This training, created and presented by Vera Institute, training is designed to provide advocates working in domestic violence programs with knowledge and insight to provide tailored services to survivors with disabilities and Deaf survivors. The training will begin with foundational information about disability and Deaf culture, the prevalence of violence in the lives of people with disabilities and Deaf people, and the unique manifestations of violence in their lives. It will then offer guidance for policies, procedures and resources necessary for effectively serving survivors with disabilities and Deaf survivors. Finally, training participants will have the opportunity to practice identifying and removing barriers to services.
As a result of this training, participants will be able to:
|Event Date||09-18-2019 8:30 am|
|Event End Date||09-18-2019 5:00 pm|
|Registration Start Date||07-11-2019|
|Cut off date||09-04-2019 11:55 am|
|Individual Price||Members: FREE|