Accessibility Program Regional Training on Abuse in Later Life

Date: 
08/29/2017 - 9:00am to 3:30pm
Venue: 
Aloft Jacksonville Tapestry Park
4812 W Deer Lake Dr
Jacksonville, FL 32246

 

The Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence will host a one-day regional training on Abuse in Later Life. The purpose of the training is to increase knowledge and awareness regarding the barriers and obstacles to safety for survivors living with abuse in later life.

Guest Speaker:

Michael LaRiviere is a Victim Services Officer for the Salem Police Department. VSO LaRiviere has conducted extensive training and has provided consultation and technical assistance both nationally and internationally as well as assisting in the development of training curricula for local, state, national, and military audiences. Mr. LaRiviere earned his B.S. in Human Services at Springfield College. He has been honored with a community award from HAWC (Help for Abused Women and Their Children) for taking concrete steps to end domestic violence and in 2002, he was recognized by the Office on Violence Against Women for his extraordinary contribution to the prevention of domestic violence. Officer LaRiviere served as a member of the congressionally appointed Department of Defense Taskforce on Domestic Violence.

Travel Scholarships avaliable 

 

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