Best Practices for Working with DV Criminalized Survivors, Incarcerated Survivors and Formerly Incarcerated Survivors

Thursday, December 12, 2019
10:30 am4:00 pm
University Club 141 Washington Ave. Albany, NY 12210
Best Practices for Working with DV Criminalized Survivors,  Incarcerated Survivors and Formerly Incarcerated Survivors

NYSCADV, in collaboration with the Women and Justice Project (WJP) and STEPS to End Family Violence - Rising Ground, is pleased to present Best Practices for Working with DV Criminalized Survivors, Incarcerated Survivors and Formerly Incarcerated Survivors.

Topics to be covered include:
• The intersections of domestic violence and the criminal legal system;
• Criminalized survivors and their journey through the criminal legal system;
• Best practices for serving incarcerated and formerly incarcerated survivors as well as those under community supervision;
• Supporting DV survivors after incarceration; and,
• The impact of the Domestic Violence Survivors Justice Act on DV criminalized survivors and those currently incarcerated and how it can be applied.