Webinars

The PREA Resource Center hosts frequent webinars on various topics related to the PREA Standards, implementation, and the audit. You'll find all upcoming and archived webinars listed on this page. 

Upcoming webinars

There are no Upcoming Webinars at this time.

Past webinars

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Power Hour: Chat with a PREA Expert on Standard 115.41

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PRC Co-director Michela Bowman will be presenting a two-part Power Hour series on PREA standards 115.41 - Screening for risk of victimization and abusiveness and 115.42 - Use of screening information. Attendees are encouraged to attend both webinars.

Review the PREA Standard in Focus 115.41 - Screening for risk of victimization and abusiveness.

PREA Auditor Training Informational Webinar

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The application for the 2020 PREA Auditor Training will open in mid-October and will remain open for two months. The training will be held in late July of 2020 (pending availability of resources and DOJ conference approval). Please note this is the only auditor training scheduled for 2020. An announcement will go out on the day that the application opens.

Power Hour: Chat with a PREA Expert on Standard 115.12

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Take advantage of an opportunity to delve a little deeper into PREA Standard in Focus 115.12 - Contracting with other entities for the confinement of inmates.

Our presenter is Josh Delaney from the DOJ Civil Rights Division. During this webinar, we cover each area of the Standard in Focus document and devote time to answering questions. We encourage you to invite your colleagues to use this webinar as an opportunity for ongoing education.

In as Confidential a Manner as Possible: Community-based Advocacy in Confinement

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Join the PREA Resource Center (PRC) and the Victim Rights Law Center for a webinar on providing confidential services to sexual assault survivors in confinement. After holding two national focus groups to learn from community-based victim service providers about the successes and challenges in their work, they share their findings on how to support survivors "in as confidential a manner as possible."

Implementing the PREA Standards, Protecting Inmates, and Safeguarding Communities FY 2019 Competitive Grant Announcement: Informational Webinar

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The U.S. Department of Justice has announced the fiscal year 2019 site-based grant program, entitled Implementing the PREA Standards, Protecting Inmates, and Safeguarding Communities. The purpose of this program is to assist confinement facilities and the agencies that oversee them in implementing prevention, identification, and response mechanisms that reduce the incidence of sexual abuse in these facilities, and to promote compliance with the PREA standards. 

Applications are due by May 22, 2019.

Learn more about the FY 2019 site-based grant program.

Power Hour: Chat with a PREA Expert on Standard 115.71

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Take advantage of an opportunity to delve a little deeper regarding lingering questions you may have about the PREA Standard in Focus – 115.71: Criminal and Administrative Agency Investigations.

Our presenter is Marion Morgan, Senior Program Manager at the National PREA Resource Center.