Outreach & Education
Domestic Violence Presentations
To request a presentation, use our presentation request form here. If you have questions, call 651-726-5233.
Domestic Violence 101
Learn about signs of domestic violence, facts & figures about how this issue affects our community, and about the cycle of abuse. This presentation can be modified to meet the learning needs of a particular group (i.e. younger students, professional caregivers, volunteers, etc.).
Women’s Advocates 101
Women’s Advocates is part of the legacy of protecting victims and survivors of domestic violence in our country. Learn about how this organization was founded and its impact on our community since 1974. Learn about how to become engaged in our mission and about each of our program’s impacts on the lives of women and children.
Dating Violence 101
Learn about the various forms of dating violence, risk factors, warning signs, and consequences. This presentation also provides participants with a chance to investigate potential biases against dating violence survivors and how to explore intervention and prevention strategies.
Engaging Boys & Men in Violence Prevention
Learn about male violence perpetration against women, as well as easy strategies to get men more interested and involved in violence prevention efforts by building on their strengths. The ultimate goal of this presentation is to help boys and men feel comfortable and involved in violence prevention roles without feeling blamed.
Learn about how survivors may be negatively impacted by dating violence and how dating violence operates. This presentation focuses on ways to guide teenagers and young adults to learn strategies that can help them build healthier relationships with their intimate partners.
Human Trafficking 101
This presentation provides an overview of human trafficking and how survivors may be negatively impacted by trafficking trauma. Learn about the components of trafficking, how it operates, and explore warning signs that individuals may be victims of trafficking.
LGBTQ+ Dating Violence
Learn how LGBTQ+ youth may be negatively impacted by dating violence, how their gender and sexual identities may be used against them by their abusers, and how victim service providers can value and empower LGBTQ+ survivors and collaborate with LGBTQ+ organizations to become more inclusive.
Sexual Violence 101
This presentation explores various forms of sexual violence, warning signs of sexual violence perpetrators, the negative impacts of sexual violence on victims, and prevention strategies. Learn about victim-blaming and dispel various sexual assault myths.
Digital Dating Violence
Learn about various forms of digital dating violence as carried out through social media and technology, ways that digital dating violence affects victims, and unhealthy digital behaviors in an intimate relationship. This presentation explores how technology and social media, with all their benefits and contributions to communication and connection, can also be used as a method of power and control.