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Kootenay Regional Domestic Violence Conference

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Prestige Lakeside Resort

701 Lakeside Drive

Nelson, BC V1L 6G3

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Kootenay Regional Domestic Violence Conference:

Responses to Domestic Violence in Rural Communities

For a complete description of presentations and presenter profiles please visit:

https://thekoop.ca/projects/domestic-violence-conference/


Space is limited in the break-out workshops. Please note that registrations are processed on a first come first served basis. Waitlists will be available by request.


Break-out Workshops



Wednesday September 18th

1. Third Party Reporting of Sexual Assault - Access to Support & Reporting Options

2. The Interconnections of Substance Use and Violence Against Women in Relationships

3. Using Traditional Story Telling to Address Family Violence and other Abuses with Children and Families

4. What to do When... Educating Agency and Community Members in Responding to a Disclosure of Domestic Abuse

Thursday September 19th

5. Preserving Tech Evidence

6. Legal Clinic: Supporting Women in Working with Lawyers

7. Programming for Sentenced Offenders and Prevention Program For Youth

8. Child Protection Responses to Domestic Violence - Balancing Women and Child Centred Approaches with Offender Accountability


What is the conference focus?

The conference speakers and presentations will address the challenges and complexities of working in the area of domestic violence.

Together, service partners in the Kootenay region will be provided the opportunity to increase their professional capacity and working relationships in moving toward a more coordinated response to incidents of domestic violence in our region.

Who will attend the conference?

Service providers in the Kootenay region that work with women, children and families who are or who have been affected by domestic violence.

This includes counsellors, mental health clinicians, outreach workers, transition house workers, family support workers, social workers, doctors, teachers, educational assistants, victim service workers, police, criminal justice workers, advocates, and early childhood educators.


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701 Lakeside Drive

Nelson, BC V1L 6G3

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