Upcoming Trainings

Look for upcoming trainings in your area below!

February 20th, 2014 — Webinar
“Obtaining U Visa Certification from Judges in Protection Order, Family, Criminal and Other State Court Proceedings”
Sixth in our series of seven webinars. Click here to register!
Wednesday, March 19th, 2014 — Webinar
“Trauma-Informed Care, Part 2: The Nuts and Bolts of Immigration Story Writing Intervention”
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Other Recent Trainings

You can view the materials from other past trainings at our web library.

January 31st, 2014 — Washington, DC
“State Courts and the Protection of Immigrant Crime Victims and Children Training”
Access related materials on our web library at www.niwap.org/go/sji!
November 19th-20th, 2013 — Tallahassee, FL
“Developing Collaborations That Result in U Visa Certifications Supports Officers, Community, and Victim Safety”
Presentation at the national conference for Office on Violence Against Women law enforcement and prosecution grantees.
The materials are available on our web library at www.niwap.org/go/BWJP!
November 8th, 2013 — Wisconsin Dells, WI
Second of two pilot trainings for family court judges on issues that arise for immigrant victims in family court.
Access related materials on our web library at www.niwap.org/go/sji!
Wednesday, October 30 th, 2013 — Webinar
“Trauma-Informed Care: Promoting Healing While Strengthening Survivors’ Immigration Case”
Fifth in our series of five seven webinars, this training addressed a trauma-informed approach to developing affadavits for VAWA and U visa cases.
Access the materials (and soon, the recording!) on our web library at www.niwap.org/go/trauma-materials!
October 18th, 2013 — Austin, TX
This was the first of two pilot trainings for family court judges on issues that arise for immigrant victims in family court.
Access related materials on our web library at www.niwap.org/go/sji!
October 1st, 2013 — Wethersfield, CT
“U and T Visas for Immigrant Survivors”
This training, aimed to enhance advocacy particularly when assisting immigrant survivors of violence, is being sponsored by the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence. This training will include topics such as U and T visas for protecting victims without immigration status, strengthening relationships with law enforcement, and discussing challenges and solutions to the U visa certification process.
View materials at our web library!
June 26th – 27th, 2013 — Conference
“Serving Immigrant Victims of Sexual Assault: Best Practices”
View materials from all the workshops at our web library!
April 19th, 2013 — Webinar
“Yes We Can!: Public Benefits for Immigrant Survivors”
Fourth in a series of 5 webinars. To access the materials used in the webinar, please visit www.niwap.org/go/public-benefits-materials
April 22nd, 2013 — Riverside, CA
“The Use of the U-visa to Improve Law Enforcement’s Work with Immigrant Victims”
March 15th, 2013 — Atlanta, GA
“The Use of the U-visa to Improve Law Enforcement’s Work with Immigrant Victims”
March 14th, 2013 — Atlanta, GA
“The Use of the U-visa to Improve Law Enforcement’s Work with Immigrant Victims”
Since demand was so high for the Atlanta training, we added an extra half-day session for those we could not accomodate on the 15th due to space limits.
February 19th, 2013 — Salem, OR
“The Use of the U-visa to Improve Law Enforcement’s Work with Immigrant Victims”
February 15th, 2013 — Webinar
“Lessons Learned from Law Enforcement: How Collaborations That Result in U Visa Certifications Support Safer Communities”
Third in a series of 5 webinars. To view a recording of the webinar and access the materials used in the webinar, please visit www.niwap.org/go/collaborating-with-le.
November 14th and 15th, 2012 — Atlanta, GA
“What Works For Immigrant Survivors: Building Collaboration With Law Enforcement, U Visa Certification, and Family Court Emerging Issues”
To access the materials used at this training, please visit www.niwap.org/go/ovw-atlanta-2012.
November 5th, 2012 — Webinar
“Improving Outcomes for Immigrant Survivors Involved in Custody Disputes”
Second in a series of 5 webinars. To view a recording of the webinar and access the materials used in the webinar, please visit www.niwap.org/go/custody-materials
September 21st, 2012 — New Orleans, Louisiana
“The Use of the U-visa to Improve Law Enforcement’s Work with Immigrant Victims”
September 6th, 2012 — Webinar
“Safety Planning for Immigrant Survivors Using DHS’s New Victim Protection Policies”
First in a series of 5 webinars. To view a recording of the webinar and access the materials used in the webinar, please visit www.niwap.org/go/safety-planning-materials.