Join us for our Community of Practice* (CoP) meeting series featuring current OVC grantees and their unique approaches to providing victim services in Tribal communities. The CoP includes a presentation from grantees with time for facilitated Q&A.
Registration is below, please select all dates you will attend.
The grantee highlights schedule is:
April 1, 2021: Bay Mills Indian Community (Michigan)
Bay Mills Indian Community, Tribal Court Advocacy Program staff will discuss their experience with establishing a new Tribal Victim Services Program. Liza will share information on collaborating, communicating, and the importance of self-care.
April 14, 2021: Bishop Paiute Tribe (California)
Bishop Paiute Tribe staff will discuss their planning and approach to community outreach. Innovative practices include the development and launch of a community podcast used to inspire and encourage victims and survivors to reach out for services.
April 15, 2021: Comanche Nation and Choctaw Nation (Oklahoma)
Comanche Nation staff will discuss innovative ways they have provided direct services to victims during the COVID-19 pandemic. Choctaw Nation staff will speak about their longevity, spanning over two decades, and the success they have in sustaining outreach to victims of crime.
April 16, 2021: Native Alliance Against Violence (Oklahoma) and Native Village of Ft. Yukon (Alaska)
Native Alliance Against Violence staff will detail how they developed a strategic plan for their program. Native Village of Ft. Yukon staff will discuss services they provide to crime victims to increase the access and variety of services using their guiding concepts.
*Community of Practice meetings are not recorded and will not be available for future viewing.