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Week Without Violence

The YWCA of Black Hawk County, along with nearly 300 YWCA associations around the country, will mark the YWCA Week Without Violence™ event in October.

Week Without Violence

To recognize Week Without Violence™, the YWCA of Black Hawk County will hold its annual workshop each year in October.

What Is the Workshop Topic?

The workshop topic varies each year but has included main speakers, guest speakers, panels, and breakout sessions. Speakers have been internationally known professionals regarding various subjects surrounding violence, victims, and advocates. Typically, a main speaker will begin the workshop, followed by a breakout session, lunch, and a final panel/breakout session.

How Much Does It Cost to Participate?

The cost is $30 per person, $15 for students (must show Student ID). CEUs are being applied for and will be an additional cost for social work and behavioral sciences if approved.

Where Can I Find Registration Information?

Please contact Joyce Levingston for registration information or watch for it on our website, Facebook, local media, and email lists. On-site continental breakfast lunch and workshop materials are included in the registration fee.

Who Do I Contact for Questions?

The YWCA Week Without Violence™ is an annual national campaign highlighting practical and sustainable alternatives to violence in our homes, schools, workplaces, and communities. For more information or to receive registration materials, please contact Joyce Levingston at (319) 234-7589, or [email protected].

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