POMEROY —The Meigs County Prosecutor’s Office Crime Victims Services program has been awarded an Incorporated Grant from the Ohio Attorney General’s Office to attend the NOVA Conference next month.
The NOVA, National Organization for Victim Assistance, will hold the conference from August 19-22 in San Diego, California.
This is the 38th annual NOVA conference, and will feature the theme “Victim Services: Your Right! Our Responsibility!”
The grant awarded to the Meigs County victims services program will cover the expenses for both Theda Petrasko, Director of Crime Victim Services, and Amanda Bizub-Franzmann, assistant prosecutor, to attend the conference.
The NOVA conference is nationally and internationallt recognized for providing training in victim assistance and crisis response since 1975.
The annual training involves four days of over 100 skill-based workshops, events and networking opportunities.