Monday November 30, 2015 at 9:00 AM PST
Tuesday December 1, 2015 at 5:00 PM PST

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Lacey Community Center
6729 Pacific Ave SE
Lacey, WA 98503

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Tyra Lindquist
360-586-1022 ext. 303

Advocacy for Rookies--Lacey

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 Deadria Boyland 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, November 30 & December 1 in Lacey
  • 2-hour follow-up webinar February 16

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: November 23, 2015
Deadline to request interpreters: November 9, 2015

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; additional participants $100 each
  • WSCADV Associate Members: $100 each
  • Non-Members: $200 each

We have reserved a block of rooms under WSCADV at the government per diem rate of $98 single/double. Deadline to reserve a room is November 22nd.

4700 Park Center Avenue
Lacey, 98516
(360) 456-6300

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

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.