September 25-27, 2019 | Appleton, WI | Classroom
The Wisconsin Victim Assistance Academy provides victim advocates, counselors, attorneys, and law enforcement with basic knowledge, skills, and legal approaches for best serving victims of crime. Gain insights into victims’ rights as well as the trauma that victims are experiencing. The academy is highly recommended for those who are new to victim services (0-5 years of experience).
A limited amount of financial assistance to cover lodging may be available for Wisconsin-based service providers who serve crime victims AND are employed by a nonprofit organization. After you register, please provide a current resume, letter of support, and a signed supervisor support form (found in resources tab) to Rachel Staedt at email@example.com. This Academy is supported by the Victims of Crime Act funds awarded to the Wisconsin Department of Justice, Office of Crime Victim Services under a grant from the U.S. Department of Justice Office for Victims of Crime.
The academy is highly recommended for those who are new to victim services (0-5 years of experience).
Fox Valley Technical College 1825 N Bluemound Drive Appleton, WI 54912
Lodging scholarships are available if needed. All reservations will be made on behalf of participants who are accepted into the Academy.