Technology is a subject quick to draw a visceral reaction; either love or hate. Whether you are a techie at heart or a reluctant user, you know technology is here to stay and it significantly impacts the work you do on behalf of sexual assault survivors. This edition of Reshape is dedicated to... more
With technology constantly changing and growing, we find new opportunities and resources for our coalition work every day. It can be hard to keep up with what's new and innovative. In this ReShape, we've collected results from a survey the RSP did on how coalitions are using various technologies... more
This edition of the e-Newsletter is focused on providing you with a selection of resources outlining the various approaches to assessing the total cost of sexual violence in our society. There are links to national as well as state-by-state resources below, and we hope that you will read how... more
In this issue of Reshape we are looking at coalition involvement in PREA. We sought out State Coalitions that have been very active in working with LarsEntheir DOCs such as Iowa, Ohio, Washington and Pennsylvania. They have chosen to share their experiences with you in working with an entrenched... more
In celebration of the Sexual Assault Services Program (SASP), we wanted to bring you a newsletter edition that helps coalitions and rape crisis centers think through the vast range of services and service recipients that SASP supports.
In this edition we will be looking at the media and the uses of media by coalitions. One of the questions coalitions face is how can they plan to utilize media to further their message in the best possible way. You will get the answer to this from several different coalition perspectives. The... more
Todays teens are going through the typical developmental processes that we ourselves went through and our parents went through. We expect, and undoubtedly receive, certain behaviors from todays teenagers. What is different though, is how life in general is dissimilar for todays teen than it was... more
As people supporting survivors of sexual assault, it is our job to understand the myriad ways survivors interact with the criminal legal system, prison, jails, and immigration detention. Sexual violence is intimately connected with how people end up in custody. In this edition of ReShape, we... more
In this edition of ReShape, the second in a series highlighting sections of the RSP Coalition Toolkit, we look at systems advocacy, public policy, and communications resources to help state and territorial sexual assault coalitions shape our cultural responses to sexual violence.