DV Institute

Group of diverse community members with a woman trainerOur Domestic Violence Institute educates professionals and volunteers to work with survivors.

Dawn’s DV Institute offers trainings aimed at providing professionals, volunteers and community partners with the information they need to advocate for survivors of domestic violence. Guided by principles of trauma-informed advocacy, each session offers content and skills-based curriculum so we can all reduce violence in our community. Dawn’s DV Institute meets Washington state requirements for DV advocates’ continuing education.


Upcoming DV Institute

This course provides foundational information about domestic violence, advocacy, and the life-saving programs and services offered at DAWN. This training follows the WAC requirements for domestic violence professionals and volunteers. Every Tuesday and Thursday starting November 1st, with no classes during the week of Thanksgiving.

November 1-Dec 8, Trainings are Tuesdays and Thursday

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