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“To stop violence against Native women and children by advocating for social change in our communities. The CSVANW takes ownership and responsibility for the future of Native women and children by providing support, education, and advocacy using our strengths, power and unity to create Violence-Free Communities.



June 9 - 11, 2015

Law Enforcement & Advocacy Training

June 23 & 24, 2015

Tribal Leaders Summit  (Click the link for more information.).

July 17 - 18, 2015

Native Youth Summit

July 31 - August 1, 2015

Native Youth Summit (Repeat)

August 18 - 19, 2015

Batterer's Re-Education

September 14 -16, 2015

Law Enforcement & Advocacy Training (Repeat)


Protecting Our Children from Violence

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE!  Thank you for your patience.



All registration is online for our trainings. Limited scholarships are available for some trainings. Please see the criteria below for scholarship eligibility. To apply for a scholarship, click here.



Scholarship Eligibility Criteria

  • Advocates and individuals providing direct services to Native families, i.e. Shelters, Social Services programs, in tribal communities.
  • Service providers, those in the criminal justice system or other advocacy settings and interested community members, including Native American domestic violence survivors.


  • Participants traveling more than 60 miles (one way).


  • Working and/or residing in the State of New Mexico


  • Have not received a CSVANW scholarship within the past 2 years.


  • Scholarship recipients must commit to provide training on domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, etc. in their communities, and provide documentations to CSVANW.
  • Scholarship recipients will become a part of CSVANW's pool of facilitators for upcoming trainings.