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NCJ Number: NCJ 234271     Find in a Library
Title: Existe Ayuda: Help Exists Toolkit
Corporate Author: Office for Victims of Crime
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 2011
Page Count: 0
Sale Source: Office for Victims of Crime
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Document: HTML 
Type: Instructional Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This Web site, Existe Ayuda Toolkit, presents outreach material in Spanish to combat the problem of sexual violence.
Abstract: This Web site from the Office of Justice Programs, Office for Victims of Crime 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 site has six major sections: About the Toolkit 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 ; Victim services ; Victim medical assistance ; Sexual assault victims ; Victim assistance directories ; Victims of violence ; Spanish
Note: See NCJ-234272 for the Spanish version
   
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