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.

Oct
2
Thu
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.

Oct
4
Sat
Riding Against Child Abuse and Neglect @ Friends RV Park
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

DVAM Riding Against Child Abuse and Neglect

People’s Choice Cook off Plates $10 beginning at noon

Kelly Hobson & Band – noon-2pm

Live Auction 2-4pm

John Watson @ Honky Tonk Heroes 4-8pm

Oct
7
Tue
Lake Charles Balloon Release @ Lake Charles Court Steps
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Lake Charles Balloon Release: 9 am at the Lake Charles Court steps

Contact Oasis: A Safe Haven

Oct
8
Wed
Allen Parish Balloon Release @ Allen Parish Council on Aging
Oct 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Allen Parish Council on Aging Balloon Release: 10 am At Allen Parish Council on Aging Center

Contact Oasis: A Safe Haven

Oct
9
Thu
St. Helena domestic violence vigil @ St. Helena Courthouse
Oct 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm