In This Issue
- From the Executive Director
- Intimate Partner Violence & Sexual Assault
- Q&A About Intimate Partner Violence & Sexual Assault
- Did You Know
- Domestic Violence and Substance Abuse
- Legislative/Legal Update
- New Expanded Access Web page
- Newly Revamped Rape Kit and Award-Winning Training Video
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. See the OPDV Web site for information on Intimate Partner Sexual Abuse
In 2008, the number of applicants for public assistance who indicated danger due to domestic violence was 17,863 in New York State, a 20% increase from 2007. (OTDA)
For more information and data from systems like the courts, law enforcement, domestic violence services, and health care, see the 2008 NYS Domestic Violence Dashboard, published by OPDV in December of 2009.
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