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DV & Its Interconnectedness with Homelessness, Housing Rights & Resources-11.10.21

This is a recording of a webinar that took place on November 10th, 2021.

This training is part 2 of a 2-part series on best practices for working with survivors of domestic violence. You can find Part 1 of the training here: https://allchicago.talentlms.com/catalog/info/id:530

Description: In the second training the participants will understand how homelessness is connected with domestic violence and housing is one of the most critical needs of DV survivors. The session will also familiarize the participants with the barriers and challenges in housing DV survivors and what laws, rights and resources are available to address some of these gaps. The final session will focus on a support and connect approach so survivors could be assisted in a trauma-informed and timely way. Some important resources will be shared with the group.

Recommended Audience: Any staff who may encounter survivors of domestic violence in their programs, anyone interested in learning more about resources for domestic violence survivors

Presenter: Meher Rehman and Jessica Kalmewicki, The Network
Legal Aid Chicago

Date: 11/10/2021 CEUs Available: No Time of training: 9:00-11:00am Training Format: Recorded Webinar

  • Recording of Webinar
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever