Earned Income Tax Credit and Other Tax Credits

This collection highlights key resources for the EITC, the Child Tax Credit, Health Coverage Tax Credits, and others. It includes general information and fact sheets, reports and research, information about how tax credits affect eligibility for other federal benefits, resources to access state specific statistics and contact information, and resources specific to four underserved populations.

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Publications from Women of Color Network

These publications from the Women of Color Network, Inc. provide background, a scope of the problem, and offer targeted recommendations for advocates, agencies, and policymakers to resolve common challenges facing Women of Color.

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Human Trafficking Resources and Research

Human trafficking, also known as trafficking in persons, is a crime that involves the exploitation of a person for the purpose of compelled sex or labor. View publications, products, related resources, and government resources.

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Governor Whitmer Declares October 2020 Domestic Violence Awareness Month October 1, 2020 “WHEREAS, domestic violence perpetrators intentionally use a pattern of physical, emotional, sexual, psychological, and/or economic coercion and abuse to control their intimate partners, violating their dignity, security, and both psychological and physical well-being; and, WHEREAS, domestic violence perpetrators cause significant and long-lasting trauma…

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Domestic Violence Awareness Project

“Raising awareness involves efforts to increase knowledge or reshape cultural norms or false perceptions about gender-based violence. This includes educating ourselves and those in our communities about healthy relationships, the dynamics of abuse, and the root causes of gender-based violence.”

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In Memoriam 2020

“We mourn the lives that our communities have lost in 2020 and before and send love and light to their friends and family. Below are the names of the lives we have lost to fatal, anti-LGBTQ violence this year so far. Those whose names are marked with an asterisk were lost as a result of intimate partner violence.”

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Guidelines for Opinions and Testimony in Forensic Toxicology

“This webinar will go over the OSAC’s Guidelines for Forensic Toxicology Testimony, what is and isn’t acceptable testimony in this area, and how this can be used when cross-examining defense experts in impaired driving trials. The webinar will also include case studies and examples of acceptable expert testimony in the area of toxicology.”

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