NCADVNational Coalition Against Domestic Violence
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Pharmaceutical company Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc (NYSE:VRX)(TSX:VRX) announced on Wednesday the formation of a partnership with National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) to help raise awareness of domestic violence.
In support of an initiative against the new domestic violence, the company has pledged to donate a portion of sales from all Medicis and Obagi products to the NCADV.
Safety plans should be carefully discussed with the survivor, and a range of options should be presented, including contacting authorities, obtaining protective orders, and accessing emergency housing (for example, battered women's shelters) or other safeguarded facilities (FWV, 2004; NCADV, 1999).
The last finding is troubling because 81% of women stalked by a current or former intimate partner are physically assaulted and 31% are also sexually assaulted by that partner (NCADV, 2008).
Feminists were largely responsible for establishing a nationwide network of battered women's shelters, where none had existed before 1971 (NCADV, 1999).
NCADV chief Juley Fulcher, said: "It will be a terrible miscarriage of justice if Texas executes this battered woman without hearing her story.
Swarovski donated the proceeds from its Freedom Pin to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV).
1999, at 19 (citing Barbara Hart, National Estimates and Facts About Domestic Violence, NCADV VOICE, Winter 1989, at 12).
Margaret Bonham, of Popular Club Plan and chair of the Philanthropic Committee, contacted the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV), a national information and referral center.