Date/Time: 
05/24/2011 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Location
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
WATCH
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Anna Light
Contact Phone: 
(612)341-2747 x7
Contact Email: 
alight@watchmn.org
Description: 

Join WATCH on Tuesday, May 24th at 1pm CST (11am Pacific, 12pm Mountain, 2pm Eastern) for its webinar training on Providing Feedback to Your Criminal Justice System. This one-hour workshop will examine how to provide direct feedback, information and suggestions to criminal justice system staff in order to improve the system.

The webinar will answer questions such as: How do you approach a prosecutor with questions or feedback on a case? Is it useful to contact a judge who has ignored your feedback previously? What do you do when a clerk has been rude to a victim? When is it appropriate to contact a supervisor or to file a formal complaint?

COST: $35 for National Association of Court Monitoring Program members and $50 for non-members. You may pay with a credit card online or send a check to: WATCH 608 2nd Ave S, #465 Minneapolis, MN 55402 *If paying by check, please include the name of the webinar you are registering for, as well as a phone number, mailing address, and e-mail contact.

Date/Time: 
09/29/2010 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Sponsoring Agency: 
WATCH
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Anna Light
Contact Email: 
alight@watchmn.org
Description: 

Join WATCH on Wednesday, September 29th at 11:30am CST (9:30am PST, 10:30am MST, 12:30pm EST) for a one-hour webinar on Managing Court Monitor Volunteers.

Learn skills and strategies to develop and strengthen your court monitoring volunteer program. We will discuss recruitment and retention strategies, developing monitor guidelines and working with problem volunteers. We will also review sample volunteer training curricula, volunteer forms, screening tools and more. Frustrated with volunteers showing up late or not taking accurate notes? Not sure if you should have a dress code? Having concerns about monitors disrupting court? This webinar will answer these and other important court monitor volunteer questions. Special guests from Family Safety Court Watch in Tulsa and the Legal Aid Justice Center in Virginia will join us to discuss their innovative programs that use seniors and law students, respectively, to monitor the courts!

COST: $35 for National Association of Court Monitoring Program members and $50 for non-members. You may pay with a credit card online or mail a check to WATCH at 608 2nd Ave South #465, Minneapolis, MN 55402.  If paying by check please include the name of the webinar you are registering for as well as a phone number, mailing address and e-mail contact.

QUESTIONS: Contact alight@watchmn.org or (612) 341-2747 x7.

A WEBINAR IS: a seminar transmitted over the web. All you need is a phone line and access to the internet. Upon registration you will be provided with access codes.

Date/Time: 
01/29/2009 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
Location
Address: 

WATCH
608 Second Ave S, Suite 465

City: 
Minneapolis
Postal Code: 
55402
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
WATCH
Description: 

Join WATCH and advocates from across the country for a one-hour web seminar on Monitoring the Civil Order for Protection Process. This webinar examines ways you can improve your civil order for protection process (also known as restraining order or protection from abuse hearings) through court monitoring. Using WATCH's groundbreaking 2004 Order for Protection Court Study, we will look at the positive impact WATCH was able to make in the Hennepin County order for protection process. Strategies included monitoring individual cases and working with system personnel to prompt improvement. This is an interactive presentation packed with tips, resources and strategies - you don't want to miss it! Contact Anna Light for more information and to register, alight@watchmn.org  or (612)341-2747 x7.

Date/Time: 
04/21/2011 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Location
Address: 

626 E 2nd St
 

City: 
Morris
Postal Code: 
56267
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Regional Fitness Center
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Janelle Dubbs
Contact Phone: 
320-589-6864
Contact Email: 
jdubbs@umn.edu
Description: 

Zumbathon(R) will be held in RFC gym. Donation of $5 or Personal Care items or Cleaning Productions will be accepted. 100% of proceeds will go to Someplace Safe.

Registration Form: 

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