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December 15 / 1:00 PM–2:30 PM CST

Making the Virtual Shift: From Emergency to Permanent Services

This webinar will help programs think about whether and how they want to transition the emergency virtual services created at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic into permanent services. The webinar will review strengths and challenges of virtual services, program evaluation considerations for virtual services, and organizational policy changes related to virtual services.


Training Objectives

  • Discuss the importance and challenges of virtual services
  • Refresh program evaluation strategies
  • Understand evaluation considerations for virtual services
  • Discuss decisions to make and policies regarding virtual services



ASL interpretation and auto-captioning will be provided. Please let us know how we can make this training accessible to you when you register.


Project is supported by funding through the Minnesota Office of Justice Programs.



Victoria Riechers

Victoria Riechers is the FVPSA Program Manager. Prior to this role, she was the Interim National SART Program Coordinator with the Sexual Violence Justice Institute at MNCASA. Victoria previously worked with the Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence to provide training and technical assistance to sexual assault responders and service providers in Arizona. Victoria has an MA in Gender, Violence and Conflict from the University of Sussex, where she researched bisexual women’s experiences of sexual violence. She has also worked in international public health, focusing on sexual and reproductive health, HIV and gender equality.