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Power Hour: Chat with an Expert – 115.12 - Contracting with other entities for the confinement of inmates

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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."

This webinar is presented by Carol Schrader, Esq., Victim Rights Law Center.  

Anyone working in confinement settings or collaborating with correctional facilities to eliminate sexual abuse in confinement is welcome to participate in this webinar. It will be especially useful for community-based victim service providers who support sexual abuse survivors in confinement or who are interested in starting this work. In addition, confinement facility staff members who want to develop or enhance relationships with community-based victim service providers in order to carry out their obligations under the PREA Standards will benefit from this educational opportunity. 

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 - 115.33 - Inmate/resident education

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Take advantage of an opportunity to delve a little deeper into PREA Standard in Focus 115.33 - Inmate/resident education.

Our presenter is Sarah True, program manager II at the PRC. During this webinar, we cover each area of the Standard in Focus document and devote time to answering audience questions. We encourage you to share this webinar recording with your colleagues and use it as an opportunity for ongoing education.

Power Hour: Chat with a PREA Expert - 115.17 - Hiring and promotion decisions

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Take advantage of an opportunity to delve a little deeper into lingering questions you may have about PREA Standard in Focus 115.17 - Hiring and promotion decisions.

Our presenter is Marion Morgan, a senior adviser at the PRC. During this webinar, we cover each area of the Standard in Focus document and devote time to answering your questions. We encourage you to invite your colleagues to listen and to use it as an opportunity for education.

Power Hour: Chat with a PREA Expert- 115.71 Criminal and Administrative Agency Investigations

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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.

Power Hour: Chat with a PREA Expert - 115.13 Supervision and Monitoring

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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 – 115.13: Supervision and Monitoring.

Our presenter is Lisa Capers, Senior Program Manager at the National PREA Resource Center.

Understanding Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex Inmates, Residents, and Detainees

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This pre-recorded webinar focuses on common terminology relating to sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, research, statistics, and the application of specific PREA standards pertaining to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) people in confinement.