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WCASA is Wisconsin's only state-wide coalition dedicated to ending sexual violence.

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        Our Mission

        The Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault creates the social change necessary to end sexual violence. 

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        CCR Toolkit

        The CCR Toolkit is a collaborative effort of the End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin (EDAW) and WCASA. Offered as a free resource to communities, it is meant to be a preliminary guide to the process of forming and running a successful CCR.


        Section One: Laying the Groundwork

                  1. Domestic Violence (DV) Dynamics

                  2. Sexual Assault (SA) Dynamics

                  3. CCR Team Overview

                  4. Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) Overview

                  5. Successfully Addressing both SA and DV in a CCR       

        Section Two: Establishing a CCR Team

                  1. Community Readiness

                  2. Successful Collaborations

                  3. Levels of Multidisciplinary Team Development

                  4. CCR Team Structures

                  5. Team Member Engagement

                  6. Leadership Roles and Responsibilities for CCR Teams

                  7. Member Recruitment and Sample Invitation

                  8. Meeting Format and Agenda

        Section Three: CCR Team Activities 

                  1. Facilitation and Participation with a Trauma-Informed                           Framework

                  2. Data Collection and Analysis

                  3. Community Mapping

                  4. Focused Conversations

                  5. Tips for Writing Goals and Objectives

                  6. Development of Mission and Vision Statements

                  7. Creating a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)

                  8. Establishing Accessible and Culturally Appropriate Systems

                  9. CCR Meeting Survey Questions

                 10. Focus Groups

        Section Four: State and National Resources

        **Download the entire toolkit here

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        2017 Calendar

        Regional TA Info/Trainings


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        Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Regional Advocacy Trainings (see flyer)

        11/28: Platteville

        11/29: Sturtevant

        11/30: Madison

        > December 5-8: Sexual Assault Victim Advocacy School, Madison

        > December 9:  Survivors & Allies Brunch, Madison

        > December 14 (10:00am): Immigration Policies & Survivors (webinar)


        Save the Date


        > April 7, 2018 - Survivors & Allies Day of Healing / 7th Annual Wrap Around the Capitol, Madison

        > June 7 & 8, 2018: WCASA's Training Institute, Kalahari Resort, WI Dells

        > June 22, 2018: Paths to Healing Conference, Madison



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