Module 6
Considerations for Advocacy on Behalf of Victims from Vulnerable Populations

Learning Objectives 

This module will enable victim advocates to:

  1. Understand the unique experiences and concerns of sexual assault victims from particularly vulnerable populations.
  2. Identify accommodations that would make it easier for victims from particularly vulnerable populations to navigate the criminal justice system.  
  3. Develop advocacy techniques to encourage accommodations that would help particularly vulnerable sexual assault victims be able to fully participate in the criminal justice process if they so choose.