BC Corrections' Response to COVID-19 

Jun. 16, 2020
Webinar Online

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Adult Custody Procedures, Clients in Custody,
Client Reporting Procedures, Case Management Programming

 

 

Speakers:

Elenore Arend, Assistant Deputy Minister, BC Corrections, Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General
Stephanie Macpherson, Provincial Director, BC Corrections, Adult Custody Division
Bill Small, Provincial Director, Community Corrections Division
Kimberly McLean, Provincial Director of Strategic Operations

Date: Tuesday, June 16, 2020  | 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm (Pacific Time)

Fee:

Free of Charge

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CPD Hours: 1 Hour of Approved Continuing Professional Development in BC.
This webinar is accredited for Practice Management.

Synopsis

From the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic, BC Corrections response has been swift and effective. Join Assistant Deputy Minister Elenore Arend and members of the senior management team for an overview of how the BC Corrections has adapted and shifted to protect the health and safety of the individuals in their care and staff on the frontlines.

Topics discussed will include the many impacts of COVID-19 on Community Corrections and Adult Custody in B.C., looking ahead at BC Corrections' plans to "restart" as public health restrictions begin to ease over the coming months, and how you - our partners in the judicial sector - are key to ensuring our continued success at keeping everyone safe as we move forward.

Specific topic areas of interest include the following:

  • Adult Custody procedures for in custody accused attendance at Court;
  • Defence Counsel Access to clients in custody;
  • Community Corrections client reporting procedures; and
  • Availability of and approach to Community Corrections case management programming.
     

 


Acknowledging First Nations Territories
This webinar is hosted by CBABC, which is located on the traditional and unceded territory of the Coast Salish peoples, including the Squamish, Tsleil-Waututh and Musqueam First Nations. We encourage our members to explore the rich history and knowledge of Indigenous people, and to continue learning about their experience in Canada, past and present.
 


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