Resources

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April 2019 saw the conclusion of PreVAiL’s funding. This site will be sustained through 2019 to allow ongoing access to key PreVAiL documents and links. Thank you for visiting, and for your interest in preventing violence across the lifespan.


summary reports

PreVAiL Canada Final Summary (April 2019)

PreVAiL Progress Report (Spring 2016)

PreVAiL Evaluation Report – Phase 2 (Fall 2016)

Research Briefs

Research briefs from Fall 2018: 

DV@WorkNet Briefs

Download the entire series here (PDF)

Download individual Briefs:

Research briefs from Fall 2016:

Research briefs from March 2014:

Research Presentations

PreVAiL Panels at October 2017 Violence Prevention Alliance (VPA)-PreVAiL Meeting

Panel 1: Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) – Implications for Canada and Beyond

Panel 2: Innovations in IPV Interventions

  • Marilyn Ford-Gilboe presents research on online safety decision planning for women – link to pdf of slide deck
  • Barb MacQuarrie discusses the workplace as a site for intervention with victims and perpetrators – link to pdf of slide deck
  • Susan Jack discusses embedding and adapting an IPV intervention in nurse home visiting and implications for scale-up – link to pdf of slide deck

Research Alerts

All links open PDFs. Thank you to the Public Health Agency of Canada for translation of these documents.

Research Alert/ Alerte en matière de recherche 1:

Reducing violence to help infants and children thrive: Research to develop a partner violence intervention in a nurse home visit program

Réduire la violence pour aider les nourrissons et les enfants à se développer : recherche visant à élaborer une intervention en violence conjugale menée dans le cadre d’un programme de visites d’infirmières à domicile

Research Alert/ Alerte en matière de recherche 2:

Reducing violence to help infants and children thrive: Research to evaluate a partner violence intervention in a nurse home visit program

Réduire la violence pour aider les nourrissons et les enfants à se développer : recherche visant à évaluer une intervention en violence conjugale menée dans le cadre d’un programme de visites d’infirmières à domicile

Research Alert/ Alerte en matière de recherche 3:

What is known about primary prevention of intimate partner violence (IPV): Evidence to date and the possible role of the Nurse-Family Partnership

Variables connues en matière de prévention primaire de la violence conjugale: preuves obtenues jusqu’à maintenant et rôle possible du Nurse-Family Partnership

Research Alert 4/ Alerte en matière de recherche 4:

Primary prevention of intimate partner violence (IPV) in the context of nurse home visits: Overview of the Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP)-IPV Intervention

Prévention primaire de la violence conjugale (VC) dans le contexte des visites à domicile par le personnel infirmier : Aperçu de l’intervention en VC du Nurse-Family Partnership

Research Alert 5/ Alerte en matière de recherche 5:

What is known about how best to mobilize knowledge in the areas of child maltreatment and intimate partner violence: Summary of an integrative review

Que sait-on sur la meilleure façon d’exploiter les connaissances dans le domaine de la violence conjugale et de la violence envers les enfants? Sommaire d’un examen de synthèse

Research Alert 6/ Alerte en matière de recherche 6:

Preventing child maltreatment and intimate partner violence: The potential role of the Nurse-Family Partnership

Prévenir la maltraitance des enfants et la violence conjugale : Rôle potentiel du Nurse-Family Partnership