External Resources

NASH works closely with allied community organizations to increase the impact of our work. Learn more about our community below.

 

Domestic Violence and Safe Housing Consortium

Safe Housing Partnerships logoSafe Housing Partnerships is the website for the Domestic Violence and Housing Technical Assistance Consortium, where you’ll find useful resources and tools that advance your work at the critical intersection of domestic violence, sexual assault, homelessness, and housing.

 

Technical Assistance

The National Alliance for Safe Housing provides Technical Assistance (TA) on a variety of topics.

Or find out more about TA and other training opportunities here.

Consortium Partners

Collaborative Solutions, Inc. (CSI) specializes in community and organizational development strategies to improve the lives of low-income persons with special needs. CSI offers technical assistance, organizational capacity development, leadership development, community organization, local and statewide advocacy for special needs populations, and research and evaluation services to communities and organizations. CSI focuses on a variety of special needs issues, including HIV/AIDS, homelessness, mental illness, substance abuse, domestic violence, employment, and housing.

National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV), a social change organization, is dedicated to creating a social, political and economic environment in which violence against women no longer exists. With specific regard to housing, NNEDV works with national and federal agency partners to increase awareness about the dynamics of domestic violence and victim’s housing needs, to improve access for victims and systems’ responses. NNEDV provides in-depth technical assistance and training to government entities and non-profit organizations. Additionally, NNEDV closely monitors and affects legislative initiatives and federal housing policies that impact victims of domestic violence, including the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and the HEARTH Act.

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (NRCDV) works to strengthen and transform efforts to end domestic violence. NRCDV is a trusted national leader, renowned for innovation, multi-disciplinary approaches and a commitment to ensuring that policy, practice and research is grounded in and guided by the voices and experiences of domestic violence survivors and advocates. Through its many key initiatives, NRCDV works collaboratively to improve community response to domestic violence and, ultimately, prevent its occurrence. Its comprehensive technical assistance, training and resource development are just a few examples of the many ways in which NRCDV broadly serves those dedicated to ending domestic violence in relationships and communities.

National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) The National Sexual Violence Resource Center (NSVRC) is the leading nonprofit in providing information and tools to prevent and respond to sexual violence. NSVRC translates research and trends into best practices that help individuals, communities and service providers achieve real and lasting change. The center also works with the media to promote informed reporting. Every April, NSVRC leads Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM), a campaign to educate and engage the public in addressing this widespread issue. NSVRC is also one of the three founding organizations of Raliance, a national, collaborative initiative dedicated to ending sexual violence in one generation.

Project Partners

Casa de Esperanza is a leader in the domestic violence movement and a national resource center for organizations working with Latin@s in the United States. Based in St. Paul, Minnesota Casa de Esperanza’s mission is to “mobilize Latinas and Latin@ communities to end domestic violence.” Founded in 1982 to provide emergency shelter for Latinas and other women and children experiencing domestic violence, the organization has grown to become the largest Latina organization in the country focused on domestic violence. Casa de Esperanza is also committed to becoming a greater resource to organizations and communities in the areas of sexual assault and trafficking.

D.C. Coalition Against Domestic Violence (DCCADV) is the federally-recognized statewide coalition of domestic violence programs, organizations and individuals organized to ensure the elimination of domestic violence in the District of Columbia.

National Housing Law Project (NHLP) seeks to advance housing justice for poor people and communities by strengthening and enforcing the rights of tenants, increasing housing opportunities for underserved communities, and preserving and expanding the nation’s supply of safe and affordable homes.

Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence (WSCADV) is the leading voice to end domestic violence in Washington State, with a mission to improve how communities respond to domestic violence and work to create a social intolerance for abuse through visionary work, engaging the public, and supporting members to help survivors towards safety and freedom.

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