Congress Passes Violence Against Women Act

Posted on 01. Mar, 2013 by in Events, News, Policy Events

From the office of NM Senator Martin Heinrich: Heinrich Praises Passage of the Violence Against Women Act Long-overdue victory for women and children across New Mexico  WASHINGTON, D.C. (Feb. 28, 2013) – U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) released the following statement after the Senate-passed reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act cleared the House of […]

CVRC Reparation Officer

Posted on 21. Feb, 2013 by in Jobs

Job Title: Reparation Officer (CVRC #34961) Salary: $13.30 – $23.64 Hourly, $27,664.00 – $49,171.20 Annually Job Type: Permanent Position Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico Department: Crime Victims Reparation Comm APPLY HERE Closing Date/Time: Mon. 03/04/13 11:59 PM Mountain Time Purpose of Position: This position will investigate the validity of a victim’s application received in our office requesting compensation […]

CVRC Victim Advocate/Specialist (Bilingual Required)

Posted on 21. Feb, 2013 by in Jobs

Job Title: Victim Advocate (CVRC #64186) Salary: $13.30 – $23.64 Hourly   $27,664.00 – $49,171.20 Annually Job Type: Sponsored Term Funded Position Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico Department:Crime Victims Reparation Commission APPLY HERE Closing Date/Time: Tue. 02/26/13 11:59 PM Mountain Time Purpose of Position: This position will provide information and advocacy to individuals applying for victim […]

Pamela Wiseman’s Address to the Health and Human Services Committee

Posted on 08. Feb, 2013 by in Events, Podcasts, Policy Events

This recording is a recreation of comments by Pam Wiseman, Executive Director of NMCADV, to the Health and Human Services Committee of the New Mexico State Legislature in Farmington, NM on August 14, 2012. Pam captures the extensive effects of domestic violence in New Mexico, outlines the work of the Coalition, and challenges that we are […]

Esperanza Shelter in Santa Fe seeks new Executive Director

Posted on 05. Feb, 2013 by in News

The Search Committee of the Board of Directors as Esperanza Shelter for Battered Families is accepting candidates for the vital position of Executive Director. See Job Post with requirements and application procedure.

Esperanza Shelter in Santa Fe seeks new Executive Director

Posted on 05. Feb, 2013 by in Jobs, News

The Search Committee of the Board of Directors as Esperanza Shelter for Battered Families is accepting candidates for the vital position of Executive Director. SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES: Program Administration to ensure client needs are met in an active 24/7 shelter for families involved in domestic violence Development of new programming Evaluation of ongoing needs assessment and […]

VAWA comes up for a Senate vote this week!

Posted on 04. Feb, 2013 by in Legislative Updates, Policy Events

From the National Network to End Domestic Violence: The Senate’s bipartisan bill to reauthorize VAWA, S. 47, will come up for a vote this week.  The bill will be considered on today, Monday, February 4 and up for a vote on Thursday, February 7. S. 47 now has 60 co-sponsors – due in large part to all […]

Senator Heinrich Calls for Swift Passage of VAWA

Posted on 31. Jan, 2013 by in Legislative Updates, Policy Events

From the Senator’s Office: WASHINGTON, D.C. (Jan. 30, 2013) – U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) is pressing for swift passage of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), a bill he has cosponsored that would prevent violence against women by bolstering law enforcement efforts and providing necessary resources for victims of domestic violence. Domestic violence, sexual assault, dating […]

Language Access Webinar with Isela Arras

Posted on 25. Jan, 2013 by in Webinars

Isela Arras, Director of Training at the Kentucky DV Association,  provides training on cultural competency and language accessibility, and helps advocates have a better understanding of  how to support survivors with limited English proficiency (LEP). Watch Webinar     View/Download Webinar Slides   Downloads: Language Access and LEP Resources Language Access Resources – Part 2   […]

Breaking News: VAWA Reintroduced!

Posted on 23. Jan, 2013 by in Legislative Updates, News, Policy Events

From the National Network to End Domestic Violence on 1/23/13: Yesterday, Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Senator Michael Crapo (R-ID) introduced S. 47, a strong, bipartisan bill that would reauthorize the landmark Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)! This bill closely mirrors the bipartisan legislation introduced by Senators Leahy and Crapo last Congress and would improve […]