OVS Training/Networking Opportunities


The Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency and the Office of Victims' Services (OVS) strive to provide service professionals with workshops, trainings and networking opportunities that support and enhance the invaluable role that they serve in helping victims of crime.

Please contact Ms. Victoria McCloskey at vmccloskey@pa.gov or (717) 265-8746 if you have questions on having trainings approved for training hours.

Training Opportunities

"Loss of Earning Clinic"
April 23, 2014
Online
PCCD Approved Training Hours: 1
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"Stolen Benefit Cash Expense Clinic"
April 23, 2014
Online
PCCD Approved Training Hours: 1
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"Wow, That's Covered By Compensation"
May 7, 2014
Online
PCCD Approved Training Hours: 1
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"Crime-scene Cleanup Expenses Clinic"
May 7, 2014
Online
PCCD Approved Training Hours: 1
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"Foundational Academy (Classroom Component)"
May 14-16, 2014
The Atherton Hotel
State College, PA
PCCD Training Hours: 18
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"Loss of Support Clinic"
May 21, 2014
Online
PCCD Approved Training Hours: 1
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"Basic Compensation"
May 21, 2014
Online
PCCD Approved Training Hours: 2
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"2014 Pathways for Victims Services Conference"
June 4-6, 2014
Ramada State College Hotel and Conference Center
State College, PA
PCCD Approved Training Hours:  Approximately 14
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"Effects of Mental Health Issues on Serving Victims & Prosecuting Offenders"
June 26, 2014
Philadelphia District Attorney's Office
Philadelphia, PA
PCCD Approved Training Hours: 6
Registration will open approximately 6 weeks prior to training date.
Please contact Lisabeth Capozzi, Victim Witness Training Coordinator at lcapozzi@pdaa.org or (717) 238-5416 if you need additional information. 

"Legislative Changes Affecting Victims' Rights"
September 18, 2014
Giant Community Center
Harrisburg, PA
PCCD Approved Training Hours: 6
Registration will open approximately 6 weeks prior to training date.
Please contact Lisabeth Capozzi, Victim Witness Training Coordinator at lcapozzi@pdaa.org or (717) 238-5416 if you need additional information. 


"Caring for Your Advocates:  Creating a Supportive Workplace"
October 3, 2014
Toftrees Resort and Conference Center
State College, PA
PCCD Approved Training Hours: 6
Registration will open approximately 6 weeks prior to training date.
Please contact Lisabeth Capozzi, Victim Witness Training Coordinator at lcapozzi@pdaa.org or (717) 238-5416 if you need additional information. 

"Foundational Academy (Classroom Component)"
October 22-24, 2014
The Atherton Hotel
State College, PA
PCCD Training Hours: 18
Registration will open approximately 6 weeks prior to training date.
Please contact Lisabeth Capozzi, Victim Witness Training Coordinator at
lcapozzi@pdaa.org or (717) 238-5416 if you need additional information. 

"Conflict Resolution Training"
November 12-14, 2014
The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center
State College, PA
PCCD Approved Training Hours: 18
Registration will open approximately 6 weeks prior to training date.
Please contact Lisabeth Capozzi, Victim Witness Training Coordinator at
lcapozzi@pdaa.org or (717) 238-5416 if you need additional information. 

"Social Media: Protecting Victims"
December 5, 2014
Online
PCCD Approved Training Hours: 2
Registration will open approximately 6 weeks prior to training date.
Please contact Lisabeth Capozzi, Victim Witness Training Coordinator at
lcapozzi@pdaa.org or (717) 238-5416 if you need additional information.