Training and Event Calendar

This event calendar is provided as a service to our members and the public. An event may be cancelled at any time. Please confirm the event with the sponsor prior to making travel plans. To submit an event, please contact us.

September – October 2014

Sep
30
Tue
Union Parish Domestic Violence Vigil @ Claiborne Electric Meeting Room
Sep 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Union Parish Domestic Violence Vigil

September 30th- 6:30pm

Claiborne Electric Meeting Room

301 Franklin Street

Farmerville, LA 71241

Oct
1
Wed
Barbe Elementary Rally Against Domestic Violence @ Barbe Elementary
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Barbe Elementary Rally Against DV Kickoff: 9 am at Barbe Elementary in Lake Charles

Contact Oasis: A Safe Haven

Lafayette Candlelight Vigil @ Girard Park Pavilion
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Oct
2
Thu
Hope in the Light of Day: Celebrating Domestic Violence Survivors @ Downtown River Market
Oct 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Oct 2, 2014, 10am-11am,

The Wellspring Domestic Violence Month Kickoff Event:

“Hope in the Light of Day: Celebrating DV Survivors”

Downtown RiverMarket

316 S. Grand St., Monroe, LA

DVAM Awareness Walk – Iberville Parish @ Iberville Pairsh Courthouse
Oct 2 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

DVAM Awareness Walk from the Iberville Parish Courthouse to downtown Plaquemine. Sponsored by Iberville Parish Domestic Violence Coordinated Community Response Team.

NW Louisiana Domestic Violence Memorial Service @ Salvation Army Chapel
Oct 2 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

A service of remembrance and hope where victims and survivors of domestic violence and their families have an opportunity to offer tributes and honor their loved ones. The community is invited.

Contact Project Celebration 318-226-5015

Oct
3
Fri
BASF Golf Tournament benefiting Iris Domestic Violence Center
Oct 3 @ 7:00 am – 8:00 am
Unity Day/Mayor’s Breakfast @ Forest Restaurant
Oct 3 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am

Mayor Raymond Harris, Jr. along with other surrounding townships Mayors will sign a Proclamations declaring October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month throughout St. Mary Parish.

Inside the Mind of an Offender: Interview Techniques for Domestic Violence Cases @ Holiday Inn Metairie
Oct 3 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

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Join us for a half-day training that will take you inside the mind of a domestic violence offender and provide useful and effective interviewing techniques.

Domestic violence experts with decades of experience interacting with violent offenders will address:

- Advanced domestic violence dynamics
- Batterer tactics and characteristics
- Predominant aggressor determination
- Investigative interview techniques
- Crawford v. Washington implications
- Technology use by batterers

More information and registration: lcadv.org/offender-interviewing

Memorial Service Honoring Gwen Cox @ Evergreen Life Services
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Project Celebration will partner with the staff and employees of Evergreen Life Services to honor Gwen Cox, an employee killed this year as a result of domestic violence.