New Elder Abuse Fatality and Review Teams (EAFRT) Website

The website currently includes a list of 35 EAFRTs or domestic violence fatality review teams that review some elder deaths in 13 states. Twenty-four of the 35 teams contributed data and documents in response to team leader/coordinator and team member questionnaires.

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Civil Justice for Crime Victims

The National Center for Victims of Crime is offering a free training seminar on the resources and strategies available to victims through civil action on 9/30/19 and 10/02/2019. Attendance is free, but space is limited.

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Legal Considerations when Providing Advocacy to Children and Youth

Federal and state laws and tribal codes all need to be considered and followed when working with children and youth. Advocates need to know what laws define their work, as well as what legal options are available for minors. Learn more on September 30, 2019.

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It really is normal to be normal in child sexual abuse

This training is hosted by The Sexual Assault Forensic Examination Technical Assistance Project (SAFE TA). The majority of children who have been sexually abused do not have residual findings of physical injury on the medical examination. Learn more on September 26, 2019 2:00pm – 3:30pm EDT.

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Identifying and Addressing the Housing Needs of Sexual Assault Survivors

This webinar, hosted by the Victim Rights Law Center, will provide detailed practice tips on how to advocate for housing remedies for sexual assault survivors. The presenters will discuss early lease terminations, emergency transfers, perpetrator evictions, and reasonable accommodations. Learn more on September 20, 2019 11:00am – 12:30pm PDT

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Sexual Assault within Trafficking in Tribal Communities

This webinar, hosted by Red Wind Consulting, Inc., will focus on bringing awareness to tribal communities around issues of trafficking and sexual assault, and how Advocates can best respond to these survivors of multiple victimizations. Learn more on September 16, 2019 1:00pm – 2:30pm MDT.

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