Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)

The NTF was critical in the passage and continues to mobilize for reauthorizations of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). 

VAWA is up for reauthorization in 2018. Below you'll find useful resources, including a toolkit for educating policy makers about reauthorization.

The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA): A Toolkit for educating policy makers about reauthorization

Read the NTF's Letter of Support for the Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act of 2018

Learn more about the NTF's support for key enhancements to VAWA

Download a customizable letter to the editor and/or op-ed

Downloadable Fact Sheets

During the 20th anniversary of VAWA, the Office on Violence Against Women did a VAWA listening tour to assess the landmark legislation's impact and future needs.