Articles from June 2011

OVC Training

Office of Justice Programs. Innovation. Partnerships. Safer Neighborhoods

OVC 2011 Trainings for Victim Service Providers

Serving LGBTQ Victims of Crime

When: October 18-19, 2011
Cost: $200.00
Where: Minneapolis, MN
The Millennium Hotel
1313 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Instructor: Chai Jindasurat

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This training will provide victim advocates and allied professionals with knowledge and skills needed to effectively support and work with LGBTQ-identified people, communities, and survivors, and translate the knowledge and skills into a defined action plan for themselves and their agencies. The training will help participants strengthen their knowledge of the obstacles LGBTQ people experience in seeking victim services and explore how best to overcome or alleviate these obstacles. At the conclusion of the training, it is expected that victim service providers and allied professionals will be better able to serve more effectively LGBTQ victims of crime. (more…)