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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August 6, 2014
Stoney Creek Inn, Rothschild (near Wausau)

At this training you will learn about legislative changes to restraining orders, including firearms surrender, and other important areas of the law.  We will address questions such as, “What are the ramifications if a victim leaves the state with her children?”  “What is the role of—and how do I work with—the Guardian ad Litem?”  This training assumes a basic understanding of restraining orders and the family law process in Wisconsin. For more information and to register, see Details below.

August 18, 2014 from 1-2 PM
At your desk

Join Tess Meuer, Director of Justice Systems, for this month's legal technical assistance topic: Legal Considerations for Survivors with Disabilities. 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 July. (The date and topic of this TESS Talk has been updated.)

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 from 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Webinar

Kaofeng Lee from the NNEDV Safety Net project will be going over different ways abusers misuse technology to harass, monitor, and stalk via cell phones and online spaces. Kaofeng will also discuss strategies that survivors can use to enhance their safety and minimize risks. Participants will have a better understanding of how technology can be misused and what they can do to help survivors whose abusers are using technology to abuse.

To register, click HERE.

September 10 & 11, 2014
Landmark Resort, Egg Harbor

Directors of Wisconsin tribal and non-tribal domestic violence and sexual assault programs are invited to attend this semiannual meeting to share and learn from each other. End Domestic Abuse WI co-sponsors the meeting with American Indians Against Abuse and the WI Coalition Against Sexual Assault. The program will include several key topic areas: Alcohol, Drugs and Mental Health; Developing Financial Resources for Your Organization; and The New Confidentiality.

See Details for more information and to register.

September 15, 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 August. (The original date of this event was changed to September 15.)

September 16, 2014
Monona Terrace Convention Center, One John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI

Register now and join us for

End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin’s 9th Annual

Together We Can End Domestic Violence Luncheon

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 · 11:30 am-1:00 pm

http://www.endabusewi.org/civicrm/contribute/transact?reset=1&id=11

 

 

 

September 24, 2014
TBD

Kick Start Your Advocacy Skills!  Join us to explore how we think about advocacy, and to practice our skills. Kick Start Your Advocacy Skills includes online learning components, in-person training, and opportunities to connect beyond the training. The one-day, in-person Advocacy Training takes place on September 24, 2014 from 8:30-5:00.   Registration will open in July.

Please note: this training is designed for new advocates, although anyone is welcome to attend. 

September 25 & 26, 2014 from 8:30-4:30
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 third scheduled session for the 2014-2015 session of the academy.

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

Join Director of Justice Systens 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 September. (The original date of this event was changed to October 20.)

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
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 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.)