One of the questions we received from registrants was how to provide DV serves in rural communities. Here are some resources:
The Rural Assistance Center (RAC) offers some DV resources on their website. For more information, click here.
The Vermont Department for Children and Families in collaboration with with DV Programs published an article entitled “Dual or Multiple Relationships: Guidelines for Rural Domestic Violence and Child Protection Collaboration” (E. Breitmaier, 2004). To download, click here.
For more information about the Coordinated Community Response Model developed by the Domestic Abuse Intervention Project in Duluth, MN, which focuses on practice in rural areas, please click here.