All End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin (WCADV) Events

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Look for training details and registration materials six to eight weeks before each event.

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September 30, 2014 from 10-11:30 AM

Learn about Milwaukee County's new initiative to prevent DV homicide!  The Lethality Assessment Protocol (LAP) trains law enforcement officers about lethality indicators and implements a protocol for them to immediately connect high lethality risk victims with an advocate.  The LAP, based on the work of Dr. Jackie Campbell and developed by the Maryland Network Against DV, is adaptable for use with other first responders. Learn more about the LAP and how Milwaukee started this process. See Details for additional nformation or to register.

October 20, 2014 from 1-2 PM
At your desk

Implementation of new firearms surrender procedures will begin soon!  Join Director of Justice Systems Tess Meuer for the only training End Abuse will provide on the new firearms surrender procedures prior to their implementation on November 1, 2014. This presentation will not be part of the November 5 Restraining Order training. All advocates who assist with restraining orders are encouraged to attend. 

See Details for more information or to register.
Friday, October 24 from 10 AM to 3 PM
Wausau Police Department

Join us in Wausau for the final Day of Networking of the year.  It's a great training and networking opportunity!

In the morning participants will learn about Risk Assessment Skills for Advocates.  In the afternoon choose one of two workshop topics: Characteristics of Abusers, or Human Trafficking.  Please note that this free event is offered only to staff of domestic abuse and sexual assault programs.

For more details and RSVP info, see Details below.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014 from 8:30-4:30
Holiday Inn, Madison

JoinTess Meuer and Liz Hanson for this one-day interactive training. It is designed for any advocate who will assist individuals to obtain restraining orders.  Learn to: help a victim assess whether they want a restraining order; explain the process to obtain one; determine eligibility for different types of orders; assist a victim to complete a petition; prepare a victim for court; and more. Don't miss this training!  It is the only one of its kind in 2014. 

See Details for more information or to register.

November 17, 2014 from 1-2 PM
At your desk

Join Immigration and Poverty Law Attorney Morgan Young for this month's topic. Time will be reserved at the end of the hour for participants to ask questions about the current topic--or any legal topic--of concern to victim advocates. Registration will open in October. (The original date of this event was changed to November 17.)

November 21 & 22, 2014 from 8:30-4:30

WE LEAD is a yearlong leadership academy which focuses on building new voices of leadership within the movement to end domestic and sexual violence by providing hands-on leadership development opportunities for survivors of violence and/or people from Wisconsin’s underserved or under-represented communities. This is the fourth scheduled session for the 2014-2015 academy.

December 15, 2014 from 1-2 PM
At your desk

Join Director of Justice Systems Tess Meuer for this month's legal technical assistance topic. There will be question and answer time at the end of the hour on the current topic—or any legal topic—of concern to victim advocates. Registration will open in November.

(The original date of this event was changed to December 15.)