Announcement: Register for November Webinars!

2016 NOVEMBER WEBINARS

We have a couple of webinars in November that you may be interested in! Feel free to register below. If you have questions or need assistance, please contact Alex Perotti at aperotti@taasa.org.


Title: EJC’s Legal Aid for Survivors of Sexual Assault

Date: Thursday, November 3rd

Time: 10:00-11:30am (CST)

Presenter: Gabriela Vega & Christopher Willett

Webinar Description: Staff attorneys Gabriela Vega and Christoper Willett of the Equal Justice Center (EJC) will provide an introduction to the EJC’s Legal Aid for Survivors of Sexual Assault project and give an overview of the employment rights of sexual assault survivors. The presentation will touch on the basics of employment discrimination law, including sexual harassment and disability discrimination; the Family and Medical Leave Act; unemployment compensation; and other employment-related issues. It will also provide suggestions on how advocates and other service providers can help ensure that employment rights are effectively exercised.

Register: https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/3841694005377744897


Title: New TAASA Resource: Tools for Working with Incarcerated Survivors

Date: Tuesday,  November 15th

Time: 10:00-11:30am (CST)

Presenter: Erica Gammill & Elia Inglis

Webinar Description:  This webinar will introduce TAASA’s new program resource and staff member that works on examining and eliminating prison rape in Texas correctional facilities. The training will cover relevant background on rates of prison rape across the state, the basics of the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA), and provide information, resources, and tools for service providers interested in working with incarcerated survivors.

Register: https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/170921659489304833

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