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Hawaii State Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Upcoming Trainings

Check out and register for HSCADV trainings and events in 2021!

Kaua’i County Legal Seminar for DV Advocates

The 2021 CLT series continues on Thursday, April 15th from 1:00pm-5:00pm HST with the Kaua’i County Legal Seminar for DV Advocates.  This virtual half-day training will discuss various civil legal topics and is aimed at strengthening relationships between the courts, legal services, and advocates in Kaua’i County.  The virtual seminar will include presentations from:
  • Kaua’i County Office of the Prosecuting Attorney – Victim Witness Program
  • Legal Aid Society of Hawai’i – Lihue Branch
  • Hawai’i Immigrant Justice Center
  • Hawai’i State Judiciary Fifth Circuit Court
Registration is now open for member programs.  Please make sure you have your Coalition Manager login information.  If you work for a member program and do not have Coalition Manager access, please contact your supervisor or HSCADV for assistance ASAP.  Members of the public and community partners can register after March 25th.

Save the Dates

April 29, 2021 – Lessons from the Frontline of the Movement: Domestic Violence Programs During COVID-19
HSCADVʻs Matāpuna Levenson will moderate this panel discussion at the Institute on Violence, Abuse, and Trauma (IVAT) Summit with guests, Chiyo Churchill of Catholic Charities Hawaiʻi, Sanoe Kaʻaihue of Women Helping Women, and Jason Estrella of the Island of Hawaiʻi YMCA Family Visitation Center.
May 5, 2021 – Quarterly Membership & Shelter Committee Meetings
More details to follow!
May 20, 2021Maui County Legal Seminar for DV Advocates
More details to follow!
June 15-17, 2021 – HSCADV Conference
More details to follow!
August 4, 2021 – Annual Membership Meeting
More details to follow!
August 19, 2021 – Oʻahu Legal Seminar for DV Advocates
More details to follow!

Training & Event Requests

The Hawaiʻi State Coalition Against Domestic Violence (HSCADV) provides training, workshops, and presentations on a variety of topics related to domestic violence.  Please use this form or email to request a training for your agency or organization.  HSCADV staff will respond to your request within 5 business days, upon which you will receive calendar link to schedule a meeting at your convenience with an HSCADV team member who will assess your request.

HSCADV has suspended all in-person training due to COVID-19.  The Coalition is continually evaluating this situation and will determine (as per CDC guidelines) when it is appropriate to resume our in-person training opportunities.

25 Hour Training

Domestic Violence Introductory Training

The 25-Hour Training is a comprehensive introductory domestic violence training intended to fill the statutory requirement for victim advocates (Rule 505.5 of the Hawai’i Revised Statutes).  This training is only available for staff of domestic violence service providers in Hawai’i.