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Webinar: A-Z Advocacy Model: How Asian/Pacific Islander Programs Operationalize Culturally-Specific Services

The A-Z Advocacy Model for Asian and Pacific Islander Survivors identifies the integration of program design principles and evidence-informed practices that address some of the unique abuser, family, community, and systems generated risks that API survivors face. This webinar addresses how the A-Z Advocacy Model can inform the development of STOP implementation plans; engage with ….  Read More
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Webinar: Elder Abuse: How You Can Make a Difference for Older Victims of Abuse as a STOP Administrator

As a STOP Administrator, you have a unique opportunity to enhance the safety and quality of life of older victims in your state. Bonnie Brandl and Juanita Davis from the National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life (NCALL) provide an overview of elder abuse, the OVW Abuse in Later Life Program, and NCALL resources. Martie Washington, Program Coordinator in the Nevada Attorney General’s ….  Read More
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Webinar: For Deaf, By Deaf: What STOP Administrators Can Do to Support Deaf Survivors’ Healing and Justice

There are more than 7 million Deaf and hard of hearing people in the United States. They are two times more likely to be victims of domestic violence and sexual assault than hearing people, and face cultural and communication barriers to hearing victim services and other systems-based responses. “For Deaf, by Deaf” victim services – ….  Read More
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Webinar: Human Trafficking and the Impact of COVID-19

Human trafficking does not stop during crises and disasters: quite the opposite. Traffickers take advantage of people’s vulnerabilities and exploit them even more during natural disasters, political unrest, and economic instability. The crisis brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic is no exception. This webinar helps: Ground STOP administrators on how Covid-19 and its effects have ….  Read More
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