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This session provides detailed, practical tips on where to begin with a new campus case, how to assist a survivor with obtaining the safety and remedial measures they need, and how to assist a survivor throughout all stages of the resolution process.Requirements under the federal Clery Act provide a foundation for an institution's campus safety and security policies.The National Sexual Violence Resource Center has designated April as National Sexual Assault Awareness month, in recognition of the widespread prevalence of sexual assault nationwide.This April, the 2017 Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) campaign is focused on calling new voices to help bring about change to the culture of preventing sexual violence.This session features two speakers from the Utah Trafficking in Persons Task Force, Corey, J. The session highlights the complex vulnerabilities associated with trafficking of native minor and adult victims, and evaluates cross-disciplinary collaborative efforts.Speakers identify lessons learned from the case study that contributed to a successful conviction and to diverse short and long term outcomes for survivors.Participants gain information on how to incorporate survivor leadership and feedback into programming, ensuring a trauma-informed framework when engaging survivors, and share successful characteristics and methods for resolving challenges related to survivor-informed services. The webinar features a presentation by Kendra Harding, Program Coordinator with New Options for Women, a program of Lifeworks NW in Portland, Oregon.
The session highlights why victims of human trafficking need post-conviction relief, Vacatur law and other post-conviction relief, and important considerations for post-conviction legal work on behalf of trafficked clients.
This session addresses the unique challenges of creating a safety plan that meets the specific needs of victims in a campus environment, explores how safety planning for sexual violence can be different than safety planning for domestic violence, and discusses strategies for protecting victim privacy and safety.
Title IX requires that "upon notice of gender-based harassment that creates a hostile environment, an institution must take immediate action to eliminate the harassment, prevent its recurrence, and address its effects." In order to remedy the hostile environment, campuses should provide safety and remedial measures and the option to participate in their resolution/conduct process.
Two federal laws—the Jeanne Clery Act and Title IX—influence campus prevention and response to sexual violence.
This webinar highlights how the laws intersect regarding requirements, resources, and options available to campus survivors.