Date/Time: 
04/06/2013 - 8:30am
Location
City: 
Itasca
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Itasca ISC
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Grace Hennig
Contact Phone: 
254-687-2922 x116
Contact Email: 
ghennig@itascaisd.org
Description: 

2013 Wampus Cat 5K FUN RUNBringing Awareness and Prevention toTeen Dating Violence  Fun Run begins at 9:00 a.m. in front of Itasca High SchoolRegistration begins at 8:30 a.m.Parking in the Itasca Football Stadium Parking LotSponsored by Itasca ISD and benefitting theJohnson County Family Crisis Center in Cleburne, TXFor details and additional information, contactItasca ISD School CounselorGrace Hennig @ ghennig@itascaisd.org or (254) 687-2922 Ext. 116 Inclement (Bad) WeatherDate is Saturday, April 20, 2013 

Date/Time: 
04/02/2013 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
Location
City: 
Fort Worth
Postal Code: 
76102
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Breaking the TABOO
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Carleen Goodridge-Anderson
Contact Phone: 
214-918-5536
Contact Email: 
taboo.broken@gmail.com
Contact Website: 
http://www.facebook.com/taboobroken
Description: 

Two part event entitled “Elephant in the Room” in Downtown Fort Worth.

 

Part I    9-10:30am

“Breakfast with Leaders”

An open invitation to local leaders be it legislative, religious, educational and community, to talk about the “Elephant in the Room”. We will be addressing sexual violence and talking about contemporary trends in anti-sexual violence law. Invite is also open to local law enforcement agencies, attorneys and other groups that would be impacted by pending or recently passed legislation.

We will also highlight local agencies and organizations that offer services and programs to aid and support those in need.

 

Part II     6-9pm

“Showcase”

An art exhibit featuring local artist including painters, photographers, sculptures, poets & musicians.

This will be a relaxed but passionate exhibit of art in its many beautiful forms all to express the hearts of victims, survivors & overcomers… giving hope, grace and empowerment to all.

Registration Form: 
Date/Time: 
05/20/2013 - 12:00pm to 05/22/2013 - 3:00pm
Location
City: 
Austin
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence
Event Contact
Contact Phone: 
512-471-2886
Description: 

After decades of effective advocacy, policy changes, and direct service provision, myths about violence against women and victim blaming persist and impact the effectiveness of the criminal justice system's response to victims and sirvivors.  Research indicates thta advocates and law enforcement offers are effective expert witnesses, and that they and court personnel can affect change regarding the perceptions of these crimes.  This conference aims to address that gap by providing training to increase the use of expert testimony indomestic violence cases.Early rate registration fee is $300.00.Registration fee is $325.00 after December 13, 2012.Registration fee includes: all workshop sessions, conference materials and continuing education document 

Date/Time: 
08/13/2012 - 8:00am to 08/16/2012 - 5:00pm
Location
City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Dallas Children's Advocacy Center & the Dallas Police Department
Event Contact
Contact Phone: 
214-818-2687
Contact Email: 
conference@dcac.org
Description: 

A nationally and internationally-recognized conference for professionals from the fields of law enforcement, prosecution, child protective services, social work, children’s advocacy, therapy, and medicine who work directly with child victims of crime.

Date/Time: 
08/13/2012 - 8:00am to 08/16/2012 - 5:00pm
Location
City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Dallas Children's Advocacy Center and the Dallas Police Department
Event Contact
Contact Phone: 
214-818-2687
Contact Email: 
conference@dcac.org
Description: 

A nationally and internationally-recognized conference for professionals from the fields of law enforcement, prosecution, child protective services, social work, children’s advocacy, therapy, and medicine who work directly with child victims of crime.

Date/Time: 
04/26/2012 - 12:00pm
Sponsoring Agency: 
Family Crisis Center of the Big Bend
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Family Crisis Center of the Big Bend
Contact Phone: 
432-229-4297
Description: 

Presentation for the Presidio Independent School District students.

Date/Time: 
04/19/2012 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Sponsoring Agency: 
Family Crisis Center of the Big Bend
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Family Crisis Center of the Big Bend
Contact Phone: 
432-229-4297
Description: 

Presentation for the Presidio Independent School District students.

Date/Time: 
04/12/2012 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Location
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Family Crisis Center of the big Bend
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Family Crisis Center of the Big Bend
Contact Phone: 
432-229-4297
Description: 

Presentation for the Presidio Independent School District students.

Date/Time: 
06/18/2012 (All day) to 06/20/2012 (All day)
Location
City: 
Austin
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Casa de Esperanza
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Casa de Esperanza
Contact Website: 
http://www.casadeesperanza.org/
Description: 

the National Latin@ Network for Healthy Families and communities (NLN) in partnership with the Office on Violence Against Women in excited to announce the 2012 National Latin@ Institute.  This event will be held on June 18-20, 2012, at the Omni Austin Hotel in Austin, TX.

Date/Time: 
03/26/2012 (All day) to 03/28/2012 (All day)
Sponsoring Agency: 
Genesis Women's Shelter and the Dallas Polic Department
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Genesis Women's Shelter
Description: 

This conference is a national forum to disseminate the highest level of training, information, and strategies to professionals who are responders and advocate to victims of crime against women.

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