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Domestic Violence Advocacy Training Manual

This 430 page manual provides advocates with the necessary tools and information needed to provide women and their children respectful and resourceful services.

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SDCADVSA is hosting presentations by Robert Egger on July 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Rushmore Plaza Holiday Inn in Rapid City and on July 29 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Express by the Empire Mall in Sioux Falls.

The public is invited to attend, and Coalition members will have their mileage paid for.

Robert Egger is the President of the DC Central Kitchen where unemployed men and women learn marketable culinary skills while donated food is converted into balanced meals. Since opening in 1989, the DCCK has distributed over 20 million meals and helped 700 men and women gain full-time employment....

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Pretty Bird Woman House awarded funding to help end Sexual Violence.

Fort Yates, ND – On June 1, 2009 Pretty Bird Woman House (PBWH) was awarded $114,000 from the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s Joint Tribal Advisor Committee (JTAC) for the development of a sexual assault program.

“We’re very grateful to have received this (JTAC) funding and sincerely thank JTAC and their committee members for helping us to begin a comprehensive sexual assault program.” said Georgia Little Shield, Director of PBWH.