This month’s e-bulletin is jam packed with exciting resources!
Learn more about the latest news from OVC to include the new Read more
The United States Department of Justice’s National Indian Country Training Initiative, in partnership with the International Association of Forensic Nurses, is pleased to announce the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners’ Expert Witness Training. Read more
The Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) invites you to watch this year’s National Crime Victims’ Service Awards Ceremony via live stream as part of Read more
Proclamation for April 2017, National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month
The cycle of violence and trauma is interrupted when victims are able to access an established system of victim services and when communities deliver victim-centered, culturally competent justice. Read more
The OJJDP-funded National Gang Center has published “A Law Enforcement Official’s Guide to the OJJDP Comprehensive Gang Model.” This guide provides law enforcement with an overview of the OJJDP Comprehensive Gang Model, an Read more
Learn more about the latest news from OVC to include the 2017 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) Resource Guide and how to incorporate the contents into your Read more
National Criminal Justice Training Center Training Opportunity:
AMBER Alert in Indian Country- Child Protection Symposium.
Jun 1-2, 2017. Bismarck, ND.
Join other tribal officials and nationwide partners to address child protection issues in your community including child Read more
The deadline for submitting workshop proposals for the 2017 National Training Institute has been extended until next Friday, March 24, at 11:59pm ET. The National Center for Victims of Crime is looking for topics from Read more
The National Indian Child Welfare Association (NICWA) invites American Indian and Alaska Native artists to participate in our Call for Artists. NICWA is excited to once again Read more
The Department of Justice’s National Indian Country Training Initiative (NICTI), together with the Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention, is holding an Indian Country Strangulation Read more
The Administration for Children and Families, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administrations, the Administration for Community Living, the Offices of the Assistant Secretary for Health and the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Read more
Group mentoring has become increasingly popular as the model’s many benefits gain recognition. A group setting can foster teamwork and leadership skills, build strong peer connections, and minimize volunteer recruitment challenges. This webinar will Read more
The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is announcing the opportunity for Indian Tribes to apply for AmeriCorps grant funding that will support AmeriCorps members Read more
Summary of the session: Now that the VOCA Final Rule has been released, many more nonprofit agencies can apply for funding to assist unserved and underserved victims. The VOCA Final Rule released Read more
This comprehensive ONLINE training covers essential skills you need to guide, motivate, and support your staff to achieve your organization’s mission and vision.
Learn more about the latest news from OVC to include the 2017 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) Resource Guide and how to register for the NCVRW Awards Ceremony on Friday April 7, 2017! Read more
Since 2006, the Congressional Victims’ Rights Caucus has honored outstanding individuals, agencies and collaborative initiatives whose efforts directly benefit victims and survivors of crime, and promote individual and public safety. The Caucus Read more
This training will focus on identifying motor-vehicle related injuries as a public health problem in Native American communities. Session will also high-light the “Tribal Motor Vehicle Injury Prevention Best Practices Guide 2016” Read more
On February 9, 2017, the White House announced an Executive Order to form a Task Force on Crime Reduction and Public Safety. Read more here!
The Department of Justice’s National Indian Country Training Initiative (NICTI) is pleased to announce the Forensic Interviewing of Child and Adolescent Victims and Witnesses in Indian Country Seminar. The seminar Read more
Visit the National Human Trafficking Hotline website for resources that can assist mental health, VAWA and faith-based community professionals. A new feature to the Hotline includes national human trafficking statistics that can be searched by state for Read more
Approximately 1 in 10 teenagers nationwide who were in a relationship within the Read more
Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) FY 17 Tribal Sexual Assault Services Program Solicitation. This solicitation supports the establishment, maintenance, and expansion of program and projects with Indian country and Alaska Native Read more
The National Criminal Justice Training Center (NCJTC) has added two NEW online classes their catalog: “Investigative Strategies for Child Abduction Cases (ISCAC)” and “Tribal Oriented Policing Read more
Learn more about the latest news from OVC to include information about Joye Frost’s retirement from her position as OVC Director, how to register for the 2017 National Read more
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is amending its regulations concerning recognition of certain national, State, and regional or local organizations for purposes of VA claims Read more