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Language Access for Advocates: A Panel Discussion

November 1 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

 

The Minnesota Alliance on Crime and Violence Free Minnesota hosts MayTong Chang from Transforming Generations, Mercedes Moreno from University of Minnesota/Community-University Health Care Center (CUHCC), Hayad Abokar from Ramsey County, Katie Romey and Erin Gardner from ThinkSelf to discuss providing advocacy to survivors who do not speak the same language as you. Topics include, but not limited to:

  • Access to interpretation
  • How to work effectively with interpreters
  • How to advocate for competent and sensitive translation
  • The perils of advocates in dual roles as both interpreters and advocates
  • How to make sure legal terms are accurately translated

Register today and submit your questions to the panelists! The event is free for everyone.

The recording of the panel will be available exclusively for MAC members on the member page within a week after the event.

Details

Date:
November 1
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://mnallianceoncrime.app.neoncrm.com/eventReg.jsp?event=7&

Venue

Zoom

Organizer

Minnesota Alliance on Crime
Phone:
612-940-8090
Email:
communications@mnallianceoncrime.org

Details

Date:
November 1
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Event Categories:
,
Website:
https://mnallianceoncrime.app.neoncrm.com/eventReg.jsp?event=7&

Venue

Zoom

Organizer

Minnesota Alliance on Crime
Phone:
612-940-8090
Email:
communications@mnallianceoncrime.org