South Carolina Victim Assistance Academy
For more information, please visit: www.scvaa.sc.gov
The South Carolina Victim Assistance Academy is designed to train and equip crime victim service professionals with current and applicable information. South Carolina's crime victims deserve no less than excellent services provided by victim advocates who are well-trained and knowledgeable about the many services our state offers to victims of crime. This training will also qualify you to apply for the National Advocate Credentialing Program (NACP).
The Academy objectives include:
- offering comprehensive, academic-based curriculum to enhance the quality of victim services.
- meeting foundation level training needs of a wide range of victim service providers and allied professionals.
- enhancing the social services, criminal justice, medical and mental health networks necessary to ease the trauma of crime.
Be sure to visit the SC Victims Assistance Academy website to learn more about who should attend, where and when the academy will be held, and the application process. Feel free to post our "Save the Date" material in your office or e-mail to anyone you think might be interested.