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Building Collaborative Responses to Trafficked Victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
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Application Deadline: January 31, 2018, late applications may be accepted. PENDING OVW APPROVAL, we are accepting applications. *Please apply in multidisciplinary teams ASAP. Participation is limited to 15 multidisciplinary teams. The education program is provided free of charge.

 Export to Your Calendar 3/6/2018 to 3/8/2018
When: Tuesday, March 6, 2018
8:30 AM
Where: Atlanta, Georgia 
United States
Contact: Mónica Arenas
415-678-5519

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Building Collaborative Responses to Trafficked Victims
of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

March 6-8, 2018 in Atlanta, GA

Learn More and Apply Here (Deadline January 31)

PENDING OVW Approval, we are accepting applications.

This 2.5 day training will provide participants with effective skills on how to identify and assist domestic violence and sexual assault victims who may also be human trafficking victims/survivors.This training will focus on improving collaborative responses to adult/youth foreign-born trafficked victims/survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.

Presented by: Futures Without Violence, in partnership with U. S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women. 

Learning Objectives

As a result of this training participants will be better able to:

  • Initiate multi-disciplinary collaborative strategies in responding to trafficked victims/survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.
  • Define and clarify individual and organizational roles and responsibilities in responding to trafficked victims/survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.
  • Identify and respond to adult foreign-born trafficked victims/survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.
  • Enhance knowledge on the legal options, assistance and benefits that are available for trafficked victims/survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.
  • Apply victim-centered strategies to assist trafficked domestic violence and sexual assault victims/survivors. 
  • Develop culturally competent and linguistically accessible approaches for effective case management to assist trafficked victims/survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.
  • Create an action plan to develop and implement a collaborative response to addressing human trafficking in your community.

Who may attend?

OVW grantees are highly encouraged to apply in multidisciplinary teams composed of organizations in their communities ("teams" of 3-4 individuals) which may include, but are not limited to: domestic violence/sexual assault program staff, attorneys, law enforcement, human trafficking task force members, immigration legal service providers, labor/worker rights organizations, civil law enforcement agencies, immigrant rights and refugee resettlement organizations, and health care providers. Possible team configurations may include members from a DV/SA program, law enforcement, immigration attorney, or community based organization. One member of each team must be an OVW grantee.

OVW grantees and their OVW grantee partners can participate and use their OVW travel funds to send grant-funded staff and partners to this training, with prior approval from their OVW Program Manager.

For more information, please check out our flyer.  

To apply online, please visit https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HTCollaboration18 

We kindly request your assistance in distributing this email and brochure to other OVW TA providers and Grantees within your network.

If you have any questions, please contact Mónica Arenas at E-mail: marenas@futureswithoutviolence.org, Tel: 415-678-5519

 

The events listed are provided as a service for providers. KIDSta, the IAFN, and the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women do not endorse any programs listed.

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