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Family Violence Council:
Addressing Violence throughout the Lifespan
Thursday, September 10, 2009
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
25 Van Ness Avenue, Room 338-A
I. Call to Order/Agenda Changes DISCUSSION/ACTION 1 min.
Action: To approve the meeting agenda.
II. Introductions DISCUSSION 4 min.
III. BUSINESS DISCUSSION/ACTION 110 min.
A. Overview of Intervention Services
a. Child Abuse
b. Domestic Violence
c. Elder/Dependent Adult Abuse
B. Best Practices for San Francisco – Brainstorming and Prioritizing
C. Next Steps in Improving Child Abuse and Elder Abuse Intervention Services
IV. Public Comment DISCUSSION 4 min.
This item is to allow members of the public to comment, for a maximum of 2 minutes each, on matters within the Council’s purview, as well as to suggest new agenda items for the Council’s future consideration.
V. Adjournment ACTION 1 min.
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