This resource list serves as a guide for child-serving professionals and families new to the information available through the NCTSN including an overview of the NCTSN, along with a brief introduction to child traumatic stress, its causes, and consequences.
“This toolkit was created for advocates who assist survivors with the issuance, service, and enforcement of their protection orders. The purpose of the toolkit is to assist advocates in facilitating compliance with the “no fee” certification requirements by all jurisdictions.”
“VAT Online is a foundational Web-based victim assistance training program that offers victim service providers and allied professionals the opportunity to acquire the essential skills and knowledge they need to more effectively assist victims of crime.”
“We focus on areas where additional information and training is needed to adequately and appropriately address the needs of victims in the State of Michigan. We consistently provide access to comprehensive and quality services and we strive to support, improve and replicate promising practices in the field of victim’s rights and services across the State of Michigan.”
“The Crime Victim Services Commission (CVSC) Compensation Program may help crime victims, who sustained a personal physical injury, and their immediate families with the financial costs of crime. Costs that may be eligible include medical treatment, counseling, funerals, crime scene clean-up, grief counseling and loss of income or support not paid by other sources.”
This webinar will focus on self-evaluation for those who want to take action towards racial justice and aren’t sure where to being.
“The purpose of this brief is to share research on the connections between different forms of violence and describe how these connections affect communities.”
“Notions of identity carry complex political, social, and familial meanings. The following terms are defined for clarity only and not to force anyone into a particular regional and ethnic grouping. Self-identification is appropriately a matter of individual decision.”
“To help make it easier for schools to prevent, assess, intervene in, and respond to suicidal behavior, The Trevor Project has collaborated to create a Model School District Policy for Suicide Prevention.”
This webinar series from NNEDV includes three webinars discussing what to expect in court, evidence basics, and custody basics.