Training for Advocates

Events

Webinar: The Outreach Alliance Presents: Safety Planning with Older Victims

Event Start Date:
May 30, 2017 3:00 pm
Event End Date:
May 30, 2017 4:30 pm
Registration Deadline:
May 30, 2017
Registration Fee:
Free

This project was supported by Grant No. 2014-WR-AX-0024 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this presentation are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.

Working with Survivors with Co-occurring Mental Health & Substance Use Challenges

Event Start Date:
May 31, 2017 10:00 am
Event End Date:
June 01, 2017 3:00 pm
Registration Deadline:
May 31, 2017
Registration Fee:
Free

Trainers:

Valeo Behavioral Health Care


Lodging:

Holiday Inn Express
785-228-9500
901 SW Robinson
Topeka, KS

Contact the Holiday Inn Express and reserve your room by April 12 for the “KSC” rate of $99 per night.


Questions:

Jamie Wallen
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785-232-9784 ext. 326


A Certificate of Attendance will be provided.
Participants can self-submit the documentation necessary for any continuing education credit that is available for the content of this training.

Please login to register for this event

Immigration Network Webinar & Follow-Up: Housing Options for Immigrant Survivors

Event Start Date:
June 02, 2017 1:00 pm
Event End Date:
June 02, 2017 2:30 pm
Registration Deadline:
June 02, 2017
Registration Fee:
Free

Q&A Follow Up Conference Call:

June 16, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 PM CDT


Conference Call Phone Number: 1-866-595-6426

Use Conference Code: 4810640277


Questions: Carly McPeak This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Webinar: Domestic Violence 101

Event Start Date:
June 16, 2017 10:00 am
Event End Date:
June 16, 2017 11:00 am
Registration Deadline:
May 30, 2017
Registration Fee:
Free

This grant project is funded or partially funded by the State General Fund for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault as administered by the Kansas Governor’s Grants Program. The opinions, findings and conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication, program, or exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Office of the Kansas Governor.

Safety Within Systems: Advocating for Immigrant and Underserved Survivors

Event Start Date:
June 20, 2017 8:30 am
Event End Date:
June 21, 2017 5:00 pm
Registration Fee:
Free

National Expert Presenters:

  • Cannon Han, J.D.
    Senior Project Manager
    Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence (API Institute)
  • Isabel Framer
    Founder and Principal partner
    Language Access Consultants, LLC
  • Leslye E. Orloff
    Director
    National Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project (NIWAP)

    Learn more about these presenters.


Topics Include:

  • Housing for immigrant survivors
  • Public benefits access
  • Family court and protection order proceedings
  • Safety planning around immigration enforcement
  • Understanding language access and Title VI compliance
  • Using interpreters
  • Training for interpreters
  • Using advocates as interpreters
  • Interpreters in the courtroom

Questions:
Shirley Fessler, Rural Sexual Assault Project Manager
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Webinar: Using OZ Reports

Event Start Date:
June 20, 2017 10:00 am
Event End Date:
June 20, 2017 12:00 pm
Registration Deadline:
July 06, 2017
Registration Fee:
Free

This grant project is funded or partially funded by the State General Fund for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault as administered by the Kansas Governor’s Grants Program. The opinions, findings and conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication, program, or exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Office of the Kansas Governor.

Understanding the Legal System

Event Start Date:
June 26, 2017 10:00 am
Event End Date:
June 26, 2017 3:30 pm
Registration Deadline:
June 19, 2017
Registration Fee:
Free

Trainer:

Jessica Nasternak
KCSDV Director of Legal and Policy


How To Register:

To register online, you must first create an account and login, then choose Register (Individual) or Register (Group). It will display in the lower left corner after login.

You can also download the PDF of this announcement and mail or fax the registration form to:
KCSDV, 634 SW Harrison, Topeka, KS 66603
FAX: 785-266-1874


A certificate of attendance will be provided. Participants can self-submit the documentation necessary for any continuing education credit that is available for the content of this training.

Please login to register for this event

Webinar: Outreach Alliance Presents: Working with LGBT Survivors of Sexual and Domestic Violence

Event Start Date:
June 27, 2017 3:00 pm
Event End Date:
June 27, 2017 4:30 pm
Registration Deadline:
June 27, 2017
Registration Fee:
Free

This project was supported by Grant No. 2014-WR-AX-0024 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this presentation are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.

Address Confidentiality: The Safe at Home Program

Event Start Date:
June 29, 2017 10:30 am
Event End Date:
June 29, 2017 11:30 am
Registration Deadline:
June 29, 2017
Registration Fee:
Free

This grant project is funded or partially funded by the State General Fund for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault as administered by the Kansas Governor’s Grants Program. The opinions, findings and conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication, program, or exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Office of the Kansas Governor.

SAVE THE DATE! Domestic Violence and Home Visitation Programs Working Together to Support Families

Event Start Date:
July 06, 2017 9:00 am
Event End Date:
July 06, 2017 5:00 pm
Registration Fee:
Free

Webinar: New Laws in Kansas: 2017 Legislative Update

Event Start Date:
July 06, 2017 10:00 am
Event End Date:
July 06, 2017 11:00 am
Registration Deadline:
July 06, 2017
Registration Fee:
Free

This grant project is funded or partially funded by the State General Fund for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault as administered by the Kansas Governor’s Grants Program. The opinions, findings and conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication, program, or exhibition are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Office of the Kansas Governor.

Immigration Network Webinar & Follow-Up: U Visa Advanced Advocacy

Event Start Date:
July 07, 2017 1:00 pm
Event End Date:
July 07, 2017 2:30 pm
Registration Deadline:
July 07, 2017
Registration Fee:
Free

Q&A Follow Up Conference Call:

July 21, 2017
1:00 - 2:00 PM CDT


Conference Call Phone Number: 1-866-595-6426

Use Conference Code: 4810640277


Questions: Carly McPeak This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Protection Orders and Full Faith and Credit: A to Z

Event Start Date:
July 13, 2017 9:00 am
Event End Date:
July 13, 2017 4:00 pm
Registration Deadline:
July 06, 2017
Registration Fee:
Free

Trainers:

Monica N. Player, Attorney Advisor
National Center on Protection Orders
and Full Faith & Credit


Sarah Henry, Attorney Advisor
National Center on Protection Orders
and Full Faith & Credit


Learn more about these presenters.


Lodging:

Ramada Topeka Downtown
785-234-5400

Contact the Ramada Downtown to reserve your room by June 23 for the “KCSDV” rate of $91 per night.


Questions:

Kaitlin Alegria
Protection Order Project Attorney
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 785-232-9784 ext. 316

Webinar: Outreach Alliance Presents: Advocacy Behind Bars: Serving Incarcerated Survivors of Sexual Violence

Event Start Date:
July 13, 2017 3:00 pm
Event End Date:
July 13, 2017 4:30 pm
Registration Deadline:
June 27, 2017
Registration Fee:
Free

This project was supported by Grant No. 2014-WR-AX-0024 awarded by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this presentation are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women.

Serving the Underserved: Outreach in Rural Communities

Event Start Date:
August 30, 2017 10:00 am
Event End Date:
August 30, 2017 4:00 pm
Registration Deadline:
August 23, 2017
Registration Fee:
Free

Trainer:

Savhannah Jurgensmeier
Outreach Advocacy Coordinator, KCSDV

As the Outreach Advocacy Coordinator for the Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence, Savhannah Jurgensmeier provides training and technical assistance to programs across the state of Kansas regarding language access, rural advocacy support, and outreach to historically underserved populations. She supplies advocates and allies with resources and specialized knowledge on providing inclusive services to historically underserved populations. Savhannah has a background in direct service advocacy and studied Psychology at the University of Kansas.


Lodging:

Nest Extended Stay Hotel
866-698-4642
12 East Main Street
Chanute, Kansas

Contact the Nest Extended Stay Hotel and reserve your room for August 29th by July 29th for the "KCSDV" rate of $69 per night.

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