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NOTICE: COVID-19 and Firearms

As contagion containment measures are implemented around the world in response to the COVID-19 virus, the National Resource…

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Moving Beyond the "Honor System": Effective Strategies to Prevent Prohibited Abusers' Access to Firearms

The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) recently hosted a webinar offering practice tips and…

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Domestic Violence and Firearms: A Unique Perspective

Safer Georgia recently released this second PSA on Domestic Violence and Firearms, highlighting some actors in the field who…

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Community Strategies

Building a comprehensive plan to prevent domestic violence-related firearm homicides

About Safer Families, Safer Communities

Safer Families, Safer Communities, a project of the new National Domestic Violence and Firearms Resource Center, supports comprehensive implementation and enforcement of domestic violence firearm prohibitions at all levels of government. Launched in 2016, the Safer Families, Safer Communities website is the first website wholly dedicated to addressing the intersection of domestic violence and firearms. By providing information, as well as community-based strategies and examples, this project seeks to prevent domestic violence-related homicide in our families and communities.

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Please contact the National Domestic Violence and Firearms Resource Center for more information, or for technical assistance or training in this area. Please let us know if you want to join our mailing list to be informed of updates to our resource offerings for legal system professionals.

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