Events will be held at YWCA Richmond, 6 N 5th St, Richmond, VA 23219 unless otherwise noted. All events are free and open to all. Registration is strongly encouraged. Visit our Eventbrite page to sign up for these events!
KNOW YOUR IX
April 5 – 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Hear from Virginia Union University’s Deputy Title IX Coordinator, Dolores Carrington-Hill, about how Title IX helps survivors and how we as individuals, groups, and communities can support and prevent sexual violence on college campuses
STEWARDS OF CHILDREN
Free Training + Certification
April 10 – 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
In partnership with Greater Richmond SCAN, YWCA Richmond will host this globally recognized training on how to recognize, react to and prevent child sexual abuse.
ADVOCACY FOR EVERY AGE: HOW TO SUPPORT OLDER ADULT SURVIVORS
April 19 – 12 p.m.- 1 p.m.
Virginia Center on Aging’s Program Manager, Courtney O’Hara, will speak about the issue of elder sexual abuse and the importance of supporting survivors no matter the age.
AUDRIE & DAISY
Film Screening + Discussion
April 20 – 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Libbie Mill Library, 2100 Libbie Lake East St.
See the documentary raising awareness about teenage sexual violence, cyber bullying, and community involvement in supporting survivors. A discussion will follow facilitated by YWCA Richmond’s teen facilitation group and Hermitage High School’s Girl Up Club. Presented in partnership with Safe Harbor.
Please direct all inquiries to:
Rachael Kaufman, Community Outreach Specialist
804-643-6761 ext. 101