Resources

Please visit our partners, key stakeholders, and informative resources below. Click on title for a link to resources:

Alliance For Gun Responsibility

The Alliance for Gun Responsibility works to end the gun violence crisis in our community and to promote a culture of gun ownership that balances rights with responsibilities. Through collaboration with experts, civic leaders, and citizens, we work to find evidenced-based solutions to the crisis of gun violence in our community. We create innovative policy, advocate for changes in laws, and promote community education to reduce gun violence.

2018 Gun Responsibility Scorecard

A scorecard put together by the Alliance for Gun Responsibility grading how Washington state legislators voted on critical measures.

Washington State Legislature

Provides extensive public access to state senators and state representatives as well as legislation.

Be Smart for Kids

The Be SMART campaign was created to bring together all responsible adults to reduce the number of unintentional shootings that occur when children get ahold of an unsecured firearm.

Disarm Domestic Violence

The Disarm Domestic Violence website allows advocates, survivors and gun violence prevention activists to research state-specific laws on domestic violence-related protective order firearm removals. The website provides an interactive map that can be searched by a number of variables. The search results can be compared between states, providing a complete picture of state-by-state laws regarding domestic violence protective orders and firearm removals.

Cape Cod Grandmothers Against Gun Violence:

Cape Cod Grandmothers Against GunViolence is a group based on Cape Cod with the goal of raising awareness about gun violence.

King County Public Health

Data and reports about gun violence in King County

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America

Much like Mothers Against Drunk Driving was created to reduce drunk driving, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America was created to demand action from legislators, state and federal; companies; and educational institutions to establish common-sense gun reforms.

League of Women Voters of Washington State            

The League of Women Voters of Washington has positions that “government should regulate ownership and possession of firearms and limit their accessibility” and supports “background and verification checks for gun purchasers.”  As gun safety issues continue as a hot topic in our communities, LWVWA presents this toolkit as a collection of sound, fact-based resources to spark discussion and advocacy about these critical issues.

Guns & America

Guns & America is a groundbreaking new reporting collaboration focused on a single issue: the role of guns in American life.

Giffords Law Center

Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence, the nation’s leading policy organization dedicated to researching, writing, enacting, and defending proven laws and programs, is on a mission to save lives from gun violence by shifting culture, changing policies, and challenging injustice.

THE TRACE

The Trace is an independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit newsroom dedicated to shining a light on America’s gun violence crisis.