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Hope Lives Here Impact of the Family Peace Center (Summer 2019)

Created by Erin Schubert, PhD, Director of Outcomes and Evaluation at the Sojourner Family Peace Center, and supported by the Zilber Family Foundation, this report compiles data from each partner agency to highlight the services... Read More

Gorham, Maine P.D. Memo – EMS evaluation policy

This sample memorandum of agreement was written by the Police Department in agreement with the Fire Department in Gorham, Maine. As a result of this agreement, the community no longer charges victims of Domestic Violence... Read More

Addressing Polyvictimization in Family Justice Centers and Multi-Agency Models

An analysis of the current literature reveals there sis no single definition of polyvictimization, but that polyvictimization is used to define the cumulative impact of diverse forms of traumas and victimizations on an individual. The... Read More

Annual Directors Pre-Conference Summary 2019

The Directors Leadership Pre-Conference brought together over 50 Family Justice Center Directors from around the world on March 18, 2019. Directors discussed emerging issues in the Family Justice Center (FJC) movement, brainstormed pathways to solutions,... Read More

Evaluation of Efforts to Implement No-Drop Policies – Two Central Values in Conflict, Final Report

This study was conducted in 2001 to determine if prosecution without the victim's cooperation is feasible with appropriate increases in resources. Researchers Smith, Davis, Nickles, and Davies found that many survivors thought that it was... Read More