NMCADV Seeks Board Members

Posted on 29. Mar, 2016 by in Events, News

NMCADV Seeks Board Members The New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NMCADV) is a statewide, non-profit organization that seeks to improve the response to domestic violence (DV) through building DV program and stakeholder capacity. NMCADV provides training, policy support and networking opportunities to approximately 30 domestic violence member programs and multiple stakeholders and partners. In […]

Victims Rights Advocates Support NM License Compromise with No Fingerprinting

Posted on 12. Feb, 2016 by in Articles, Legislative Updates, News

From KRWG – By SOMOS UN PUEBLO UNIDO http://krwg.org/post/victims-rights-advocates-support-nm-license-compromise-no-fingerprinting Commentary:  Over two dozen domestic violence and sexual assault service providers, and the New Mexico Hispanic Bar Association, announced their opposition to fingerprinting and background check requirements for immigrants applying for driving authorization cards. A bi-partisan group of New Mexico senators currently support compromise legislation (amended HB99) that complies with the Real ID […]

NM Intimate Partner Violence Death Review Team 2015 Annual Report

Posted on 26. Jan, 2016 by in Research & Data

The most recent NM IPVDRT annual report is now available online for download and review: NM Intimate Partner Violence Death Review Team 2015 Annual Report

Justice Department Issues Guidance on Identifying and Preventing Gender Bias in Law Enforcement Response to Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

Posted on 17. Dec, 2015 by in News

From the Department of Justice: December 15, 2015 – Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch announced today a new guidance from the Justice Department designed to help law enforcement agencies prevent gender bias in their response to sexual assault and domestic violence, highlighting the need for clear policies, robust training and responsive accountability systems. “Gender bias, […]

Pamela Wiseman’s Address to the Health and Human Services Committee

Posted on 06. Nov, 2015 by in Events, Podcasts, Policy Events

This recording is a recreation of comments by Pam Wiseman, Executive Director of NMCADV, to the Health and Human Services Committee of the New Mexico State Legislature in Farmington, NM on August 14, 2012. Pam captures the extensive effects of domestic violence in New Mexico, outlines the work of the Coalition, and challenges that we are […]

The Pet and Women Safety Act of 2015

Posted on 20. Oct, 2015 by in Legislative Updates, News

Important federal legislation has been introduced that positively affects the safety of domestic violence victims and their pets. This legislation is gaining ground in both the House of Representatives and the Senate! Please see the information below on what federal actions have been taken on the legislation thus far, and a simple summary of the […]

Domestic Violence in the Workplace

Posted on 12. Oct, 2015 by in News

NMCADV Policy Coordinator Lisa Weisenfeld appears on PBS’ NM in Focus to address violence in the workplace. From NM in Focus website: October 9, 2015 – This week on New Mexico in Focus, correspondent Stan Wilson sits down with two local experts to talk about workplace safety. Lisa Weisenfeld is the policy coordinator for the NM Coalition Against […]

CARE commits to protecting all family members during Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Posted on 08. Oct, 2015 by in Events, News, Projects

Oct. 7, 2015 CARE commits to protecting all family members during Domestic Violence Awareness Month APNM’s CARE program, which provides emergency housing for the animals of domestic violence victims, seeks statewide foster homes for 30, 60 or 90-day stays. Albuquerque, N.M – Most couples argue, but “Mary’s” husband’s rage was insidious and dark. His reaction to her […]

NMCADV Exec. Director Pam Wiseman honored with Milagro Award

Posted on 01. Oct, 2015 by in Events, News

NEW MEXICO COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HONORED WITH MILAGRO AWARD FOR ANIMAL CARE PROJECT New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NMCADV) Executive Director Pamela Wiseman will be honored with a Milagro Award on Saturday, October 3rd, 2015. The Milagro Awards are presented every four years by Animal Protection of New Mexico (APNM) to raise awareness […]

NMCADV presents the 5th Annual Community Hero Awards

Posted on 01. Oct, 2015 by in Events, News

September 24, 2015 COMMUNITY MEMBERS HONORED WITH HERO AWARDS FOR SUPPORT OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE WORK TAOS, NM – To kick off Domestic Violence Awareness Month which begins in October, the New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NMCADV) will hold its annual Community Hero Awards ceremony and reception on September 24, 2015 at 5 p.m. in […]