AAFSC presents: â€œCulture, Religion and Abuse: Ending Domestic Violence in Muslim Familiesâ€
Training Workshop with the Peaceful Families Project
Do you work with Muslim families coping with domestic violence?
Need guidance on how religion and culture can be part of the solution in addressing domestic violence in Muslim families?
Do you want to know more about how Islamic values can help prevent and address domestic violence?
Want a better understanding of the intersection of Islamic Law and NY Family Law as it pertains to domestic violence?
This training workshop will answer these questions and more. Interactive sessions will include case studies, group exercises, panel discussions and film screenings. Speakers: Salma Elkadi Abugideiri, Shaykh Abdallah Adhami, Abed Awad, Esq., Freda Khan, Esq.
Wednesday June 19, 2013 Training workshop for service providers
9:00am â€“ 5:00pm; coffee will be provided Thursday June 20, 2013 Training workshop for community members
9:00am â€“ 5:00pm; coffee will be provided
Location: NYC Administration for Childrenâ€™s Services Auditorium
492 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016