The 2012 Sexual Assault Awareness Month campaign encourages communities and individuals to bring healthy sexuality into the conversation on how we connect, respect and prevent sexual violence.
The 2012 SAAM campaign "It's time...to talk about it!" provides tools and resources that focus on promoting positive expressions of sexuality and healthy behaviors. Promoting healthy behaviors encourages sexual interactions and relationships that are consensual, respectful and informed. By starting the conversation, this diologue can build safe, healthy relationships.
Forensic Nursing ConferenceJoin us for the first Bucks, Montgomery and Philadelphia Regional Forensic Nursing Conference.Date: Friday, May 20, 2016Time: 7:30 am to 4:30 pm (presentations start promptly at 8:00am)Place: Giant Community Center at Willow Grove, 315 York Road, Willow Grove, PA 19090Cost: $25 (includes continental breakfast and lunch)Contact: Debbie Nugent, MS, RN, SANE Coordinator at Debbie@novabucks.org or 215-343-6543
Abington Hospital Forence Nurse Examiner Program, Network of Victim Assistance (NOVA), Philadelphia Sexual Assault Response Center (PSARC)
Join Abington Hospital Forensive Nurse Examiner Program, Network of Victim Assistance (NOVA), and Philadelphia Sexual Assault Response Center (PSARC) for the first Bucks, Montgomery and Philadelphia Regional Forensic Nursing Conference. 7 CEUs will be awarded to Registered Nurses. Registration: $25.00 - includes continental breakfast and lunch
Payment: may be made using check or credit card
No refund for cancellation
Registration may be completed on-line at www.novabucks.org under “News, Events and Training”
Fax registration to NOVA: 215-343-6260 OR
Mail checks to: Network of Victim Assistance (NOVA), 2370 York Road, Building B1, Jamison, PA 18929. Please note on check that payment is for forensic conference
Join delegates and international representatives in NYC to unite, learn, train and be inspired. The Summit addresses sexual violence in communities, on college and university campuses, and in K-12 schools. Shine Your Light Take Bake the Night welcomes activists, educators, governmental leaders, community organization directors, Title IX coordinators, deans, counselors, administrators, business and military leaders, health professionals, students, and all who seek to end sexual violence from all backgrounds and perspectives. Limited space. More Information & Registration: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/international-summit-to-end-sexual-violence-...
Children are being bought and sold for sex every night—in America. We, the church, have a mighty role in addressing and stopping this tragedy, if we are ready and willing. Join us for three days of inspiring speakers and workshops to gain practical knowledge on how to address trafficking in your community.The JuST Faith Summit draws on the success and leadership of Shared Hope International’s annual JuST Conference to bring learning and action to the faith community. Learn from survivors, law enforcement, prosecutors, recovery ministries, and experienced restoration home providers about the critical need to engage the church in this battle. http://sharedhope.org/just-faith-summit/
NYSCASA is holding Weaving a World Without Violence: Ending Rape by Ending Oppression, an exciting two-day, multi-track sexual assault prevention and intervention conference in Albany on March 29-30, 2016. This conference will offer four tracks (Social Justice, Self Care, Prevention, and Institutional Advocacy [campus, prison, military]), dozens of workshops, keynote sessions, and more. We anticipate approximately 200 advocacy, health care, law enforcement, mental health, criminal justice, campus, and other allied professionals to attend the conference.Registration Information: http://nyscasa.org/nyscasa-conference/
End Violence Against Women International (EVAWI) presents an International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, and Engaging Men & Boys. This conference will have a special focus for 2016: engaging men and boys. David Lisak (1in6 Board Chair) and Rick Goodwin (1in6 Clinical Supervisor) will present, and The Bristlecone Project will exhibit inspiring portraits of male survivors of childhood sexual abuse.For conference details, session information, and to register, visit the conference website.
The 7th Nuestras Voces National Bilingual Sexual Assault Conference will take place on October 27 - 28 in Padre Island, Texas and we are so very excited to be able to host this conference in partnership with ALAS, NAESV, TAASA, IowaCasa, CCASA, CCADV, and Voces Unidas for Justice of Colorado! View more information about the conference and how to register.
World AIDS Day is held on the 1st December each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day, held for the first time in 1988.World AIDS Day is an opportunity to show support to and solidarity with the millions of people living with HIV. Wearing a red ribbon is one simple way to do this. Find out where you can get a red ribbon.
Share your “ROAR” with us at the Biennial Florida Council Against Sexual Violence Training Summit. Join the Florida Council Against Sexual Violence for a three-day, movement-building and networking event focused on sexual violence advocacy, prevention and services. For decades, you and advocates like you in the anti-sexual violence movement have fought to have communities acknowledge the impact of sexual violence and help survivors share their stories. What was once a whispered-about topic is now being revealed, and the nation is taking notice with the roar from advocates, communities and survivors. KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:Russell Strand, Former Special Agent, U.S. Army Criminal Investigation DivisionSofie Karasek, Director of Education and Co-Founder, End Rape on CampusLauren Book, M.S. Ed., CEO and Founder, Lauren’s Kids Want to ROAR with us? Workshop Proposals are Now Being Accepted!
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