- Public Policy Committee – This committee shall monitor existing and pending matters of public policy which impacts the rights and services of victims and witnesses of crime. The committee will brief and recommend action to the Board of Directors, membership, and in partnership with the Executive Director, educate policy makers on how their decisions will impact those victims served by OVWA membership.
- Resource Development Committee – This committee shall conduct fundraising efforts, speak with potential sponsors for OVWA services, and seek reliable funding sources. The committee will brief and recommend action to the Board of Directors, membership, and the Executive Director.
- Training and Technical Assistance Committee – This committee, in partnership with the Programs Coordinator, will assist in the selection, development, and coordination of continuing education training events relevant to the profession of victim advocacy, evaluating training content and identifying qualified presenters that meet criteria for credentialing through the Ohio Advocate Network. Responsibilities shall include promoting regional, statewide, and national training opportunities with an emphasis on best-practice approach. This committee shall also assist in the development of quality standards of practice for victim advocacy professionals.
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. For more information or questions about joining a committee, please contact us