Fairfax County Domestic Violence Community

Information for Domestic Violence Professionals and Volunteers in Fairfax County, Virginia

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Watch the new PSA video for the Make the Call campaign!

See the 2017 DVAM Purple Out photos.


The DV Network meeting: December 19, 2017, 10am - noon in conference room 4/5 of the Government Center.

DVPPCC meeting: January 18, 2018, 7:30 - 9:00 am, Fairfax County Courthouse, Jury Room 404, 4th floor


November 28, 2017:  Webinar -- Housing First and Rapid Re-Housing for Survivors (NASH)  Register Here

November 28, 2017:  Webinar -- Introducing the Trauma-Informed Practice (TIP) Scales for DV Programs (BWJP) Register Here

November 30, 2017:  Training --  The Impact of Emotional and Psychological Trauma in Policing: Understanding, Awareness, Resiliency, and Support (DCJS, Norfolk)  Register Here

December 1, 2017:  Webinar --  After the Interview - Now the Work Begins Corroborating Evidence and Case Review (EVAWI) Register Here

December 8, 2017:  Webinar -- Coordinated Entry:  What DV and SA Programs Need to Know (NASH, NNEDV, and NRCDV) Register Here

January 11-12, 2018:  Training – Start By Believing: Train the Trainer Program  (EVAWI, Phoenix) Register Here

January 23, 2018:  Conference -- Custody Litigation Institute:
Representing Victims of Domestic Violence in Custody Cases 
(ABA, Washington, DC)  Register Here

February 6-9, 2018:  Conference --  Advanced Course on Strangulation Prevention (Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention, San Diego) Register here before December 8

March 5-8, 2018:  Conference -- 2018 Campus Safety and Violence Prevention Forum (DCJS) More Info

April 3-5, 2018:  Conference – International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, and Gender Bias (EVAWI, Chicago) Register Here

April 24-25:  Conference – 2018 Family Justice Center Conference (Fort Worth, TX) Registration opens November 1

August 29-31, 2018:  Conference – National Sexual Assault Conference (Anaheim, CA) More Info

Multiple sessions September-December 2017: New Advocate Basic Intensive Advocacy Training (Action Alliance & Virginia Victim Assistance Network – Richmond, Tidewater, & Fredericksburg).

Anytime:  SOAR to Health and Wellness human trafficking trainings for Social Work Providers, Health Care Providers, and Behavioral Health Providers (NHTTAC webinar series)

Multiple sessions August-October 2017:  Webinars, multiple topics (Battered Women’s Justice Project) More Info

Multiple sessions September-October 2017:  Trauma-Informed Sexual Assault Investigations and Adjudication Training (DCJS, multiple locations in VA) Register Here.