- Chauncey Brown, Vera House
- Christopher Kilcullen, Crime Victims Assistance Unit, Office of the Bronx District Attorney
- Envision Williamsburg Coalition members Chris Fowley and Jessy LaHood
This issue also celebrates NYSCASA's 25th anniversary with a list of 25 Places to Find Primary Prevention in New York.
You can read the 2011 Center of Excellence newsletter by downloading it here.
Primary Prevention Webinars
The Alliance’s primary prevention webinars highlight the innovative and promising practices of Rape Crisis Programs and anti-violence organizations: Webinars are an effective tool for sharing stories of progress and lessons learned, and for identifying new opportunities to strengthen our primary prevention efforts.
Engaging Youth and Building Youth Leadership in Prevention Against Sexual Violence
On July 10th, 2013, the New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault presented a webinar entitled, "Engaging Youth and Building Youth Leadership in Prevention Against Sexual Violence". This webinar summarized ways to engage youth as leaders in sexual violence primary prevention for continued sustainability. Our speakers shared lessons learned, implementation and evaluation suggestions, and tips for recruiting and retaining youth. Click here to listening to the recording, view the slides and access the resource list.
Engaging Men Part 2: Healthy Masculinity as it Relates to Sexual Violence Prevention
On May 30th, 2013, the New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault presented the 2 hour webinar, "Engaging Men Part 2: Healthy Masculinity as it Relates to Sexual Violence Prevention". This webinar provided an overview of healthy masculinity and its intersection with sexual violence prevention. We explored the ways in which this concept is defined, taught, and implemented in programmatic efforts to engage men. We took a look at various curricula and initiatives that focus on engaging men. Our guest presenters shared lessons learned, and discussion included simple ways that providers can integrate these practices into existing prevention efforts. Click here to listen to the recording and view the slides.
Using Technology to Promote Health Social Norms
On March 27, 2013, the New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault presented a 90 minute webinar entitled, "Using Technology to Promote Healthy Social Norms". This webinar provided an overview of technology-driven campaigns designed to target youth as experts in building healthy relationships. Our guest presenters shared lessons learned from their innovative campaigns, which are focused on ending sexual violence through movement-building and promotion of healthy social norms. Click here to access the recording.
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