Provision of language access to police assistance at crime scenes results in improved accuracy of police reports, better crime scene investigations and more successful prosecutions. This training will discuss how providing qualified interpreters at crime scenes and U visa certification play crucial roles in improving community, victim and law enforcement officer safety.

Presented by the National Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project (NIWAP) in partnership with California Coalition Against Sexual Assault (CALCASA) Date: Monday, July 13, 2015 Time: 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time Cost: The webinar is free to all participants. Who: Attorneys, advocates, judges, court staff, and other professionals who work with or advocate for immigrant survivors. Where: Offered […]

Join us for two days of plenary sessions and interactive workshops exploring a holistic approach to working with immigrant survivors in a trauma informed manner. Participants will learn and share creative strategies while focusing on a wide range of advocacy options in areas of family law, immigration relief, language access and public benefits. To view the draft agenda, go to www.niwap.org/go/nola2015/