Fri, Oct 20|
October Nana Chat
Our Sisters' Keeper: Safe Space from Violence & Abuse
Time & Location
Oct 20, 2023, 7:00 PM – Oct 21, 2023, 8:30 PM
About the event
Presented by Susheela Varky, Esq
Ms. Varky has worked for Legal Information Network for Cancer (LINC), the Office of the Executive Secretary of the Supreme Court of Virginia (OES), and is currently the Director of the Center for Family Advocacy and the Attorney for Domestic and Sexual Violence at Virginia Poverty Law Center (VPLC).
Since September 2007, Ms. Varky has continued her work in the domestic and sexual violence arena as a staff attorney for VPLC, the statewide support organization for the local legal aid offices in Virginia, collaborating with state and local stakeholders, conducting trainings, engaging in advocacy, providing legal consultations, and taking compelling domestic and/or sexual violence, immigration-related cases through a pro bono legal clinic she started in 2009 called Legal Assistance to Victim-Immigrants of
Domestic Abuse (LA VIDA).