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.

Presented by NNEDV and CS, this webinar provides an overview of federal requirements for utilizing an HMIS Comparable Database and highlights West Virginia’s exploration, selection, and implementation of a formalized data collection and reporting software. Facilitators will highlight selection criteria, fundamentals on implementation agreements, what to expect from vendors, lessons learned through the implementation process, and next steps.

This webinar from NNEDV highlights learnings from the Women of Color Network, Inc. and Center for Survivor Agency and Justice’s report entitled, “Showing Up: How we See, Speak and Disrupt Racial Inequality Facing Survivors of Domestic and Sexual Violence,” to expand participant’s capacity to connect the dots between racial inequity in the gender-based violence movement and housing.

Join a national network of service providers, advocates, grassroots organizations, and leaders from coast to coast for the first national conference addressing the housing needs of domestic violence/sexual assault survivors, communities of color, and marginalized populations!

Hosted by the National Network to End Domestic Violence, presenters from the PA Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Diana T. Myers & Associates will review strategies that state DV coalitions can implement to increase safe housing options for survivors in their home states.

Presenters Rachna Khare (Daya Houston), Shenna Morris (GA Coalition Against Domestic Violence), and Debbie Fox (National Network to End Domestic Violence) explore options and strategies for increasing safe housing options for survivors from culturally specific communities through the HUD Continuum of Care Program Competition.

This webinar takes a deeper dive into exploring how two programs have successfully implemented DV rapid re-housing for survivors. Hosted by the National Alliance for Safe Housing, the presenters include: Genese Jones-Torrence from SafeNest in Las Vegas and Anna Harper-Guerrero with Emerge! Against Domestic Abuse in Tucson.

This issue of the Safe Housing Partnerships newsletter focuses on connectivity and intersectionality to expand safe housing options for survivors.  This edition highlights resources and efforts to inform our strategies for moving our work forward in a collaborative, inclusive, and accessible way.

This interactive webinar provides background information on HUD’s CoC Program Competition, as well as guidance on strengthening relationships with CoCs, and exploring HUD NOFA opportunities.

Uniting to End Violence Against People with Disabilities is a national Coalition comprised of activists with disabilities as well as disability rights and anti-violence advocates. The work of this Coalition is funded by the NoVo Foundation and led through a partnership between the Vera Institute of Justice and the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (NRCDV). The first episode of Policy & Advocacy in Action features Renee Lopez, a Coalition member and disability rights activist. She speaks about the importance of centering the voices of people of color with disabilities in the work for social justice and collective liberation.

NRCDV Radio sat down with Kendra Gritsch from the Domestic Violence Housing First team of the Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence to discuss how Washington state is trying to meet the needs of all survivors in their programs and the evolution of housing/shelter in the state. She shares innovations, best practices, and tips with NRCDV Policy Director Marium Durrani.