Collaborating to Address the Health and Legal Needs of Patients Experiencing Intimate Partner Violence and Exploitation

Description: Health Partners on IPV + Exploitation and the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnerships are collaborating to host a four-part learning collaborative on partnering to address the health and legal needs of patients and clients experiencing intimate partner violence (IPV) and exploitation. The learning collaborative will feature several partnership models and promising practices to develop, sustain, and grow partnerships […]

Help! My Patient Says They Were Hurt by A Partner – What Do I and the Clinic Need to Do Now?

Description: Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) and Human Trafficking/Exploitation (HT/E) commonly occur in communities, and affect patients, served by community health centers. When the providers, nurses, community health workers, receptionists, medical assistants, security, managers, and other staff are concerned about a patient, or a disclosure of personal violence against a patient has occurred, the staff or clinical […]

Gender, Homelessness, and Interpersonal Violence: Building Equitable Systems to Support Survivors and Providers

Description Homelessness and systems of gender oppression (e.g. interpersonal violence, human trafficking, transphobia, sexism, etc.) profoundly impact the behavioral health of individuals in a manner that requires community-based holistic care from health care providers and domestic violence advocates. Operating from a collective model of care is essential to providing equitable, high-quality support for both patients […]

Intimate Partner Violence + Exploitation During COVID-19 in Farmworker Communities

Description: Migrant Clinicians Network, Farmworker Justice, and Health Partners on IPV + Exploitation (FUTURES) are cohosting a learning collaborative (LC) focused on healthcare responses to address intimate partner violence (IPV) and exploitation. The LC will review strategies to promote healing-centered engagement. Attention will be given to “CUES,” an evidence-based intervention developed by FUTURES to address IPV in health settings. […]

Addressing Intimate Partner Violence in HIV Programs: Transforming Care with Survivor Centered Approaches

Description With the movement towards trauma-informed care, many community health center-based HIV, infectious disease, and sexual health programs and other Ryan White Funded HIV programs are looking for ways to better support their patients who are experiencing intimate partner and sexual violence (IPV/SV) and/or other intersecting forms of exploitation and abuse. HIV care practitioners see […]

Healing-Centered Approaches to Addressing Adolescent Relationship Abuse and Trafficking for School-Based Health Centers Learning Collaborative

Description: Health Partners on IPV + Exploitation is excited to announce that we are partnering with School-Based Health Alliance to offer a six-session learning collaborative for adolescent-serving school-based health centers (SBHCs) on Healing-Centered Approaches to Addressing Relationship Abuse and Trafficking! This learning collaborative is open to SBHCs sponsored by FQHCs and lookalikes who are interested in […]

Aging With Respect: A Framework For Addressing Intimate Partner Violence In Older Adults Learning Collaborative

Description: The coronavirus pandemic and consequent stay-at-home orders may increase danger for those at risk for or experiencing intimate partner violence and human trafficking (IPV/HT). Due to COVID-19, many health centers have shifted health encounters to virtual platforms, which offer unique opportunities to provide trauma-informed care and connect in new ways with those who may […]

Utilizing Health Information Technology to Address UDS Requirements on IPV and HT

Description: Futures Without Violence (FUTURES) is funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Bureau of Primary Health Care, to work with health centers and systems to support those at risk of experiencing or surviving intimate partner violence (IPV) or human trafficking (HT) and to bolster prevention efforts. FUTURES will host a Learning Collaborative […]

Strengthening Responses for Farmworkers on Intimate Partner Violence and Human Trafficking During COVID-19

Description: Join Futures Without Violence to explore the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and domestic violence on farmworkers and innovations to increase vaccine access and safety supports.  We will explore current community impacts and highlight promising practices from community-based outreach programs and others undertaken by health centers and community-based domestic violence programs. Faculty will share a […]

Health Center Protocols to Address IPV and HT: Developing, Adapting, and Formalizing A Universal Education Protocol in Partnership with Community-based Programs (A Learning Collaborative)

Title: Health Center Protocols to Address IPV and HT: Developing, Adapting, and Formalizing A Universal Education Protocol in Partnership with Community-based Programs (A Learning Collaborative) Description: Futures Without Violence (FUTURES) is funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Bureau of Primary Health Care, to work with health centers and systems to support those at risk […]