Wednesday, May 18, 2022                                                 

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (EST)

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This is a virtual event.

Training Team                      
Ohio Domestic Violence Network 

Please join us for this FREE, virtual gathering

ODVN's Youth Advocacy Caucus

Victim-Defined Safety Planning

Considerations in Supporting Parents with Children

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. (EST)

Join nationally-known lawyer and domestic violence author Jill Davies as she discusses how to utilize the framework of "Listen, Connect, Offer." ODVN's youth caucus meeting will overview advocate plans for victim-defined safety planning.

Through presentation and discussion, topics will include:

  • Victim risk analysis and parental decision-making.
  • Child safety.
  • Identifying relevant safety strategies.
  • Advocacy with survivors of domestic violence who remain in contact with a current or former partner. 
In addition, the meaning of "safety" will be discussed, along with commonly held views of safety aligning with survivor perspectives and affecting advocacy.


Special Guest:

Attorney Jill Davies, Deputy Director of Greater Hartford Legal Aid and Building Comprehensive Solutions to Domestic Violence, an initiative of the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (NRC). 

Read her biography here.

Read the guide "Advocacy Beyond Leaving: Helping Battered Women in Contact with Current or Former Partners".

Deadline to Register: May 18th, 2022

American Sign Language interpreters will be available.

Upon registering, you will receive a confirmation email within 24 hours. If you have not, please contact the Training Team at training@odvn.org.