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Desmond Hotel and Conference Center

600 Albany Shaker Road, Albany 12211

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The New York State Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence will host a Domestic Violence Risk Reduction Summit from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, October 23, 2018, at the Desmond Hotel and Conference Center, 600 Albany Shaker Road, Albany, N.Y. 12211

The event will feature presentations from law enforcement agencies and service providers collaborating to identify and respond to victims of domestic violence who are at high risk of being killed or seriously injured by an intimate partner.

The information will benefit professionals interested in developing and implementing high-risk teams in their communities: police, prosecutors, domestic violence service providers and probation professionals, among others.

Topics include:

  • An overview of danger/lethality assessment;

  • Innovative models for reducing domestic violence homicide;

  • Building a high-risk team in your community and applying for funding;

  • The New York State Domestic Violence Fatality Review Team: Lessons learned.

Keynote Speaker:

Nicole Sharpe, an author, advocate, and founder of the Heather Hurley Foundation

Seating is limited! Please RSVP by no later than October 15, 2018.

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