End Abuse Trainings and Networking Meetings

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

Webinars Demystified


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

Join Director of Justice Systems Tess Meuer for a general overview of issues related to property, such as when and how a person can either retrieve or dispose of property left behind, and additional select property issues such as the Marital Property Act and division of debts during marriage, at divorce and at the time of death. See Details for more information and to register.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Webinar

Learn about newly passed legislation that allows other acts of evidence in domestic abuse cases.  End Abuse and the WI Coalition Against Sexual Assault welcome special guests Miriamne Falk and Audrey Skwierawski, Attorneys General for the WI Department of Justice, to present this important topic. Registration will begin soon.  Stay tuned for more details!

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 from 10:00-11:00 AM
Webinar

Join Robin Dalton and Morgan Young to explore the evolution of the U visa and what current applicants can expect.  Discussion topics will include problems with annual caps, wait lists and other possible remedies for survivors and their families. See Details for more information and to register.

January 15 & 16, 2015
Madison

This program will continue throughout 2015, for 14 new directors of Wisconsin domestic abuse organizations. Together they will work to sustain each other in building and maintaining supportive, accepting environments that are committed to safety and well-being for all victims and their children.   Each month, participants will focus on strengthening a different area of skill and knowledge that is needed to direct a fully functioning organization. (The applicants have already been accepted and we are excited to begin!)

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 from 10:00-11:00 AM
Webinar

Join Robin Dalton and Morgan Young for this session to discuss the VAWA confidentiality provisions as they apply to immigration actions.  We will explore situations where these provisions are put in jeopardy in other court proceedings and look at best practices to avoid disclosure of this protected information. See Details for more information and to register.

January 29 & 30, 2015
State Capitol, Madison

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 fifth scheduled session for the 2014-2015 academy.

February 19, 2015
Weston

This is the second session of New Director U, an ongoing program  for 14 new directors of Wisconsin domestic abuse organizations. Together they are working to sustain each other in building and maintaining supportive, accepting environments that are committed to safety and well-being for all victims and their children.   Each month, participants focus on strengthening a different area of skill and knowledge that is needed to direct a fully functioning organization. (The application period has ended and participants are engaged in the program.)

March 19, 2015
Madison

This is the third session of New Director U, an ongoing program  for 14 new directors of Wisconsin domestic abuse organizations. Together they are working to sustain each other in building and maintaining supportive, accepting environments that are committed to safety and well-being for all victims and their children.   Each month, participants focus on strengthening a different area of skill and knowledge that is needed to direct a fully functioning organization. (The application period has ended and participants are completing in the program.)

March 26 & 27, 2015
Madison

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 final scheduled session for the 2014-2015 academy.

March 26 & 27, 2014
Madison

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 sixth and final scheduled session for the 2014-2015 academy.

April 9 & 10, 2015
La Crosse

This annual meeting provides education about topics related to batterer intervention, prevention and education. In 2015 we will offer several breakout workshops in addition to large group presentations. Full attendance at both days of the meeting satisfies annual educational requirements for WBTPA certification, and it is open to all who wish to attend. Stay tuned!  More details are coming soon.

April 17, 2015
TBA

JoinTess Meuer 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.  More details coming soon!

April 17, 2015
Madison

This is the fourth session of New Director U, an ongoing program  for 14 new directors of Wisconsin domestic abuse organizations. Together they are working to sustain each other in building and maintaining supportive, accepting environments that are committed to safety and well-being for all victims and their children.   Each month, participants focus on strengthening a different area of skill and knowledge that is needed to direct a fully functioning organization. (The application period has ended and participants are completing the program.)

May 6, 2015
TBA

Learn and practice with fellow advocates who are just starting out at domestic abuse and sexual assault organizations.  For one day participants will gather to review DV 101, trauma, and counseling basics, and practice skills during this highly interactive training. Participants will also receive links to relevant online reading and activities in advance.

May 13 & 14, 2015
TBA

Directors of Wisconsin tribal and non-tribal domestic violence and dual programs are invited to attend this semiannual meeting to share and learn from each other. End Abuse co-sponsors the meeting with American Indians Against Abuse (AIAA) and the WI Coalition Against Sexual Assault (WCASA).  Register with WCASA.  Details coming soon!

June 18, 2015
Madison

This is the fifth session of New Director U, an ongoing program  for 14 new directors of Wisconsin domestic abuse organizations. Together they are working to sustain each other in building and maintaining supportive, accepting environments that are committed to safety and well-being for all victims and their children.   Each month, participants focus on strengthening a different area of skill and knowledge that is needed to direct a fully functioning organization. (The application period has ended and participants are completing in the program.)