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Events

5th Annual Technology Summit

07/31/2017 - 08/02/2017

Technology Summit Description This unique 3-day training summit focuses on the intersection of technology and domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, and trafficking. Covering a wide range of technology-related issues, this conference will be helpful to advocates, law enforcement, and legal professionals who work with survivors of abuse. Vera’s very own Leslie Myers and Rachel Gibson… Read more »


Who Decides? The Unique Dynamics of Serving Survivors with Guardians Webinar

08/15/2017

Many survivors with disabilities have guardians, which can pose additional obstacles for service providers who want to provide competent services while upholding the confidentiality of the survivor. This webinar will be a primer on the particular issues that arise when a survivor has a guardian and give service providers guidance on issues such as substitute… Read more »


You Report? Everyone Reports? Mandated Reporting Obligations When a Survivor Has a Disability Webinar

10/17/2017

Serving the needs of domestic violence and sexual assault survivors with disabilities and Deaf survivors is complicated by complex mandatory reporting requirements. These requirements are different in every state and can have stark consequences for service providers that work with people with disabilities and Deaf people. This webinar will provide an overview of mandatory reporting… Read more »