News & Resources

This blog provides access to archived SHP eNewsletters featuring announcements about new resources, training events, and funding opportunities, links to new podcasts from the SHP team, TA Questions on the intersections of gender-based violence and housing, and recordings of past webinars.

“The Housing First Model can be adapted to achieve safe and stable housing for DV survivors and their children.” – Cris Sullivan, PhD.

Dr. Cris Sullivan, NRCDV’s research advisor for Safe Housing Partnerships, reviews evidence on the efficacy of various housing approaches for survivors of domestic violence, specifically:

Participants have the opportunity to hear from the National Housing Law Project, the Rhode Island Homeless Coalition, and a Washington State Program on the current status of eviction moratoriums and what they mean for survivors and our housing insecure friends and neighbors.

Join us as we build upon the conversation we began last month on addressing racial inequities in safe housing for survivors of gender-based violence during COVID-19 and beyond.

Immigrant survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking face unique and compounded challenges when accessing and maintaining safe housing. COVID-19 exacerbated these problems as well as created new concerns for immigrant survivors.

Communities are finding that flexible funding (financial support provided to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault (DV/SA) and human trafficking) is an effective strategy to address the economic, housing and safety impacts of violence that are compounded by

Communities of color and survivors of color are disproportionately impacted by housing insecurity and homelessness in our country – and in our housing systems – due to historic oppression and still-existent structural racism.

This session focuses on strategies used by housing providers to overcome challenges that rural domestic and sexual violence victims have faced in the midst of COVID-19. Anticipated topics of discussion include providing housing support to rural survivors in COVID-19 “hotspot” communities, use of

This session will focus on the link between sexual violence and housing; how housing insecurity and homelessness impact survivors of sexual violence, and how this has changed during COVID-19; and what survivors need around housing that sexual assault programs don’t typically provide.

Recent events continue to shed light on systems that routinely fail survivors – most specifically black survivors – and often costs them their lives.