Partnering Agencies

International Association of Forensic Nurses
The International Association of Forensic Nurses specialize in caring for victims and perpetrators of violence. They also take part in the legal system by collecting forensic evidence and providing consultation to medical and law agencies. Their mission is to provide leadership in forensic nursing practice by developing, promoting, and disseminating information internationally about forensic nursing science.

Native Alliance Against Violence
The Native Alliance Against Violence (NAAV), is a non-profit organization that is the only tribal domestic violence and sexual assault coalition in Oklahoma. NAAV serves Oklahoma’s tribal programs that provide protection and services victims need to pursue safe and healthy lives.

Fox Valley Technical College Criminal Justice Center for Innovation
FVTC staff and consultants include managers and instructors with experience working in law enforcement, treatment, the court system, government, and communities at the tribal, local, county, state, and federal levels. They recognize the diverse and changing needs of communities and are committed to listening first, and then providing community-based assistance.

Tribal Law and Policy Institute (TLPI)
The Tribal Law and Policy Institute delivers education, research, training, and technical assistance programs which promote the enhancement of justice in Indian country and the health, well-being, and culture of Native peoples. TLPI seeks to facilitate the sharing of resources so that Indian Nations and tribal justice systems have access to cost effective resources which can be adapted to meet the individual needs of their communities.

Mending the Sacred Hoop (MSH)
Mending the Sacred Hoop is a Native American program that provides training and technical assistance to American Indian and Alaska Natives in the effort to eliminate violence in the lives of women and their children. MSH works with villages, reservations, rancherias and pueblos across the United States to improve the justice system, law enforcement, and service provider response to the issues of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking in Native communities.

Center for Court Innovation
Founded as a public/private partnership between the New York State Unified Court System and the Fund for the City of New York, the Center for Court Innovation helps the justice system aid victims, reduce crime, strengthen neighborhoods, and improve public trust in justice. The Center combines action and reflection to spark innovation locally, nationally, and internationally.

National Center for Victims of Crime (NCVC)
The nation’s leading resource and advocacy organization for crime victims and those who serve them, their mission is to forge a national commitment to help victims of crime rebuild their lives by working with local, state, and federal partners.

Stalking Resource Center (SRC)
A part of the National Center for Victims of Crime, the Stalking Resource Center provides technical assistance to hundreds of communities seeking to enhance their response to stalking. The SRC is committed to continuing its national effort to promote awareness, action, and advocacy through the next decade and beyond.

Alliance for HOPE International
Alliance for HOPE is one of the leading systems and social change organizations in the country focused on creating innovative, collaborative, trauma-informed approaches to meeting the needs of survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault and their children. Alliance for HOPE International and its allied Centers serve more than 150,000 survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault and their children each year in the United States. The Alliance supports multi-agency Centers in more than ten countries and trains more than 10,000 multidisciplinary professionals every year.

Indian Country Child Trauma Center (ICCTC)
This organization was established to develop trauma-related treatment protocols, outreach materials, and service delivery guidelines specifically designed for American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) children and their families. The Indian Country Child Trauma Center is part of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network funded by the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) under the National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative. It is housed at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in the Center on Child Abuse and Neglect.

Unified Solutions Tribal Community Development Group
Unified Solutions provides training and resources to facilitate learning environments and promote linkages between multi-cultural, multi-disciplinary, multi-faith communities to develop a best practices network of “unified solutions” to sustain peace in our world. We tailor our services and products to uphold the unique cultural heritage and spiritual vitality of those we serve.

ACKCO American Indian Professional Services
ACKCO has been involved in projects with federal and state agencies, Tribes and villages, as well as other Indian organizations. These projects have required ACKCO to provide professional services to over 300 Tribes and Indian organizations throughout the country.

Red Wind Consulting, Inc.
Red Wind Consulting’s vision is to strengthen Tribal programs and Native organizations’ ability to develop and enhance local responses to domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking through training and tribal technical assistance.

Southwest Center for Law and Policy (SWCLAP)
SWCLAP provides legal training and technical assistance to tribal communities and to organizations and agencies serving Native people. They are the host of the National Tribal Trial College providing free legal training for Attorneys, Judges, Law Enforcement, Advocates and Community Members on topics such as domestic violence, sexual assault, dating/relationship violence, abuse of elders, abuse of persons with disabilities, and victims’ rights.