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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Taking Action: Assisting Victims of Financial Fraud

Millions of Americans become victims of financial crimes every year. This training will walk you through the accessible, victim-centered approaches at the heart of the updated Taking Action: An Advocate’s Guide to Assisting Victims of Financial Fraud. Attend this seminar on October 7, 2019, 9:00am – 1:00pm MST (Pheonix, AZ).

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Working With Younger Survivors (18-24)

This webinar will cover the steps that programs can take to build capacity around serving young adult survivors of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, or stalking. Learn more on August 14, 2019 3:00pm – 4:30pm EDT.

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Survivor Data: Collection, Retention & Deletion Best Practices

Collecting personal information and retaining it without a clear policy on retention and deletion can put survivors’ privacy at risk and can put an organization’s confidentiality obligations at risk too. This webinar will discus best practices related to data collection, retention, and deletion processes. August 22, 2019 12:00 – 1:30pm EDT.

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Crafting Narratives: Tell the Stories Behind Your Data

The VAWA Measuring Effectiveness Initiative (VAWA MEI) at the Muskie School of Public Service, University of Southern Maine, provides training and technical assistance on the semiannual progress reporting forms used by OVW grantees. June 24, 2019 2:00pm – 3:00pm EDT.

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