Through a cooperative agreement between BJA and Impact Justice

Developing Partnerships with Community-Based Service Providers – Part II

Date / Time
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Webinar Host
Just Detention International & Vera Institute of Justice
Presenter (s)
Monica Lugo, PREA Coordinator, Bexar County, TX Sheriff's Office Adult Detention Center
Deana Buril, Director of Crisis Intervention, The Rape Crisis Center, San Antonio, TX
Cynthia Totten, Senior Program Director, Just Detention International
Chris Daley, Deputy Executive Director, Just Detention International
Other Experts: TBA

Content of the Webinar:

Just Detention International, in collaboration with the National PREA Resource Center, presents Part II of a two-part webinar series on how to include victim service providers in a facility’s sexual abuse prevention and response efforts. In this webinar, the PREA Coordinator for the Bexar County Jail and the Director of Crisis Intervention for the Rape Crisis Center of San Antonio will discuss their collaboration to provide services for jail inmates. They will review their memorandum of understanding and provide guidance on navigating difficult issues, including confidentiality and the different guidelines and responsibilities for corrections agencies and service providers. Other experts will discuss additional roles that community-based organizations can play in PREA implementation.

Who Should Attend:

Representatives from state departments of corrections, jails, juvenile agencies, community corrections agencies, and lockups. PREA Coordinators and PREA Compliance Managers are encouraged to attend. Other recommended attendees include community-based victim service organizations and members of sexual assault response teams (SARTs).

Click here for the PowerPoint presentation of this webinar.