Media helps to shape public opinion and can be a powerful tool in a community’s ability to reduce and prevent domestic violence. As such, how the media covers domestic violence is particularly important.
This page contains tips and tools for media professionals to assist in reporting on domestic violence, as well as for domestic violence service providers to assist in working with the media.
- Overview of the Issue
- To contact OPDV with media requests
- Tips for the Media
- Tips for Domestic Violence Service Providers
- OPDV Media Project - OPDV worked with a team of students from New York University’s Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service on a project examining media coverage of domestic violence in New York State.