Jane Root, Executive Director, Provided Testimony on Behalf of the Wabanaki Tribes at the OVC and OVW Tribal Consultation in New Buffalo, Michigan

The Wabanaki Women’s Coalition staff
attended the 2019 Department of Justice Office
on Violence Against Women Government-to-
Government Tribal Consultation that was held
August 21-22, 2019 in New Buffalo, Michigan.
Jane Root, Executive Director, was authorized
by all five (5) Wabanaki Chiefs to provide
written and oral testimony on behalf of the
Tribes. The OVW Consultation was preceded by
an OVC (Office for Victims of Crime) Tribal
Consultation which was held on August 20,
2019. Jane Root also provided testimony at the
OVC Consultation on behalf of the Wabanaki Tribes.

Wabanaki Testimony – OVC Consultation 2019

Wabanaki Testimony – OVW Consultation 2019

Passamaquoddy Peaceful Relations Domestic and Sexual Violence Advocacy Center Announces New Staff Member

It is with great pleasure to introduce Theresa Dudley as the Community Educator/Domestic and Sexual Violence Advocate at Passamaquoddy Peaceful Relations Domestic and Sexual Violence Advocacy Center.  Theresa brings with her many years of experience working with Tribal youth and their families in an educational setting.  Along with organizing community awareness activities, Theresa looks forward to undertaking prevention work with Tribal youth. Theresa can be reached at the Peaceful Relations Advocacy Center, 853-0094, or by email at PeacefulRelations.CommEducator@gmail.com.

Nancy Soctomah, Director/Advocate                                                      Passamaquoddy Peaceful Relations Domestic and Sexual Violence Advocacy Center – 11 Passamaquoddy Road, Sipayik