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NCJ Number: 234272 Add to Shopping cart 
Title: Existe Ayuda: Victims' Rights Pocket Card
Corporate Author: Office for Victims of Crime
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 2011
Page Count: 2
Sponsoring Agency: Office for Victims of Crime
Washington, DC 20531
OVC Resource Ctr
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Sale Source: OVC Resource Ctr
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
Document: HTML|HTML (English Translation)|PDF
Type: Instructional Material
Format: Document
Language: Spanish
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This pocket card presents outreach material in Spanish to combat the problem of sexual violence.
Abstract: This pocket card contains replicable Spanish-language tools and resources for use by service providers to improve their cultural competence and the accessibility of their services for Spanish-speaking victims of sexual violence. The card contains background information on the Existe Ayuda project and the challenges faced by service providers for victims of sexual violence; Glossaries contains a list of Spanish terms related to sexual assault and trafficking; Presentations contains PowerPoint slides used in presentations to promotoras (community health workers) and victim advocates; Tools contains information on how to put together a victims’ rights pocket card, sexual harassment handout, fact sheets on sexual assault, and scripts for public service announcements and outgoing answering machine messages; Message from the Director discusses the need for this site; and related resources contains links to additional resources for community health workers and service providers.
Main Term(s): Sexual assault
Index Term(s): Community resources; Sexual assault victims; Sexual harassment; Spanish; Victim assistance directories; Victim medical assistance; Victim services; Victims of violent crime
Note: See NCJ-234271 for the English Web site
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