors of Abuse

By: National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life
  • Advocacy
  • Language Access and Accommodations
  • Elders
  • Sexual Violence
  • National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life
Stalking Fact Sheet Report

Stalking Fact Sheet

By: National Center for Victims of Crime 
  • Stalking
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Advocacy
  • Outreach
  • National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
Stalking Protection Order Matrix

Stalking Protection Order Matrix

By: Battered Women's Justice Project
  • Protection Orders
  • Statutes
  • Stalking
  • Bench Guide
  • Battered Women's Justice Project
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Stalking Response Tips for Judges

By: National Center for Victims of Crime
  • Stalking
  • Judicial Education
  • National Center for Victims of Crime

State and Territorial Protection Order Registry/Database and Registration Statute

By: Battered Women's Justice Project & National Center for State Courts
  • Child Safety and Welfare
  • Protection Orders
  • Statutes
  • Advocacy
  • Battered Women's Justice Project
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State Progress in Record Reporting on Firearm-Related Background Checks: Protection Order Submissions

By: NCSC and SEARCH
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Protection Orders
Protective Orders Report

States Allowing Juveniles to Access Protection Orders

By: Battered Women’s Justice Project
  • Advocacy
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Protection Orders
  • Child Safety and Welfare
  • Statutes
  • National Judicial Education Program
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Technology Guide for Judges

By: National Judicial Institute on Domestic Violence
  • Technology
  • Judicial Education
  • Bench Guide
  • Training Judges
  • National Judicial Institute on Domestic Violence
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Teen Dating Violence: Resources for Judicial Leadership

By: National Judicial Education Program: Legal Momentum
  • Dating Violence
  • Judicial Education
  • Judicial Leadership
  • National Judicial Education Program
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Ten Things Every Juvenile Court Judge Should Know About Trauma and Delinquency

By: National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Advocacy
  • Judicial Education
  • Child Safety and Welfare
  • Dating Violence
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Ten Tips for Creating Judicial Education Programs about Adult Victim Sexual Assault

By: National Judicial Education Program: Legal Momentum
  • Sexual Violence
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Advocacy
  • National Judicial Education Program
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Testing the Effect of New York’s Domestic Violence Court: A Statewide Impact Evaluation

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Specialized Dockets
  • Domestic Violence
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Center for Court Innovation
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The Court’s Guide to Safety and Economic Security for Victims of Violence Against Women

By: Wider Opportunities for Women
  • Report / Guidelines
  • Domestic Violence
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The Cyber Abuse Project: Literature Review

By: Break the Cycle
  • Technology
  • Child Safety and Welfare
  • Report / Guidelines
Teen Dating Violence

The Dynamics and Consequences of Teen Dating Violence

By: National Judicial Education Program
  • Dating Violence
  • Advocacy
  • Report / Guidelines
  • National Judicial Education Program
Domestic Violence Tip Sheet

Tip Sheet for Planning Court-Based Domestic Violence Training

By: Center for Court Innovation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Training Court Staff
  • Center for Court Innovation
NAWJ Trafficking in Persons Report

Trafficking in Persons - Modern Day Slavery: A Program Manual

By: The National Association of Women Judges
  • Trafficking
  • Advocacy
  • Report / Guidelines
  • The National Association of Women Judges
Tribal Domestic Violence COURT Fact Sheet

Tribal Domestic Violence COURT Fact Sheet

By: Tribal Law and Policy Institute
  • Advocacy
  • Specialized Dockets
  • Tribal Courts
  • Domestic Violence
  • Tribal Law and Policy Institute
Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act Guide for Court Personnel and Judges

Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act: Guide for Court Personnel and Judges

By: Legal Resource Center on Violence Against Women; National Center for State Courts; National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Child Safety and Welfare
  • Judicial Education
  • Bench Guide
  • Training Court Staff
  • Report / Guidelines
  • National Center for State Courts
  • National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
  • Legal Resource Center on Violence Against Women
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Wider Opportunities for Women

By: Safe Housing Partnerships
  • Advocacy
  • Elders