As a faith leader you are in the best position to help someone who is experiencing abuse. Are you ready to respond? Do you know the resources in Lycoming County needed to help a victim? PA Coalition Against Domestic Violence has many resources on how faith leaders can work with victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Kacie Greer Hopkins, Community Educator with Wise Options at the YWCA North Central PA will share these resources with you during this important training.
This training will give faith leaders the opportunity to:
Expand your knowledge and understanding of domestic violence and sexual assault, including different forms of abuse and red flags.
Support and guide congregants experiencing or witnessing abuse.
Learn ways your congregation can help prevent domestic violence and sexual assault.
Make appropriate referrals and build partnership with Wise Options.
All faith leaders in Lycoming County are invited to this free training. There are two opportunities to attend this training.