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Violence & Health
April 3-5, 2003
The Coast Plaza Hotel, Vancouver, BC (Canada)

The purpose of this conference is to provide an interdisciplinary forum to explore the health care needs of sexual assault survivors, women experiencing violence in intimate relationships, and children who have experienced abuse.

For more information, call the Interprofessional Continuing Education at 604-822-4965 or fax 604-822-4835


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3rd Annual International Association of Forensic Mental Health Services Conference
From Institutions to the Community

April 9-12, 2003
Miami Beach, Florida

For more information, click here

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Exploring Family and Sexual Violence
April 10, 2003
Heritage Hall, Vancouver, BC

One day workshop hosted by Information Services Vancouver at 3102 Main St.

The workshop will coincide with the start of our new province-wide service:
VictimLINK: Help and Information Line
- 24 hours a day for victims of crime, family and sexual violence

Cost = $35 plus GST (includes lunch and snacks)

For more information, call Margaret at 604-875-6431.

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3rd Annual Creating a Legacy of Hope Walk
for the Prevention of Violence Against Women and Children

April 27, 2003
10am, Central Park, Burnaby, BC

Presented by the BC/Yukon Society of Transition Houses and the Marguerite Dixon Transition House.

For more information, email BC/Y or phone: 604-669-6943.

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A Practitioner's Guide to Intimate Partner Abuse and Femicide:
Safety, Mental Health Issues and Risk Assessment

May 26, 2003
Mount St. Vincent University (Rosaria Centre), Halifax, NS

$50 including lunch and refreshments.
Hosted by: Metro Interagency Committee on Family Violence

Presenter: Dr Jacquelyn Campbell, Johns Hopkins University
In the morning session, Dr Campbell will discuss the health and mental health effects of domestic violence. In the afternoon, she will explain how to do risk assessment with women living with intimate partner violence.

Please preregister by April 21st. Registration form can be found at the NS Advisory Council for the Status of Women website.

Questions? Concerns? Contact Verona Singer

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6th International Conference on Restorative Justice
"Best Practices in Restorative Justice"

June 1-4, 2003
Coast Plaza Hotel, Vancouver, BC

For more information, contact the Centre for Restorative Justice at Simon Fraser University

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Second World Congress on Family Violence (WCFV)
Protecting Every Generation - Sharing Solutions that Prevent Child Abuse, Spouse/Partner Abuse (Domestic Violence), and Elder Abuse

June 21-26, 2003
Prague, Czech Republic

For more information, contact WCFV

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8th International Conference on Family Violence
Advocacy, Assessment, Intervention, Research, Prevention and Policy

September 16-20, 2003
Town & Country Hotel and Convention Center, San Diego, California

For more information, contact the Family Violence & Sexual Assault Institute (FVSAI)

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Justice Institute of BC - 2003 Programs and Courses

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