Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence

Public Awareness

Publications & Public Education Materials

OPDV Publications and Materials

The Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence has many publications that can be downloaded or ordered covering a wide range of topics and populations. See the list below. Downloadable materials are generally PDF (Portable Document Format)* If you have a suggestion for an OPDV publication or material, please email your suggestion to opdvpublications@opdv.ny.gov.

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Brochures/Booklets, Information Guides, Reports, and Posters are available in PDF and can be accessed below.

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Title Description Available for Download Hardcopies Available to Order
Bulletins
OPDV Bulletin OPDV’s electronic newsletter available on a quarterly basis. Subscribe to receive the OPDV Bulletin by e-mail. English N/A
Children
Domestic Violence and Child Safety Planning Two-page information guide English N/A
College Campuses
Intimate Partner Violence on College Campuses: Information for Bystanders Two-page information guide for bystanders English N/A
Intimate Partner Violence on College Campuses: Information for Students Three-page information guide for students English N/A
Intimate Partner Violence on College Campuses: Information for Parents Two-page information guide for parents English N/A
Faith
Domestic Violence and Faith Communities: Guidelines for Leaders This booklet is designed to assist faith leaders in responding to domestic violence within their communities. English Out of Stock
General Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence: Finding Safety and Support Webpage in English
Texto en español
Comprehensive guide for survivors and helpers with information about adult domestic violence, safety planning, and getting help from services, the police, and the courts. English 
Español 
English (max quantity 136)
Health
SHARE Card (webpage) A 2.25” by 5” card that is easily hidden in a phone case which informs victims of their right to free confidential screening and counseling. English English
Domestic Violence and Traumatic Brain Injury Four-page information guide English N/A
Domestic Violence and HIV/AIDS Two-page information guide for healthcare professionals and those working with victims infected with HIV/AIDS. English N/A
Homicide Reduction
Domestic Violence and Risk of Homicide: Know the Red Flags This 2” x 3.5” folder lists indicators of potentially dangerous or deadly domestic violence and provides concrete suggestions about how to help victims. English English
Police and Courts
The DIR Repository Two-page information guide about New York State’s electronic database of Domestic Incident Reports. English N/A
Reports and Statistics
NYS Domestic Violence Dashboard The annual Dashboard represents trends and key indicators related to the prevalence of and response to domestic violence within the state.
History of the Dashboard
English N/A
Hotline Data Sheet Annual summary of calls received by the NYS Domestic and Sexual Violence Hotline. English N/A
Annual Reports A list of reports published at the New York State and national levels. English N/A
Specific Populations
LGBTQ Domestic Violence Two-page information guide for members of the LGBTQ community and for those working with them. English N/A
Elder Abuse: Are you being hurt or harmed in any way? Brochure English N/A
Recognizing and Responding to Abuse, Neglect and Financial Exploitation of Older Adults Two-page desk reference for Senior Citizen Centers. English N/A
Tactics of Abuse
Animal Cruelty Two-page information guide English N/A
Identity Theft Two-page information guide English N/A
Intimate Partner Sexual Abuse Two-page information guide English N/A
Stalking Three-page information guide English N/A
Domestic Violence and Strangulation A brochure that provides information about the signs and symptoms of strangulation. Provides  resources for victims and professionals. English English
Teens
Teen Dating Violence: Information for Bystanders Two-page information guide for anyone who wants to prevent teen dating violence. English N/A
Teen Dating Violence: Information for Teens Three-page information guide for teens English N/A
Teen Dating Violence: Information for Parents Two-page information guide for parents English N/A
This Isn’t Love. In a twist on images of iconic candy hearts, this poster is designed for teens to recognize abusive behavior and to learn more. English N/A
Workplace
DV and the Workplace Two-page information guide for businesses. English N/A
DV and the Workplace: A Handbook for Employers (webpage) Provides information about the impact of domestic violence in the workplace and offers guidance and resources. English English

 

 

*Adobe® Acrobat®Reader™ lets you view and print PDF files and can be downloaded free from the Adobe Acrobat site. If you cannot use a PDF document, please contact opdvpublicinfo@opdv.ny.gov and the same document, in an accessible format, will be provided to you.