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Best Practices Conference
October 3, 2014 (more)
Early Bird Registration Discount Extended
Until September 26!
Who We Are
We are a multi-disciplinary and multi-system based group working
together to prevent sexual and domestic violence in our
community. Our membership includes individuals from law enforcement,
the courts, prosecutors and private attorneys, advocates, service providers,
health care and mental health providers, children’s services, adult protective
services, youth programs, batterer’s intervention programs, first responders
(Fire/EMS), school professionals, businesses and others from our community that
simply want to lend a hand.
The third Tuesday of
every month from 12pm-1pm
For the year 2014, the Task Force will be meeting at
Tumwater City Hall, in the training room. The actual address for Tumwater
City Hall is 555 Israel Road SW, Tumwater. Please go to the front desk of
the Tumwater Police Department just inside the entry doors and they will direct
you to the room.
Lisa Wahl, Co-Chair
Phone: (360) 493-7469
Cailen Wevodau, Co-Chair
Provide the opportunity for individuals and agencies within our own community to
come together on a regular basis to network, learn about services and resources,
train each other, identify system gaps and promote collaboration on ending sexual
and domestic violence.
Research/identify, coordinate and promote effective community interventions that minimize
domestic violence and sexual assault.
Influence the systems we work with to produce a continuum of prevention and response that
raises standards of care/services for all victims to increase victim safety and
Promote education and training to community residents, agencies, businesses, schools and other
entities to include providing an annual conference or summit in our own community.
Annually assess our own structure and goals.
Serve as a consultant body for review of legislative and policy issues.
Make ourselves available as an educated body to consult with individuals and/or agencies in order
to provide assistance, education and/or support in the overall goal of ending sexual and domestic