The Basics of Advocates Working with Law Enforcement in Response to Intimate Partner Violence in Indian Country
This webinar will focus on basic best practices for advocates and domestic violence programs working with Tribal law enforcement in Indian Country. Building knowledge and networking within these systems is essential to increasing the safety of Native women and their children and other relatives experiencing intimate partner violence. This webinar will also provide stepping stones and basic foundations to working with relatives who are navigating through law enforcement systems in our communities and how we as advocates can help.
Focus areas- Advocacy Safety Basics, Navigating Tribal Law Enforcement Systems Basics, Federal Updates that Impact Tribal Law Enforcement and Survivor Safety, Knowing Tribal Codes in Your Community, and Forward Thinking: Tribal Community System Networking Efforts to Increase Survivor Support and Safety.