The Verizon Foundation is the proud sponsor of the Family Justice Center Institute. One of the many goals of the Family Justice Center Institute is to assist professionals working at Family Justice Centers by increasing their access to promising practices, technical assistance, and training.
The Family Justice Center Institute three strategic focus areas are:
Changing the Ending to Telling Amy's Story
Outreach to Men
Teen Relationship Violence
For more information about the Family Justice Center Institute, click here.
The Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention (TISP) provides training and technical assistance to family violence professionals throughout the world on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Strangulation Crimes. Professionals learn how to identify the signs and symptoms of strangulation cases; identify the anatomy and medical aspects of surviving and non-surviving victims; investigate and document intimate partner violence strangulation cases for prosecution; master legal aspects of strangulation cases with strangulation victims; use experts in court; understand the lethality of strangulation; and, most importantly, enhance victim safety.
For more information about the Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention, click here.