Innovative Models

Sexual Violence: Innovative models

Sexual Violence: Innovative models

From using art to end violence, to transformative justice models, to mobile units to support survivors, we feature innovative strategies to end sexual violence in our communities. We encourage you to consider: Which of these strategies might work best in your community?

Violence & Criminalization: Innovative Models

Violence & Criminalization: Innovative Models

Young women in juvenile detention need support from women and girls. Learn here about programs that harness the power of volunteers to support these young women and build their resilience.

Reproductive Justice & Violence: Innovative models

Reproductive Justice & Violence: Innovative models

Read about innovative work to ensure young women’s safety and sexual health. From peer education to performance to youth-created videos to policy advocacy, this section presents several innovative youth-driven approaches.

Violence & Education: Innovative models

Violence & Education: Innovative models

Innovative approaches to making schools safer for young women involve youth in leadership roles, and in identifying their own solutions; advocacy and organizing for systems change is also key. Several communities in Chicago are engaged in campaigns to create safer schools.

Teen Dating Violence: Innovative models

Teen Dating Violence: Innovative models

Young women are most likely to turn to other youth for support if they are in a violent dataing relationship. So it is crucial that young people be at the forefront of efforts to end dating violence. Learn here about several youth-led efforts, and find tools that you can use in your own work.