2019-2020 Annual Report: The Shadow Pandemic of Domestic Violence – Adjusting Coalition Services During Unprecedented Times

April 29, 2021 by Elise Buchbinder

Few things were highlighted more throughout 2020 than interconnection and the need to shift when something is broken. We were shown on a global scale that it is in the interconnectedness of people, of issues, and of support systems that we may find not only the source of our struggles, but also the solutions. To see how the coalition responded to the COVID-19 pandemic, view our 2019-20 Annual Report here.

Newly Released! 2021-2023 Legislative Agenda

April 19, 2021 by Elise Buchbinder

Legislative advocacy is a unique and essential way we work to ensure the public policy landscape in WI is one that centers survivors and member programs across the state. This two-year agenda summarizes our advocacy stance on priorities like housing and homelessness, economic justice, the criminal legal system, prevention, transformative justice, racial equity, and dismantling white supremacy.

In Remembrance of Linda Dawson

March 22, 2021 by Elise Buchbinder

We are saddened to share the news that our friend and former colleague, Linda Dawson, passed on March 14, 2021. Linda was a lifelong social justice activist who dedicated herself to the service of others. We join Linda’s family and loved ones in mourning and extend our heartfelt condolences to them.

Newly Released! Transformative CCR Bulletin – Spring 2021

March 9, 2021 by Elise Buchbinder

The latest edition of Transformative, our quarterly newsletter for advocates & multi-disciplinary teams, is released for Spring 2021! With dedicated sections including Local Voices, Policy Spotlights, and Practices for Healing and Accountability, Systems Change Coordinator Tegan Swanson provides tools to foster change, accountability, and healing in our personal and professional communities.

Thank You for Your Support during The Big Share 2021!

March 3, 2021 by Elise Buchbinder

On March 2, we were reminded of the far-reaching support we receive from those who support our work to end domestic abuse by addressing root causes of violence. We hold deep gratitude for all who contributed to End Abuse during the Big Share 2021! Thank you for donating and sharing our work with others to help raise awareness about survivors' experiences in Wisconsin.

On Jacob Blake, White Terrorism, & Continuing Antiviolence Work

January 11, 2021 by Elise Buchbinder

End Abuse denounces both of these acts for what they are: attacks from a system rooted in white supremacy against those it has pushed to the margins, Black people, Indigenous people, Immigrants, and People of Color. In this new year, which in its first weeks has already borne witness to continued violence and new possibility, our work continues. #BlackLivesMatter

Newly Released Coalition Chronicles Educational Journal Focuses on Self & Community Care

December 18, 2020 by Elise Buchbinder

This issue of the Coalition Chronicles is a short and sweet collection of self- and community-care offerings. At the end of a terribly challenging year, in which we grappled with injustice and violence, experienced daily anxiety and grieved losses great and small, let us collectively pause and breathe together. We hope that you will find something here to nourish and inspire you.