Event Enrollment

Please register for the "Domestic Violence Symposium:  Journey to Justice" by noon on August 28, 2019.  You may also call to register at 217.428.6616 during business hours, Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or send us your contact information to dove@doveinc.org.  

Thank you!

Who Should Attend?

  • Law Enforcement Personnel
  • Prosecutors
  • Public Defenders
  • Judges
  • Probation/Parole Officers
  • Advocates

Domestic Violence Symposium: 
                                                  Journey to Justice

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Decatur Conference Center & Hotel
4191 US 36 West - Wyckles Road, Decatur

Co-Sponsored by Decatur Bar Association

Special thanks to Ed Bachrach, a passionate supporter of our program's purpose in bringing prevention and awareness to domestic violence.

Guest Speakers

Kit Gruelle and Mark Wynn

Objectives for the day:

  • Increase collaboration between all parties within the criminal justice system
  • Promote evidence-based, victim-centered and trauma-informed services to all domestic violence survivors
  • Improve prosecution of those who perpetuate domestic violence
  • Gain better understanding of barriers that keep victims from leaving
  • To better ensure accountability to the perpetrators of domestic violence