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websitelogoboxFebruary was Teen Dating Violence Awareness & Prevention Month.

We focused on helping young people in our communities know how to help a friend in an abusive relationship.

Head over to the Teen Center to listen to our radio public service announcement and watch the winning entry of our video contest, plus honorable mentions!

Together, we can end dating violence.

Welcome to NO MORE RI

Welcome to NOMORERI.org, a website of the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence (RICADV).

This site is one way that the RICADV has embraced the national NO MORE campaign and its website NOMORE.org.

Join us in standing up and speaking out against domestic violence. Tune into this website for updates on our public awareness campaigns, which include Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) each October, Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month every February, and our Men's Campaign in June.

We also post information here about our policy priorities, our advocacy efforts and the ways you can get involved to say NO MORE and help end domestic violence in Rhode Island.

 

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New Teen Center!

We recently launched a new website that adapts to mobile devices to make it more user-friendly.

As part of Teen Dating Violence Awareness & Prevention Month, we created the
Teen Center, an extension of our main site designed specifically for young people.

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Use the site to learn about abusive vs. healthy relationships, where to get help, or how to help a friend.

When you Know More, you can Do More.

Dating Violence?

For our February campaign, we focused on helping young people know what abuse looks like so that they know when and how to support those experiencing dating violence.

Through our radio PSA, video, posters, and website, we told the story of a group of friends who stepped in to help someone in an abusive relationship.

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They didn't want to see their friend get hurt, so they found ways to help.

Watch the digital story here!

Calendar of Events & Actions

  • 18 Jun
    WRC "Wild Women of Bristol County" Luncheon 18 Jun 2015 11:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    On June 18, the Women's Resource Center will celebrate the wonderful, wild women who work to make this world a better place. The WRC will honor 10 women, surrounded by family and friends in a small,

Prevention Corner

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The primary prevention of domestic violence aims to create social change. We are working to cultivate individuals and communities that do not tolerate violence and support healthy relationships and gender equality.

To achieve this peaceful vision for the future, we must shift deeply ingrained attitudes, beliefs and behaviors that contribute to domestic violence. You can help! Together we can prevent dating and domestic violence. Know More.

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Policy Corner

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Interested in making change happen in RI?

Support our legislative advocacy at the State House this year and help build a Rhode Island free of domestic violence.

Our top legislative priority in 2015 is the Domestic Violence Prevention Fund. You can learn more about our bill here.

Then take part in our #PreventDV campaign on social media – tell your legislators that you care about Rhode Island’s future!

DV in RI

The six member agencies of the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence provided community services to 9,733 victims of domestic violence in 2013.

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Dating Violence Info

Approximately 1 in 3 adolescent girls in the United States is a victim of physical, emotional, or verbal abuse from a dating partner.

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Children and DV

Researchers estimate that between 10%-20% of America's children have been exposed to DV & at least one third of children will be exposed at some point during their childhood.

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