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2016 Trauma Conference Call for Proposals

The Action Alliance is presenting our first-ever Trauma Informed Advocacy Conference in the spring of 2016. The dates are still being finalized, but w
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2014 AFCARS Report – Children in Foster Care Increased in 2014

New annual data from HHS indicates that the number of children in foster care increased by more than 14,000 children in federal fiscal year 2014. Acco
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Trauma Informed Community Building Evaluation

For decades, traumatic experiences have been endemic in public housing communities such as the Potrero Terrace and Annex (PTA) in the Potrero Hill nei
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Steps Have Been Taken to Address Unregulated Custody Transfers of Adopted Children

Little is known about the prevalence of unregulated transfers. Because they happen without any oversight, these transfers are difficult to track and n
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Infographic: The Truth About ACEs

Infographic: The Truth About ACEs by RWJF on RWJF.org
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Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Listening Sessions

Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Listening Sessions https://www.dcjs.virginia.gov/trainingevents/victims/voca_listening_sessions Friday, September 18, 2015
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Virginia Victim Assistance Network – 33rd Annual Crime Victims’ Issues Conference – November 18-20, 2015

The Virginia Victim Assistance Network will hold the 33rd Annual Crime Victims’ Issues Conference on November 18-20, 2015 at the Kingsmill Resort &
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Harnessing the Learning Community Model to Integrate Trauma-Informed Care Principles in Service Organizations

A recent report published by the McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research and the National Council for Behavioral Health highlights a yearlo
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Meeting the Needs of Families Affected by Co-occurring Substance Use and Intimate Partner Violence

Families affected by co-occurring intimate partner violence (IPV) and substance use face unique and interconnected needs. Providing services requires
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