Victim Impact Awareness Training

Event Date: 
April 23, 2015

Victim Impact Awareness Training - Free Event

WHEN | Thursday April 23, 2015 9:00AM -4:00PM
LOCATION | Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athletes Way, Vancouver BC

Children of the Street Society in partnership with Justice Canada, PLEA Community Services, The Vancouver Police Department and the Office to Combat Trafficking in Persons British Columbia Ministry of Justice presents a free one-day training session.

Learn about the impacts sexual exploitation and trafficking has on children, youth and families. Join our experts in the field who will provide insight on how to support victims affected by this issue.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided. Register at http://www.childrenofthestreet.com/training

Presenters:

Victor Porter – – BC’s response to human trafficking - Office to Combat Trafficking in Persons British Columbia Ministry of Justice

Karen Zilke and Rusty Fostvelt – Vancouver Police Department Yankee 20 – Understanding the victim’s perspective

Julia Harris – PLEA Community Services Society of BC – Strategies on how to support youth

Diane Sowden – Children of the Street Society – Importance of supporting parents