Trainings & Activities

This section contains each community's activities and other relevant information pertaining to training and education. If you would like to share information or resources on how your community supports are reducing interpersonal violence against vulnerable adults, which includes anyone over 18 years of age, Alaskan Seniors, or people with disabilities, please forward your information to  Christine King for posting.

Completed Activities

Brown Bag Lunch Video Series

A series of informative videos addressing violence against people with disabilities followed by an interdisciplinary group discussion. Contact Christine King to receive updates on this video series!

       
  • April 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006 -- in collaboration with SAAM (Sexual Assault Awareness Month)
  • October 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006 -- in collaboration with DVAM (Domestic Violence Awareness Month)
       

Sponsored by grant funding provided by the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority in partnership with the Center for Human Development/UAA. Additional support and collaboration provided by AWAIC’s DVAM and STAR's SAAM Planning Committees, the Veteran's Administration, Anchorage Senior Center, Anchorage Community Mental Health, Hope Community Resources as well as other various community partner agencies invested in promoting healthy, violent-free communities.

 

Contact Alaskans
Speak Up!


Christine King
(907) 264-6241
christine@alaskachd.org

UAA Center for Human Development
2702 Gambell St. Suite 103
Anchorage, Alaska 99503
Ph: (907) 272-8270
1 (800) 243-2199
TTY: (907) 264-6206
Fax: (907) 274-4802

Audio Conferencing Schedule

  • April 19, 2006 – “Cultural Considerations” Cheryl Facine, Alaska Native Justice Center
  • May 17, 2006 – “Navigating the Legal System” Christine Pate, ANDVSA Legal Advocacy Project
  • June 2006 - none scheduled due to mini-conferences
  • July 19, 2006 – “Mandatory Reporting” Julie Holden, Abuse Prevention
                Project
  • August 23, 2006 – “Guardianship/Conservatorship”
  • September 20, 2006 – “Conclusion of Grant” Christine King and Kelley  Hartlieb, Alaskans Speaks Up Project       

Dates of Mini-Conferences

  • June 13, 2006 - Fairbanks at the Wedgewood Resort
  • June 15, 2006 - Anchorage at the Egan Center 
  • June 17, 2006 - Soldotna at the Kenai Peninsula College Campus       

Information on other relevant trainings

  • June 8, 9 and 10, 2006  - Best Practices in Anchorage
  • September Elder Care Sitka
  • STAR Conference
  • November Health Summit