2017 Training Forum

“each with a story” by Sheila Norgate

Advancing Safety Through Connection and Community

Over 300 anti-violence workers, along with colleagues from government, health, policing, academia and more, attended EVA BC’s Annual Training Forum, Advancing Safety Through Connection and Community, on November 16 and 17, 2017 at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel in Richmond, BC.

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 Keynote Speakers

  • Deputy Commissioner Brenda Butterworth-Carr, Commanding Officer, RCMP “E” Division – Working Together to Keep British Columbians Safe
  • Jan Ference – Early Attachment and the Neurobiological Impact of Trauma, Violence and Neglect
  • Child and Youth Advocacy Centres Plenary Panel – A Multi-Disciplinary Response to Violence Against Children and Youth
  • Vikki Reynolds – Justice-Doing with Each Other: Working with Our Colleagues with Dignity and Respect

2017 Keynote Speeches from the Training Forum will soon be available on our YouTube page.

Artwork kindly provided by Sheila Norgate, Gabriola Island, BC.

This event was made possible with funding from the BC Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General and Department of Justice Canada.

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