TANF-CoverSexual violence and economic insecurity are intricately linked. This guide is to support advocates in connecting survivors to the Temporary Assistance For Needy Families Program and ensuring that the TANF program is responsive to the needs of sexual violence victims. 

This guide is part of the Sexual Violence and the Workplace information packet.  View the full packet, or other publications included in this packet.

Sexual violence & individuals who identify as LGBTQ is an information packet containing nearly a dozen resources focused on serving, engaging, and collaborating with individuals and communities who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning (LGBTQ).  The packet contains resources to support counselors, advocates, preventionists, technical assistance providers, and allied professionals committed to affirming all individuals and communities. The goals of this packet it to provide resources that will both strengthen work already being done, as well as assist organizations in discovering a place to begin program development.

This packet includes an Annotated Bibliography, a Research Brief, a Resource List, and guides on Talking about Gender & Sexuality, Creating Inclusive Agencies, the Process of Coming Out, the Impact of Discrimination, Hate & Bias-Motivated Crimes, the Impact on Individuals & Communities, Sexual Harassment & Bullying of Youth, and Transformative Prevention Programming.

This information packet provides a series of resources on the impact of sexual violence on work, within the workplace and current research related to this topic. It includes resources specifically for advocates as well as employers.

The following documents are available as part of the packet: Overview, Guide for Advocates, Annotated Bibliography, Bulletin, Guide for Employers, Research Brief, Resource List, Online Special Collection, and Sexual Violence & Economic Security: The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program.

Advocates-CoverSexual violence permeates our society, including the workplace.  Using the Spectrum of prevention this  technical assistance guide provides advocates with information about the connections between sexual violence and employment and to offer possible prevention strategies.

This guide is part of the Sexual Violence and the Workplace information packet.  View the full packet, or other publications included in this packet.

Employer-CoverWhen sexual violence occurs in the workplace, it can create a climate of fear and reduce productivity and wellness of the entire staff. The purpose of this guide is to provide employers with information that may help facilitate their engagement in creating a comprehensive violence prevention and response plan in collaboration with community-based sexual violence centers.

This guide is part of the Sexual Violence and the Workplace information packet.  View the full packet, or other publications included in this packet.

Bibliography-coverThis annotated bibliography provides resources on the connections between sexual violence and employment.  The resources highlighted in this guide can shed light on the needs of survivors and provide information on opportunities for prevention.

This bibliography is a part of the Sexual Violence & the Workplace information packet.  View the full packet, or other publications included in this packet.

Bulletin-CoverThis bulletin provides sexual assault counselors and advocates with information and tools to help survivors identify how their sexual violence experiences could impact their employment and how to respond to their workplace needs.

This bulletin is a part of the Sexual Violence & the Workplace information packet.  View the full packet, or other publications included in this packet.

Overview-coverThis overview provides advocates and their allied partners with information from available research on the connections between sexual violence and the workplace. It is intended to provide a snapshot of the issue of sexual violence and the workplace and how sexual violence impacts a survivor’s employment.

This overview is part of the Sexual Violence and the Workplace information packet.  View the full packet, or other publications included in this packet.

Brief-CoverThe purpose of this research brief is to highlight the relationship between sexual violence and the workplace, and examine gaps in existing research.  This rearch brief will allow advocates to connect the research on sexual violence and the workplace to their work with the clients they serve.

This research brief is part of the Sexual Violence and the Workplace information packet.  View the full packet, or other publications included in this packet.

List-CoverAdvocates can use the resources in this document with working with employers to improve workplace prevention and response to sexual violence.  These resources can be shared with employers to help inform their policies.

This resource list is part of the Sexual Violence and the Workplace information packet.  View the full packet, or other publications included in this packet.

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