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2024 Legislative Priorities

for the gender-based violence services community

GBV-focused Election Guide

The Network reached out to candidates running for Cook County State’s Attorney regarding their stances on gender-based violence issues. Clayton Harris and Eileen O’Neill Burke responded. Please click below to view their responses.

Small Provider Grant Opportunity

This exciting capacity-building grant opportunity for small gender-based violence service providers in Cook County offers up to $20k each to 10 organizations. We’re particularly focused on orgs supporting survivors facing gender-based violence.

March 40-Hour DV Training

Registration is open for the March 40-hour Domestic Violence Training hosted by the Centralized Training Institute! Click below for more information and to register.

MEASURING SAFETY DATA REPORT

Our Annual Data Report on Gender-Based Violence in Illinois offers insights into recent trends, acknowledges the efforts of the GBV services community, and explores solutions for a safer future.

OUR VISION

To educate, organize, and advocate as a collaborative membership organization to end gender-based violence.

about us

The Network is a group of 40+ member organizations dedicated to improving the lives of those impacted by gender-based violence through education, public policy and advocacy, and connecting community members with direct service providers. We lead collaborative work to imagine and realize radical ways to respond to and end gender-based violence, focusing on the intersections between systemic violence and gender-based violence.

What we do

Are you passionate about gender-based violence, and do you want to learn more about it? At The Network, we provide information, compile research, and develop policy statements that mobilize our community to demand a better world for those impacted by gender-based violence.

What to know

At The Network, we empower the community to address gender-based violence and its link to oppression through by state-of-the-art training to survivors, organizers, community members, gender-based violence advocates, and social service providers.

What we do

Are you passionate about gender-based violence, and do you want to learn more about it? At The Network, we provide information, compile research, and develop policy statements that mobilize our community to demand a better world for those impacted by gender-based violence.

What to know

At The Network, we empower the community to address gender-based violence and its link to oppression through by state-of-the-art training to survivors, organizers, community members, gender-based violence advocates, and social service providers.

By the Numbers

The Network is a group of 40+ member organizations dedicated to improving the lives of those impacted by gender-based violence through education, public policy and advocacy, and connecting community members with direct service providers.

We lead collaborative work to imagine and realize radical ways to respond to and end gender-based violence, focusing on the intersections between systemic violence and gender-based violence.

%

Of Contacts Identifies as Victims or Survivors

Calls Answered in Hotline History

Members and Partner Agencies

By the Numbers

The Network is a group of 40+ member organizations dedicated to improving the lives of those impacted by gender-based violence through education, public policy and advocacy, and connecting community members with direct service providers.

We lead collaborative work to imagine and realize radical ways to respond to and end gender-based violence, focusing on the intersections between systemic violence and gender-based violence.

%

Of Contacts Identifies as Victims or Survivors

Calls Answered in Hotline History

Members and Partner Agencies