The children and youth program offers training, information, and resources for those working with youth. Also providing leadership opportunities for teens to develop skills they can use to educate their peers.

Children & Youth Advocate Manual Selected Resources

Children & Youth Advocate Manual

A tool to increase the knowledge and skills for youth advocacy while building a relationship between advocates and their supervisor. Includes resources to connect with End Abuse and continue education on each topic of the sections. Click on the title of the section you are interested in to access the newest version of the CYAM. Here is a link to exciting updates to the CYAM!

Here is the link to view the ENTIRE Children & Youth Advocate Manual as one document.

How to & Hindsights

01. Child & Youth Development

02. Childhood Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Safety Planning

03. Teen Dating Violence

04. Abuse Effects on Protective Caregiver’s Parenting

05. Mandatory Reporting

06. Adverse Childhood Experiences

07. Children & Youth Resilience

08. Parenting Skills & Child Behavior Management

10. Facilitating 1-on-1 Conversations with Children and Youth

11. Age Appropriate Support Groups

12. Age Appropriate Presentations

Selected Resources

Here is where you can find additional resources that are helpful to children and youth advocacy.

Coalition Youth Advocacy Services

Hello & Welcome to Youth & Family Advocates!

At the coalition I see it as my role to support advocates the best that I can. Please use this overview of services I typically offer member programs as a starting point to what I can assist with. Youth advocacy can get complex so I have yet to receive a silly or ridiculous question. Know you are not alone in this work.

LGBTQ & Youth Program Director Services Overview

How to Find Local Social Services

This infographic, How to Find Local Social Services, is meant to aid advocates to find the programs at their local social service, human service, or health & human service agencies.

Discovery Dating Curriculum

Provides a process for exploration of personal values, discernment of character traits of others, and practice of informed decision making. Discovery Dating has been used with full or partial implementation in myriad settings. Full implementation can be up to 14 weekly sessions; however, the lessons may be adjusted or combined to suit varying schedules.

For more information contact Wise Women Gathering Place at (920)490-0627

Other pages in this section

End Abuse provides a variety of educational opportunities to advocates, law enforcement, legislators, and community members to enable them to better serve survivors throughout WI.
Public Policy Advocacy
End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin mobilizes advocates, survivors, and concerned individuals to make policy changes that will support survivors and help end domestic violence.
We envision promising prevention strategies that work with people and systems to challenge gender, race, and class stereotypes and oppressive norms while defining new ways to be a more positive, equitable, and just society.
Outreach to Underserved Communities
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Legal Services
Our legal team is a leader in educating advocates, attorneys, judges and others on the best responses to domestic abuse. In addition, we advocate for changes in laws and legal practices to improve the legal system for survivors.
Human Trafficking Awareness
End Abuse provides resources, training and technical assistance to programs serving domestic violence survivors, including survivors of human trafficking. Sex trafficking survivors face unique challenges to recovery and safety.
Economic Empowerment
Financial independence is key to domestic abuse survivors’ ability to live successful, violence-free lives. In partnership with local programs, we address economic needs and challenges so survivors can break free of violence.
Coordinated Community Response
For CCR and other DV/SA-focused multidisciplinary teams seeking to improve their community's response to domestic violence, sexual violence, and other forms of oppression.

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