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  • Building A Safer World

    Building A Safer World

    JDI and its members aim to support the safety, human rights, and dignity of victims and survivors everywhere. We believe that together we can prevent and end abuse by promoting solutions. Read More

  • Making Change

    Making Change

    JDI and its member programs work together to ensure that policies and practices of our public services and systems, state and federal legislation, and budget priorities reflect the needs and experiences of victims and survivors. Check out our Policy Agenda Document describing our values. Read More

  • Reimagining Roles for Men

    Reimagining Roles for Men

    JDI's Massachusetts White Ribbon Day Campaign calls on men and boys to become a part of the solution in ending and prevention gender-based violence by reimagining manhood and masculinities. Find Out More

Jane Doe Inc. Building Safer Communities

JDI is a coalition of 60 local member programs working together with our allies to find lasting solutions that promote the safety, liberty, and dignity for victims and survivors of sexual and domestic violence. We work for social change to help create a world free of violence and abuse.

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Read our latest newsletter: February 2017.

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JDI's membership is comprised of sixty community-based sexual and domestic violence organizations in Massachusetts.

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Advocating for health care: a civil rights and social justice issue

The current debate and proposals regarding the repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has specific implications for survivors of sexual or domestic violence.  JDI drafted this statement to outline our concerns and to call upon the U.S. Senate to improve rather than to dismantle our nation’s health care system. 

Major in Health Relationships

As students prepare to go back to school, we are mindful that this is both a time of greater risk for sexual violence and an opportunity to focus on prevention.  JDI's intern once again created a timely banner image for social media that focuses on the array of relationships facing students - roommates, teachers, classmates/schoolmates, friends both at school and away - and promotes the idea that fostering an environment of healthy relationships takes work.

Check out these resources for students, teachers, parents, and friends to help foster healthy environments and help you understand the issues, rights and options as well as information about activism, prevention initiatives and school policies.  

A breakfast benefit

Thank you for making Jane Doe Inc.'s first annual Spring Into Action Breakfast a success! Your generosity ensures JDI can continue building upon our strength in numbers and unity - paved with commitment and compassion - in our work to end sexual and domestic violence and all gender-based violence.

With over 150 gathered, the room was filled with people and organizations from all different sectors united in one goal: envisioning and creating a safe, peaceful world for everyone. We hope to see you next year...if not sooner!

Watch the inspiring speeches by visiting our YouTube channel here.
The lighting might not be the best (remember, we are advocates not videographers!) but the power of their stories come through loud and clear.
Click here to enjoy the full photo gallery.

Mobilizing for Safe Communities

The Massachusetts Legislative Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security held a hearing on The Safe Communities Act (H3033) at the State House on Friday, June 9, 2017.  JDI presented testimony urging passage of this bill and the allocation of resources to provide meaningful support and services toward improving the safety and dignity of all members of our Commonwealth, including immigrants who experience sexual and domestic violence.

New Young Philanthropists Gather to Increase their Impact

JDI is so excited by the energy and commitment of the the activist philanthropists who created the Young Philanthropist Giving ImPACT for Jane Doe Inc. This new initiative has been designed by and for people under 40 years old who want to financially contribute, educate, and cultivate awareness around domestic and sexual violence throughout the Commonwealth.Find out how you can get involved with this dynamic group!

     

Thank you for a great 10th Annual WRD Event!!

A record 758 registrations. Over 40,000 ribbons and pledge cards. A new PSA running on 4 major broadcast stations. Over 100 Billboards up. And 56 Flags flying!

We set and met some ambitious goals for this year’s 10th anniversary campaign. Many thanks to all those that participated and helped! 

Thanks to our fabulous photographers and Facebook Live, you can catch all the action as if you were there! 


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