Providing Shelter and Advocacy Training

Providing Safety
and Advocacy
January 14 & 15, 2015
Location: Sinte Gleska University multi-purpose
Blding, Human Services Dept. Classroom #133
Mission, SD
Contact Information:
Carmen O’Leary at (605) 850-2699 or 1332
[email protected] or
Janet Routzen at (605) 856-2317
[email protected]
Wednesday, January 14, 2014
9 a.m.
Opening and Introductions
Introductions (Carmen O’Leary)
Programs, positions and challenges
10:00 to 11:50 am Development of Policies and Procedures
for Shelter – Policies need to meet grant mandates, be
reasonable and easily understood and pertain to function and
safety of women and their needs (Janet Routzen)
1 pm
Gather at White Buffalo Calf Woman Shelter for
tour, layout, security and access, etc. (Janet Routzen)
9 am
Registration Form
2:30 pm
Break and relocate back to meeting place
3 to 5 pm Process shelter visit (Janet Routzen)
Discussion of what applies to your program, what does not and
what new ideas you have for your program
5 pm
Wrap Up
Thursday, January 15, 2014
Basic Advocacy – history and philosophy
(Carmen O’Leary)
10 am.
Mandated provisions and personal boundaries,
and filters (Janet Routzen)
11 am
Discussion, questions and answers
1:00 pm
Reporting Child abuse –
ethical and meeting all needs
2:30 pm
2:45 pm
Data collection and record keeping –
what to keep and what to throw away
3:30 pm
Sustainability – beyond this grant
9:00 am
Training will be held in Classroom #133 on the south side of the
SGU Multi-purpose building (signs will be posted on the doors)
Lodging Available:
Rosebud Casino (22 miles south of Mission): (605) 378-3360
Motels in Valentine, NE (33 miles south of Mission) are the
Super 8 Motel (402) 376-1250, Comfort Inn (402) 376-3300,
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites (402) 376-3131 and the Valentine
Niobrara Lodge (402) 376-3000.
Eating Places in Valentine available are the Peppermill
Restaurant (steaks!), Bunkhouse Restaurant, Bull Grill,
Subway, Pizza Hut and McDonalds. Rosebud Casino has a
nightly Prime Rib buffet.
Eating places in Mission, SD:
Subway; Buches Grocery Deli has chicken, roast beef, Chinese
and the grill; Turtle Creek Deli has the grill and daily buffet
specials with steak on Wednesdays; Gus Stop has God Father’s
Pizza and other deli items; Starlite Drive-In has a drive up
window; PJ’s Pizza has pizza, biscuits and gravy and
No Registration Fee
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Fax to Carmen at (605) 964-3415 or email to [email protected]