What is Technical Assistance?

Technical Assistance (TA) refers to resource sharing and problem-solving interactions designed to assist domestic violence service programs, affiliated professionals, governmental and other human service systems with a variety of issues that arise around the complexities of domestic violence work.

Training and Technical Assistance Provided by the Colorado Coalition Against Domestic Violence (CCADV)

CCADV Technical Assistance is provided with the overarching goal of advancing effective interventions based on national best practices that contribute to the safety and well-being of child, youth, and adult victims/survivors of domestic violence.  Grounded in the fundamentals of feminist-based, survivor-defined advocacy, CCADV staff members who provide training and technical assistance are domestic violence experts having over 100 combined years of experience in all areas of domestic violence advocacy, safety services, and nonprofit management and operations.

CCADV provides an extensive scope of technical assistance on topics including, trauma-informed care, working with child welfare, enhancing services to survivors and their families, coordinated community response, Latin@ outreach, working with boards, nonprofit management,  executive mentoring, advocacy, and more. More Technical Assistance Topics.

Technical Assistance is provided through telephone, email, webinars, the CCADV website, in-person contact, and site visits.  It is free to CCADV members.

For Non-Members

Free Technical Assistance is a benefit of CCADV membership.  The fee structure for non-members is as follows:

CCADV Program Service Fees – 2014

Program Notes Cost to DV Program Members Cost to Community Partner and Individual Members Cost to Non-members
Annual Conference DV Program Members receive 1 room per program for each night of the conference

Early registration $100

Regular $125

Late $175

Early registration $100

Regular $125

Late $175

Early registration $200

Regular $225

Late $275

Training and/or Technical Assistance For already developed trainings or TA No cost

No cost for 1 training and 1 TA consult/yr.

Additional at reduced fee ($25/hr.)

$65/hr.
For trainings or TA requiring development time No cost

No cost for training per above limitations;

Mileage at IRS  rate

Per diem only if more than 1 night required

Mileage cost at IRS  rate.  Per diem (lodging & meals) as needed at GSA rate
For trainings/TA requiring CCADV staff travel outside of Denver/metro area No cost

No cost for training per above limitations;

Mileage at IRS  rate

Per diem only if more than 1 night required

Mileage cost at IRS  rate.  Per diem (lodging & meals) as needed at GSA rate

Full Day training/TA

(6 + hours)

No cost No cost per limitations above $500/day (includes prep time) plus travel
½ Day training/TA No cost No cost per limitations above $350 (includes prep time) plus travel
Phone/Email Consultation and TA No cost No cost No charge for first 30 minutes.  Additional consultation at $50/hr.
Webinars No cost No cost $35/module/person
Online Learning Center Courses No cost No cost $50/course/individual
With CEs Cost added to that of the webinar/training; same cost for all regardless of membership Depends on number of credits Depends on number of credits Depends on number of credits
Print Materials   No cost No cost Cost varies by document

* All services are based on staff availability.  The above fee schedule and benefits may be altered by CCADV from time to time.