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Towards Thriving – 4/16/19

April 16, 2019 Sexual Assault Awareness Month provides multiple pathways for raising awareness on our culture and social norms that create the conditions for sexual assault – from addressing the objectification of girls and women’s bodies through Denim Day on Wednesday, April 24th to What Were You Wearing displays aimed at addressing misconceptions and stigma Read More
April 18th, 2019

Towards Thriving – 4/3/19

April 3, 2019 Sexual Assault Awareness Month is a great time to remind you that the Idaho Coalition provides civil legal assistance for survivors of sexual violence aged 11-24. Civil legal assistance needed by survivors can take many forms, and may include help: Navigating educational or administrative processes. This type of assistance is often necessary Read More
April 16th, 2019

Towards Thriving – 3/19/19

March 19, 2019 Rape was and is a cultural and political act: it attempts to remove a person with agency, autonomy, and belonging from their community, to secrete them and separate them, to depoliticize their body by rendering it detachable, violable, nothing. Roxane Gay, Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture April is Sexual Assault Read More
March 19th, 2019

Towards Thriving – 3/5/19

March 5, 2019 Welcome to March! Here’s to sunny spring days. As you may know, last week OWN and HBO debuted a documentary called Leaving Neverland, which focuses on two men’s allegations of child sexual assault by Michael Jackson. As local programs may experience an increase in services or phone calls in the coming days Read More
March 5th, 2019

Towards Thriving – 2/18/19

February 18, 2019 Over a month into the new year, the Idaho Coalition staff continue to embrace and lift up the practice of gratitude for all who support and help lead the work to end gender violence and who share our vision of a world where everyone is valued, everyone is safe, and everyone can Read More
February 18th, 2019

Towards Thriving – 12/13/18

December 13, 2018 For many people, the holiday season can bring joy and opportunity for family to gather around, partake in festivities, share traditions and embrace the love from everyone who has gathered. In my culture, the holidays are magical. My family, tightly but comfortably, surrounds themselves around my grandmother’s small kitchen table that beams Read More
December 13th, 2018

Towards Thriving – 11/29/18

November 29, 2018 The Idaho Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence announces the launch of the Latinx Thriving Families Campaign to increase access and to improve systems and their responses to Latinx survivors and their children. This Latinx-specific campaign is crucial to ensuring that anyone who experience domestic or sexual violence, regardless of their social Read More
December 3rd, 2018

Towards Thriving – 11/1/18

November 1, 2018 As we say goodbye to October, we wanted to take a moment to lift up a few different ways in which Idaho programs engaged, supported, and lead their communities for Domestic Violence Awareness Month. As programs working with and on behalf of survivors, your collective actions to connect with your communities for Read More
November 1st, 2018

Towards Thriving – 10/18/18

October 18, 2018 Across the state, Idaho’s community and tribal domestic and sexual violence programs are engaging their community’s for Domestic Violence Awareness Month – from the YWCA in Lewiston table toppers for restaurants to the Women’s and Children’s Alliance in Boise #Take A Stand Against Domestic Violence campaign to the Family Services Alliance in Read More
October 31st, 2018

Towards Thriving – 10/4/18

October 4, 2018 For many survivors of sexual assault and trauma, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford’s powerful testimony to the Judiciary Committee about her sexual assault by Judge Kavanaugh has triggered painful personal memories. Dr. Blasey Ford testified that the experiences of the sexual assault “have been seared into my memory and haunted me episodically as Read More
October 18th, 2018