Our mission is to stop violence against Native women and children by advocating for social change in our communities.
2101 Louisiana Boulevard NE Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110
The 5th Annual Tribal Leaders Summit is a free briefing for tribal, state and federal officials and those who work with victims of sexual assault and domestic violence. The summit also provides educational opportunities for tribal leaders to be updated and informed about the tribal provisions of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), the Tribal Law and Order Act (TLOA), and the current jurisdictional challenges faced in New Mexico. The updates and information become more important as the TLOA are up for congressional reauthorization.
This two-day summit also focuses on sharing field expertise, ...More
The YIQR focuses on the resiliency of our Indigenous womyn and LGBTQ2S+ people. The retreat will provide a space that is focused on connecting & cultivating a cohort of Indigenous gender-queer youth between the ages of 16-25 to strategize how to break the cycles of violence amongst our self-identified womyn, men, children, & LGBTQ2S+ relatives.
Registration limited to 30 | Food will be provided | lodging will not be provided
March 31, 2018
9AM – 5PM
Sex Trafficking in Tribal Communities
April 24 to 25, 2018
Nusenda Training Center
4100 Pan American Fwy NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
The two-day seminar is intended for tribal, state and federal criminal ...More
Date: May 14 - 18
Location: ABQ, TBD
Advancing Advocacy is the Coalition to Stop Violence Against Native Women’s 40-hour core advocacy training for NM state certification that focuses on providing the foundational skills for advocates and first responders who work in the domestic violence fields both with and within, all of New Mexico’s tribal communities. Participants will explore the dynamics of domestic violence in tribal communities, historical trauma, human trafficking of Native women and children, orders of protection, domestic violence against members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, safety planning and confidentiality, and explore the impacts of domestic violence on Native ...More