Announcement: 19TH ANNUAL CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION CONFERENCE – Champion for Children – March 23-24, 2018

Champion for Children presents a 2-day Conference to energize and mobilize people to put into action ideas that will improve the lives of abused children in our communities and to provide leadership on child abuse issues.

CEU’s & TCLEO provided.

Help us recognize your Champion for Children.

Abilene Convention Center

PO 6661 Abilene, TX 79608

C4cabilenetx@gmail.com

www.championforchildren.net

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Announcement: Texas Advanced Academy for Victim Assistance – Texas Victim Services Association

June 27 – 29, 2018 

Center for Child Protection

Conference Center Bldg. 2

8509 FM 969

Austin, TX

The academy will offer advanced training to professionals in criminal justice and non-profit settings who are leading the provision of victim services in a managerial or administrative capacity. This academy provides an opportunity to study and interact with other victim service providers to develop and enhance leadership and management skills, in order to strengthen the provision of consistent, high-quality, professional services to crime victims, their families, and local communities.

Who should attend? The academy content is designed for current and aspiring …

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Announcement: Coordinating Efforts to Combat Human Trafficking Conference – Texas A&M College of Nursing, Bryan, TX – Jan 26 2018

Please join the Texas A&M College of Nursing at the Coordinating Efforts to Combat Human Trafficking Conference on Friday January 26, 2018 at the Bryan Campus.

Conference registration link: https://nurs.catalog.instructure.com/courses/nurs-2000-human-trafficking-conference
Cost: $20 which covers lunch and the cost of continuing education.

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Continuing Medical Education: Texas A&M University College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Texas A&M University College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in …

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Announcement: TAASA Resolution Guidelines

Texas Association Against Sexual Assault (TAASA) is a membership organization that is committed to ending sexual violence in Texas. An important benefit of TAASA membership is the ability to propose and vote on resolutions.

What is a Resolution? A resolution is a formal expression of an intention to take action or make a commitment. Whether it is a commitment to raise awareness or take a specific stance, resolutions can provide direction and inform change.

How does TAASA use Resolutions? Resolutions are the basis of TAASA’s organizational policy & shapes the movement to end sexual violence in Texas. Approved resolutions will be used to help shape legislative efforts, guide the actions of the board, and provide direction …

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Announcement: Pediatric Strangulation MDT Training & Task Force Meeting – Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center – Jan 25-26 2018

Event Name Pediatric Strangulation MDT Training & Task Force Meeting Status Open Start 01/25/2018 08:00 AM End 01/26/2018 13:00 PM Registration Deadline 01/15/2018 00:00 AM  Location Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center
5351 Samuell Blvd.
Dallas,  Texas  75228
map & directions Class Code 2035 Credit Hours 8 Max Class Size 75 Description The Pediatric Strangulation MDT Training is providing this free opportunity to train investigators and other multidisciplinary team (MDT) members about pediatric strangulation to better recognize the signs and symptoms of strangulation, provide informed evaluations and medical care for victims, connect victims with crucial services and resources, collect information about strangulation incidents, and overall better serve children across Texas affected by this type of crime.

Students attending and successfully completing …

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Announcement: Pediatric Strangulation MDT Training & Task Force Meeting – San Antonio Police Department – Jan 22-23 2018

Event Name Pediatric Strangulation MDT Training & Task Force Meeting Status Open Start 01/22/2018 08:00 AM End 01/23/2018 12:00 PM Registration Deadline 01/12/2018 00:00 AM  Location San Antonio Police Department
315 S. Santa Rosa
San Antonio,  Texas  79207
map & directions Class Code 2035 Credit Hours 8 Max Class Size 30 Description The Pediatric Strangulation MDT Training is providing this free opportunity to train investigators and other multidisciplinary team (MDT) members about pediatric strangulation to better recognize the signs and symptoms of strangulation, provide informed evaluations and medical care for victims, connect victims with crucial services and resources, collect information about strangulation incidents, and overall better serve children across Texas affected by this type of crime.

Students attending and …

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Announcement: Pediatric Strangulation MDT Training & Task Force Meeting – The Children’s Assessment Center – Jan 11-12 2018

Event Name Pediatric Strangulation MDT Training & Task Force Meeting Status Open Start 01/11/2018 08:00 AM End 01/12/2018 13:00 PM Registration Deadline 01/01/2018 00:00 AM  Location The Children’s Assessment Center
2500 Bolsover
Houston,  Texas  77005
map & directions Class Code 2035 Credit Hours 8 Max Class Size 40 Description The Pediatric Strangulation MDT Training is providing this free opportunity to train investigators and other multidisciplinary team (MDT) members about pediatric strangulation to better recognize the signs and symptoms of strangulation, provide informed evaluations and medical care for victims, connect victims with crucial services and resources, collect information about strangulation incidents, and overall better serve children across Texas affected by this type of crime.

Students attending and successfully completing this …

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Announcement: Annual Tree of Angels Ceremony – Dec 3

Sunday, Dec 3 2017

6:00 p.m.

Calvary Episcopal Church

603 Spring Street

Bastrop, TX 78602

Honoring victims and survivors of violent crime.

Bring and angel ornament to hang on the tree in memory or honor of your loved one.

Tree of Angels Flyer

For more information contact: Lisa Jackson, Coordinator at 512-549-5038 Bastrop County Sheriff’s Office, Victim Services Division.

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Announcement: Annual Tree of Angels Honoring Victims of Violent Crime – Dec 5

People Against Violent Crime along with the Criminal Justice Community cordially invites you to join us for the 27th Annual Tree of Angels Honoring Victims of Violent Crime

Families and friends of a victim and survivors of a violent crime are invited to bring an angel ornament to place on two special Christmas trees and together we will remember families whose lives have been touched by violent crime.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 6:30 p.m.

Central Christian Church

1110 Guadalupe Street

Austin, Texas 78701

http://www.treeofangels.org

Reception immediately following the ceremony

No RSVP Required

PDF Invitation

Prior to the ceremony we are requesting all angels are identified by name (first …

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