January 6, 2012
NNEDV today mourned the passing of Ellen Pence, a scholar and social activist who was considered a leader in the movement to end violence against women for many years.
December 6, 2011
NNEDV applauds Congress for approving the FY 2012 Commerce, Justice, and Science (CJS) Appropriations bill which provides a total of $412.50 million in funding for lifesaving programs within the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA).
November 30, 2011
The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) today applauds Senators Patrick Leahy and Mike Crapo for introducing legislation to reauthorize and strengthen the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). VAWA is at the core of our nation’s response to domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault and stalking.
July 14, 2011
NNEDV was pleased to welcome Dr. Phil McGraw, host of the Dr. Phil show, when he appeared before the U.S Senate Judiciary Committee to testify in support of the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). VAWA creates and supports comprehensive, effective, and cost-saving responses to the crimes of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking.
May 6, 2011
NNEDV is joining the Office of Women's Health within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in celebrating National Women's Health Week. The week is observed from Mother's Day to May 14. National Women's Health Week is a nationwide initiative that calls attention to the importance of women's health. The theme for National Women's Health Week is "It's Your Time," encouraging women to take action to live healthier lives.