Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 9:00 AM PDT
Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 5:00 PM PDT

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Hal Holmes Center 
209 N Ruby St
Ellensburg, WA 98926

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Tyra Lindquist 
360-586-1022 x 303 

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 Katie Metzger                                                                   katie@wscadv.org

This event is supported by funding from the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services, Children's Administration. The points of view presented in this event are those of WSCADV and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services. Any reproduction of material contained in these event materials must acknowledge WSCADV as the source and include the attribution language above.


Advocacy for Rookies - April 18-19 2018 - Ellensburg 

What is an advocate?  And how do you actually do this work?

We are excited to present this fast-paced two-day course for brand-new advocates, with facilitators Mette Earlywine and Tyra Lindquist.

We'll cover:

  • Understanding DV dynamics
  • Survivor-centered advocacy practice
  • Practical day-to-day skills
  • Trauma-informed services and trauma stewardship
  • and more

The total Advocacy for Rookies training includes:

  • 7 hours of online coursework prior to the training
  • 14 hours of in-person training, April 18 & 19
  • 2-hour follow-up webinar May 10

When you register, information and instructions about the online training will be emailed to you, so be sure to check your inbox!

Coffee and tea will be available in the mornings and lunch will be provided each day.

Online Registration deadline: April 11, 2018
Deadline to request interpreters: March 28, 2018

1st day: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (check-in opens at 8:45 a.m.)
2nd day: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Registration Fee:

  • WSCADV Member Programs: 1 FREE participant (use promo code provided to your organization at checkout); additional participants $100 each
  • WSCADV Associate Members: $100 each
  • Non-Members: $200 each


You are responsible for making your own reservations and paying for the room.

Hampton Inn- Ellensburg
2705 Triple L Loop
Ellensburg, WA 98926
(509) 933-1600

The per diem rate is $ 93.00, plus tax. The deadline to reserve is March 17, 2018.



Registration is based on email addresses, so each registrant must have their own email address (you cannot use the same email address for more than one person).

We will be sending you email updates about this event. Please make sure to check your email regularly (and if needed, add us to your contact list so we don't end up in the spam filter).

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