Please note: All workshops and events are subject to change. Contact us to confirm dates.
2019 AVP-NNM meetings
March 3, 2019: Annual Meeting in Santa Fe, 3:00-5:00 (email us for details)
two more general meetings : TBA
2019 Community Workshops
March 23 + 30 (two consecutive Saturdays): Basic workshop in Albuquerque [go to “About Us’ and choose “Special Events”
2019 Workshops for men at Penitentiary of NM – Level 1-M.R.U. (Santa Fe, NM)*
Jan. 18-20: Basic
Feb. 15-17 : Advanced
Mar. 9-11 : Training for Facilitators (T4F)
April ? : Basic
2019 Workshops for Women at Springer Women’s Facility (Springer, NM) and Western N.M. Correctional Facility (Grants, NM)*
Jan. 25-27 : Basic WESTERN
Feb. 15-17 : Training for Facilitators (T4F) SPRINGER
Mar. 19-31 : Advanced WESTERN
April 12-14 : Basic SPRINGER
PRISON VOLUNTEER TRAINING
AVP facilitators and participants entering a NM prison are considered volunteers. Volunteers entering all correctional facilities must have completed a volunteer training and have a badge. Attending a volunteer training session is based on preapproval of an application that includes a national clearance. Applications are available online: https://cd.nm.gov/apd/volunteer_services.html Email us for more information.
Next volunteer training by NM Corrections:
May 4 : Western NMCF, Grants
May 9 and Sept. 12 : Corrections Training Academy, Santa Fe (next to PNM)
* All prison workshops include a Friday facilitation team meeting at the facility. Team includes both inmate facilitators and facilitators coming from outside.