Fairfax County Domestic Violence Community

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

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Announcements

UPCOMING MEETINGS

DV Network: 10 am, May 21, 2019 at Government Center conference room 4/5

DVPPCC: 7:30 am, May 16, 2019, Fairfax County Courthouse, Fourth Floor Jury Room (404)

ANNOUNCEMENTS

May 16: Tier Two Training: Working with Military Families Impacted by Family Violence & Sexual Assault

June 19 and 26, 2019: Tier One Training

  • Community Registration available here
  • Fairfax County Employees: Register though Employee U search: “Tier One Domestic Violence Training”

DSVS’ Women’s Domestic Violence Group is beginning soon.  For more information email Rebecca Albert.  

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

TRAININGS

April 30-May 3, 2019: Community Assessment Institute (Training, Praxis International, Saint Paul, MN)

May 2-3, 2019: Nuestras Voces: National Bilingual Sexual Assault Conference  (Conference, Alianza Latina en contra la Agresión Sexual, Milwaukee, WI)

May 7, 2019: Shelter(ing) (Webinar, NW Network)

May 7-10, 2019: Advanced Course on Non-Fatal Strangulation Prevention (Training, Fort Worth, TX)

May 7, 2019: Language Access for Advocates (Webinar, Vera Institute)

May 7, 2019: Domestically Violent Homes: Threats of Harm for Children (Webinar, National Sheriffs’ Association)

May 8, 2019: Trauma to Prison Pipeline Training for Trainers (Training, Action Alliance)

May 9, 2019: Advocacy Under Fire: Leading a Safe and Effective Community Response to Domestic Violence and Firearms (Webinar, BWJP)

May 9, 2019: More than a Buzzword: Trauma Informed Services in a Rural Community (Webinar, Resource Sharing Project)

May 12, 2019: Federal Statutes and Who is Not Allowed to Possess Firearms (Webinar, National Sheriffs’ Association)

May 13-14, 2019: ACT Raising Safe Kids facilitator training (Training, Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board)

NEW May 14, 2019: Special Immigrant Juvenile Status – Best Practices of Drafting Findings (Webinar, National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project)

May 15, 2019: An Introduction to Participatory Research Methods for Domestic Violence Programs (Webinar, National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center)

May 15-16, 2019: Developing a Community Response for High-Risk Victims of Child Sex Trafficking and Exploitation (Training, Parkersburg, WV)

NEW May 16, 2019: Ordinary Magic: Working with Survivors of Violence (Webinar, National Resource Center for Reaching Victims)

May 16, 2019: Building Resiliency for Girls in the Juvenile Justice System by Disrupting the Abuse to Prison Pipeline (Webinar, Rights4Girls)

May 21-23, 2019: Trauma-Informed Sexual Assault Investigations and Adjudication Training (Training, DCJS, Norfolk, VA)

NEW May 21, 2019: Assessing Patterns of Coercive Control in Abusive Relationships, Part 2: Practical Skills and Implementation (Webinar, NW Network)

May 22, 2019: Working with People with Disabilities (Training, Action Alliance)

May 23, 2019: Creating A Responsive Family Court: Promising Practices from Hennepin County (Webinar, Center for Court Innovation)

May 29-31, 2019: Trauma-Informed Sexual Assault Investigations and Adjudication Training (Training, DCJS, Roanoke, VA)

NEW May 30, 2019: Best Practices for Digital Services (Webinar, NNEDV)

June 4, 2019: An Approach to High Lethality Domestic Violence Offenders: The Accountability Court Model (Webinar, Dallas County Community Supervision and Corrections)

June 10, 2019: De-mystifying Care of Patients with Mental Illness Following a Sexual Assault (Webinar, International Association of Forensic Nurses)

June 14, 2019: The Impact of Violence, Trauma, and Racial Oppression on Survivors (Webinar, National Resource Center for Reaching Victims)

June 18-20, 2019: 3rd Annual Economic Justice Summit (Conference, Houston, TX)

June 19, 2019: Healing the Body: Exploring Comprehensive Medical Advocacy (Webinar, Resource Sharing Project)

June 25-26, 2019: 1st National Clearinghouse Fatality Review Team Summit (Conference, National Domestic Violence Fatality Review Initiative)

July 9, 2019: Detained Immigrant Children and Parents: What Courts Want to Know - What Role Can Courts Play (Webinar, National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project)

July 17, 2019: Addressing Economic Barriers to Housing/Employment (Webinar, Center for Survivor Agency and Justice)

July 23, 2019: War in the Womb: Pregnant Partner Violence and Associated Risks for Mother and Fetus (Webinar, National Sheriffs’ Association)

NEW August 21, 2019: Empowering Children in Shelter: Woksape Un Kpazo Pi (We are showing it through wisdom) (Webinar, National Indigenous Women's Resource Center)

August 21-23, 2019: National Sexual Assault Conference (Conference, Philadelphia, PA)

August 28, 2019: Building Thriving Communities Leadership Training (Training, Action Alliance)

September 5-8, 2019: International Summit on Violence, Abuse & Trauma Across the Lifespan (Conference, Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma)

September 16-19, 2019: NCADV's 18th National Conference on Domestic Violence (Conference, Washington, DC)

November 5, 2019: Investigating and Prosecuting Sex Trafficking Cases in Tribal Communities (Webinar, National Sheriffs’ Association)