Region 7 Workshop

Mon, 2010-10-25 09:00 - Thu, 2010-10-28 17:00
Region 7 Workshop
October 25 - 28, 2010
Best Western, 1 Sunridge Ln, Baker City, OR 97814-2254 

October 25

12:30 - 1:00 Snacks, Networking and Welcome

1:00 - 4:00 Economic Justice 101 presented by Sailor Holladay, Economic Justice Coordinator (EJC) 
This workshop will cover the basics of how economic issues affect both domestic and sexual violence survivors and advocates and how we can build financial literacy in our programs. Participants will define economic justice, learn about financial abuse and financial safety planning, the racial wealth gap as well as statewide and national resources available to them.

4:00 - 4:15 Wrap - up, Evaluation, Door Prizes


October 26

8:30 - 9:00 Coffee, Networking and Welcome

9:00 - 12:00 Advanced Economic Justice for Advocates and Survivors presented by Maggie Reilly, MESA Program Manager, CASA of Oregon 
This worksop will continue to vision toward an economically-just Oregon, cover media and economic literacy, budgeting, IDAs and matched savings programs and free tax preparation.

12:00 - 1:15 Lunch

1:15 - 4:45 Advanced EJ for Advocates and Survivors, continued presented by Sailor Holladay, EJC 
This workshop will continue with Money Bingo, a socio-economic survey and fishbowl, The Psychology of Money, small group discussions and presentations on implementing Economic Justice work into our programs.

4:45 - 5:00 Wrap - up, Evaluation, Door Prizes


October 27

8:30 - 9:00 Coffee, Networking, Welcome

9:00 - 12:00 Transforming a Culture of Violence Through Social Norms Change presented by Gabby Santos, Program Coordinator for Underserved Communities (PCUC)
This workshop provides an overview and critical analysis of primary prevention and organizational change to support it. The social change approach will be presented and illustrated. We will explore various frameworks, key language, organizational changes, outcomes, efforts and social media that promote equality and social justice. 

12:00 - 1:15 Lunch

1:15 - 4:45 Transforming a Culture of Violence Through Social Norms Change, continued presented by Gabby Santos, PCUC

4:45 - 5:00 Wrap-up, Evaluations, Door Prizes



October 28

9:00 - 9:30 Coffee, Networking, Welcome

9:30 - 12:00 Strengthening Services for Sexual Violence Survivors presented by Jessica Gillbertson, Sexual Violence Program Coordinator and Dustina Haase- Lanier, Program Coordinator for Technical Assistance (PCTA) 
This workshop will examine the aspects of strengthening sexual violence programming within dual/multi-purpose agencies by helping to expand a strong foundational knowledge of the dynamics of sexual violence, exploring the wide range of trauma reactions experienced by survivors of sexual violence and assessing the structural shifts that dual/multi-service agencies can utilize to work toward improved and specialized services for survivors of sexual violence and continue the ongoing work to end all forms of violence. 

12:00- 1:15 Lunch

1:15 - 4:45 Advanced Technology Safety presented by Gabby Santos, PCUC and Dustina Haase-Lanier, PCTA 
This workshop will explore how technology has evolved in the last year and how to keep up with the constant changes. We will also discuss how we as advocates can address the many ways in which technology is used as a benefit and risk to survivors.

4:45 - 5:00 Wrap - up, Evaluation, Door Prizes