1500 +

People Helped

75 +

Crisis Responses

When We’re Called

STUDENT DEATH DEBRIEFINGS

Our Team has been called many times to help the staff and students when one or more children have died.

NATURAL DISASTERS

Our Team can support individuals and communities suffering from natural disasters.

VICTIMS ASSISTANCE

Consultation with victims of disaster/crisis response

We Respond With Compassion.

We Respond With Love and Support

 

 

 

UPCOMING TRAINING EVENT

 

ADVANCED NOVA TRAINING

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

 

NOVA Community Crisis Response Team Training

 

National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA) is a national partner of I-CART. Both organizations actively assist victims and survivors of crime, tragedy, trauma and disaster. I-CART is excited to present the NOVA Community Crisis Response Team Training and welcome any individual who has an interest in assisting with potential crisis response situations in his/her community, as well as personal and professional life. To learn more about NOVA, visit www.tryNOVA.org. I-CART is a completely volunteer driven organization and our community services are free of charge.

The 24-hour intensive training will be led by Certified Crisis Response Trainers: Rev. Gerry Griffith and Kim Walton. Educational material will be shared in lecture and group discussion formats on the following topics:

  • The Crisis Response
  • The Trauma Response
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Critical Information on Death Notification, Death, Dying and Loss
  • Age, Cultural & Spiritual Perspectives in regard to trauma
  • Children and Elder’s Crisis Response
  • Post Traumatic Response
  • Serving as a member of a Crisis Response Team


We Scholarship Opportunities will be announced,
please e-mail indianacrisisresponseteam@gmail.com for an application

 

ADVANCED NOVA TRAINING

The NOVA Advanced Community Crisis Response Training will help responders better understand the intellectual foundations of the NOVA Crisis Response Team Training (CRT) model and perfect necessary skills in applying the model in the event of a criminal catastrophic or mass casualty event.  This 24-Hour course builds upon the essential NOVA CRT protocols with current best practices and in a “refresher” training context.

 

This Advanced Training event is open to Crisis Responders who have completed the Basic NOVA Training.  The same manual and materials will be used in this advanced training.

 

The ADVANCED NOVA TRAINING Class will be held

June 27-29, 2019
At the
FAITH PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
8170 Hague Road
Indianapolis, IN 46256

PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDAR NOW.

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOT YET OPEN

 

Please check back from time to time to learn about future NOVA Training events and to see when registration for the upcoming event is open.  We normally hold at least 2 events per year.

 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us with the information provided on the CONTACT US Page.

 

Thank you.