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Basic Advocacy Training

April 18, 2017 @ 9:00 am - April 20, 2017 @ 3:00 pm

REGISTRATION: To register for this training, please click on the link below. Registration deadline is Tuesday, April 11.

If you are applying for a scholarship, registration deadline is Friday, March 17. Please see below for more details regarding scholarships. (You will need your MCADSV member login in to register.)


WHO: Are you a new advocate, SANE nurse, counselor, or volunteer who provides direct services to victims of domestic and sexual violence? Are you an advocacy veteran who needs to sharpen your skills and be re-inspired? Join us for three days of training and networking, where we will discuss best practices in victim advocacy. Training is free to members and scholarships are available on a very limited basis to help attendees pay for lodging and travel (meals excluded).

WHY: The purpose of this training is to provide victim service professionals with the training and tools needed to assist both domestic and sexual assault victims effectively and sensitively. Through a variety of scenarios and activities, advocates will develop skills in effective advocacy techniques, service provision, safety planning, communication, active listening, economic justice, self-care, and more.

WHERE: The training will take place at the The Montana Club.

CONTACT INFORMATION: For any questions regarding the training, or if you have any trouble with registration or the scholarship application, please contact Training and Event Coordinator, Amber Johnson, at 406-443-7794 x117 or email her at ajohnson@mcadsv.com.


April 18, 2017 @ 9:00 am
April 20, 2017 @ 3:00 pm