VOCA Bulletin Board for Trainings

CPJAD is providing an electronic bulletin board of trainings for government and nonprofit agencies serving crime victims in the State.  Agencies and individuals are invited to submit training flyers with registration information to calleen.j.ching@hawaii.gov to be posted on this Training Events Bulletin Board.


The Department of the Attorney General announces the following upcoming training events for the Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) agencies and service providers. 

Safety Planning for Victims of Violence (Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Human Trafficking)
Presenter(s):  Cristina Arias, VP of Survivor Advocacy Services, DVAC; Grace Huang, Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence (API); Marci Lopes, Deputy Director, DVAC

  • Date:  Monday, August 27, 2018
  • Time:  8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Location:  Ala Moana Hotel (Carnation Room), Honolulu, Hawaii

Topics to include:

  • Safety Planning 101 – Survivor-Driven Tool for Safe Escape
  • Different Survivor Communities – Different Safety Plans
  • Special Populations – One Size Does Not Fit All
  • Survivor Presentation and Panel

Register Here:  Safety Planning for Victims of Violence

Serving Micronesian Crime Victims in Hawaii
Presenter(s):  The Micronesian Cultural Awareness Project (MCAP)

  • Date:  Tuesday, August 28, 2018
  • Time:  8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Location:  Ala Moana Hotel (Carnation Room), Honolulu, Hawaii

Learning Objectives:

  • Have increased understanding of Micronesia’s geography, environment, history, peoples and cultures
  • Have increased awareness and understanding of Micronesian cultural values and social systems and norms
  • Be equipped with culturally sensitive strategies and approaches for working with Micronesians
  • Be provided with information on resources in the Micronesian community or access to Micronesian resources to enhance services

Register Here:  Serving Micronesian Crime Victims in Hawaii