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The event was held at the church after services with each agency representative visiting every table to provide information & awareness of the various services, to deepen connections & built stronger relationships.
Through small group discussions, the immigrant community received some face to face time in a congenial environment learning about services and their rights. On hand to share information were Mayor Jeri Mouio, Palm Beach County Victim Services & Certified Rape Crisis Center, West Palm Beach Police Department, Center for Independent Living Options/CILO, Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse/AVDA, El Sol, Catholic Charities, Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County, Honorary Consul of Guatemala in Palm Beach County, Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies, Boys & Girls Club, Rybovich Yacht Builders & the West Palm Beach Police Dept. Explorers & Cadets.
There was food in abundance, toys for the children, some raffle prizes & most importantly, solid outreach achieved through one on one connections.
Monday – Aug 1 – INSIDE THE MIND OF A SEXUAL DEVIANT by Dr. Lawrence Simon
Tuesday – Aug 2 – INTERVIEWING STRATEGY AND FIVE TRADEMARKS OF SEXUAL OFFENDERS by Don Howell
Wednesday – Aug 3 – BUILD YOUR TOOLKIT by Palm Beach County Victim Services, Palm Beach County State Attorney’s Office, and Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Crime Lab
TRAUMA INFORMED SEXUAL ASSAULT INVESTIGATIONS by Jim Jolley, FCASV
Thursday – Aug 4 – ACTUAL HUMAN TRAFFICKING CASES by Patrick Guckian, Orlando PD
FORENSIC INTERVIEWING VICTIMS WITH DISABILITIES by Brandy Macaluso & Tanya Meade
Friday – Aug 5 – A FAMILY BLUEPRINT TO COMMERCIAL SEXUAL EXPLOITATION by Kimberly Grabert, DCF