Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Violence Intervention Ambassador (VIA) Program

Are you passionate about preventing sexual and relationship violence? Would you like to learn more about preventing power-based violence on campus? If so, the Violence Intervention Ambassador program is for you!

The VIA program is a 10 hour, 3 session training that will equip you with tools to recognize, respond to, and prevent power-based violence on our campus, and in our world. The training will cover topics including interpersonal and systemic violence, bystander intervention, supporting a survivor, social change, student activism, and self-care. 

Completion of the VIA program will provide you with a VIA Certification, volunteer and leadership opportunities with CARE, unique continuing education opportunities and events, professional development, and intervention skills and a community of students passionate about this issue. 

Please direct any questions to Charlotte at csheff4@umd.edu