CONNECT is dedicated to preventing interpersonal violence and promoting gender justice. By building partnerships with individuals and communities, CONNECTstrives to help change the beliefs, behaviors and institutions that perpetuate violence. Through legal empowerment, grassroots mobilization and transformative education, CONNECT seeks to create safe families and peaceful communities.
Our three programs are:
- Legal Advocacy Program: providing assistance to victims of domestic violence
- Community Empowerment Program: providing technical assistance to community-based organizations in addressing domestic violence in their communities
- CONNECT Training Institute: providing intensive training to professionals and community members, giving participants the tools they need to develop community-based solutions for the complex problem of family violence.