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During the 2018 Legislative Session, the statutory definition of a victim was changed. This bill will primarily impact determinations of who is eligible for statutory victims’ rights, victim services, and victim compensation. LB160 goes into effect on Thursday, July 19, 2018 NCVC has prepared the following "quick reference" document to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2018 at The Victim Advocate
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2018 NEVAA July 23-27, 2018 Creighton University, Omaha, NE www.NebraskaNEVAA.org Applications are due June 15, 2018 NEVAA is a 5-day, 40-hour certificate program providing statewide, standardized, academic training for victim service providers and allied professionals- from new advocates to those who have worked in the field for many years. Our... Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2018 at The Victim Advocate
The Nebraska State Patrol Domestic & Sexual Violence Program is currently hiring: DSV Program Assistant To apply, please submit application online. Closing Date: May 29, 2018 Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2018 at The Victim Advocate
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The Nebraska Coalition is currently hiring: VOCA Project Attorney To apply, please submit a resume, letter of interest, and three professional references via email with the subject line "Community Engagement Coordinator" to: Robert Sanford - roberts@nebraskacoalition.org Position open until filled. Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2018 at The Victim Advocate
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The Nebraska Alliance of Child Advocacy Centers is seeking applicants for our Program/Financial Specialist position. Please see attached or visit our web site to learn more! Interested applicants should email their resume and cover letter to Ivy Svoboda at isvoboda@nebraskacacs.com. Please feel free to inquire if you have any questions.... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2018 at The Victim Advocate
For all of us that work in a world of trauma... a reminder of the toll it takes and the need to care for ourselves. Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2018 at The Victim Advocate
National Crime Victims Rights Week is being commemorated April 8–14, 2018. This year’s theme—Expand the Circle: Reach All Victims.—emphasizes the importance of inclusion in victim services. The fact sheets below provide useful information for professionals working in victim services and criminal justice. Download 2018NCVRW_FactSheet_MassCasualty Download 2018NCVRW_FactSheet_Homicide Download 2018NCVRW_FactSheet_SexualViolence Download 2018NCVRW_FactSheet_IntimatePartnerViolence... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2018 at The Victim Advocate
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National Crime Victims Rights Week is being commemorated April 8–14, 2018. This year’s theme—Expand the Circle: Reach All Victims.—emphasizes the importance of inclusion in victim services. The theme addresses how the crime victims field can better ensure that every crime victim has access to services and support and how professionals,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2018 at The Victim Advocate
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Interested in working with the Child Advocacy Centers and our state-wide partners across Nebraska? The Nebraska Alliance of Child Advocacy Centers is seeking applicants for our Special Projects Coordinator position. Interested applicants should email their resume and cover letter to our Executive Director, Ivy Svoboda, at isvoboda@nebraskacacs.com. Please feel free... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2018 at The Victim Advocate
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The Nebraska Coalition is currently hiring: Community Engagement Coordinator To apply, please submit a resume, letter of interest, and three professional references via email with the subject line "Community Engagement Coordinator" to: Jennifer Kirkpatrick - jenniferk@nebraskacoalition.org Closing Date: April 18th, 2018 Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2018 at The Victim Advocate
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Victim Assistance Specialist Department of Justice Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and the Office of the U.S. Attorneys The District of Nebraska For information about the position and to apply please visit: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/495300400 Closing Date: April 11, 2018 Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2018 at The Victim Advocate
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The Nebraska Coalition is currently hiring: Bilingual Administrative Coordinator and Legal Assistant Visit NebraskaCoalition.org to learn more about the position. To apply please submit a resume, letter of interest, and three professional references via email with the subject line "Bilingual Administrative Coordinator" to: Lynne Lange at executivedirector@nebraskacoalition.org Closing Date: February... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2018 at The Victim Advocate
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From The National Center for Campus Public Safety's weekly snapshot January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. Human trafficking is a form of modern slavery and it occurs when a trafficker exploits an individual with force, fraud, or coercion to make them perform commercial sex or work. It... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2018 at The Victim Advocate
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In recent weeks, there has been wellspring of solidarity among survivors of this abuse of power through the #MeToo social media movement and a wave of reports of sexual misconduct across the country to accompany it. Weinstein's Impact: List of men accused of sexual misconduct For victim service and criminal... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2017 at The Victim Advocate
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The mission of the Salvation Army’s Fight to End Trafficking (SAFE-T) program is to help survivors of all forms of trafficking build their lives in a way that is empowering and meaningful to them. SAFE-T serves survivors throughout Nebraska who have survived their trafficker or are looking for a way... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2017 at The Victim Advocate
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Domestic Violence Outreach Coordinator - Native American Program (Omaha or Bancroft) Legal Aid of Nebraska seeks an Outreach Coordinator for its Native American Program. The position is based in the Bancroft or Omaha office. With the support of the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska, Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, and Santee Sioux... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2017 at The Victim Advocate
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Download 2017_NEVAA_info Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2017 at The Victim Advocate
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The Nebraska Victim Assistance Academy is pleased to be offering its first annual Advanced Academy. It will be held on Tuesday, April 25th at the Firespring Center, 1201 Infinity Court, Lincoln, NE, and will take place from 2:00-5:00pm, after the Annual Crime Victims Awards luncheon at the Governor’s mansion. The... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2017 at The Victim Advocate
NCVC’s Annual Awards Luncheon, hosted by the NCVC Board of Directors, will be held on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 11:30am at the Governor’s Mansion in Lincoln. Attendees will be celebrating the history of crime victims’ rights in Nebraska as we honor those in our state working to fulfill the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2017 at The Victim Advocate
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Registration Deadline Approaching! 13th Annual Crime Victims' Rights Conference STRENGTH-RESILIENCE-JUSTICE Conference Sponsors: U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Nebraska Nebraska Coalition for Victims of Crime Nebraska Alliance of Child Advocacy Centers US Department of Justice | Office for Victims of Crime Wednesday April 26 - Thursday April 27, 2017 Register by... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2017 at The Victim Advocate
Crime Victims' Rights week is NOW! Celebrate the strength and resilience of survivors you know. Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2017 at The Victim Advocate
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13th Annual Crime Victims' Rights Conference STRENGTH-RESILIENCE-JUSTICE Conference Sponsors: U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Nebraska Nebraska Coalition for Victims of Crime Nebraska Alliance of Child Advocacy Centers US Department of Justice | Office for Victims of Crime Wednesday April 26 - Thursday April 27, 2017 Boys Town Conference Center 14100... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2017 at The Victim Advocate
While national politics are consuming our social media feed or televisions these days, state politics are also something to keep an eye on. The NCVC Public Policy Committee has put together a listing of bills that we are watching or taking action on, and that list is attached for your... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2017 at The Victim Advocate
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ACT NOW to protect programs funded through the Prevention and Public Health Fund! With the recent action taken by Congress to begin the process of dismantling the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare), significant concerns have been raised about the continued viability of federal programs that received support through... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2017 at The Victim Advocate
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Save the Date April 5-7, 2017 10th Annual Speaking of Children Conference & Luncheon more information: https://www.projectharmony.com/News-and-Events/Events/Speaking-of-Children.aspx Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2017 at The Victim Advocate