April 5 - 7, 2018

​Banff, AB

Conference Keynotes

Laura van Dernoot Lipsky, "Navigating Amidst Overwhelming Times"
Karen Vadino, "Happiness is an Inside Job"
Mark Wynn, "Making the Law Keep Its Promise"
Joy Pavlich, Transformative Opportunity in Loss: things don't happen 'for a reason', things happen 'with opportunity' 


The Alberta Police Based Victim Services Association (APBVSA) is the largest, exclusively police-based, victim services association in Canada.  Membership includes all 126 police-based victim service programs operating in Alberta. For more information visit our website:  APBVSA Website

Pre-Conference Workshop

"The Things We Can't Unsee: Reducing the impact of secondary exposure"

*Pre-conference open to paid program management, staff, liaison officers and board members only.

 Pre-Conference Workshop

Conference to be held in beautiful Banff 
at the Banff Centre

Accommodation has been arranged at the Banff Centre. All accommodation bookings at the Banff Centre include full breakfast buffet in Vistas Dining Room.   Please note that the Conference registration fee does not include accommodation.  Please see Accommodation for additional information.

Due to the high demand for accommodation in Banff, attendees are encouraged to reserve hotel accommodation as soon as possible.

Alberta Provincial Victim Service Conference

Trade Show/Sponsorship

NEW!  Trade Show and Sponsorship Opportunities Available for 2018!  If your company is interested please contact us for details: Sponsor/Exhibit​ (indicate Sponsor/Trade Show in the Subject Line).

2018 Alberta Provincial Victim Service Conference ~ c/o BW Event Solutions | PO Box 3759 Banff AB T1L 1E3

Ready . Set . Breathe in Banff!