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.

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Lake Charles DVAM Kickoff 12:00 pm
Lake Charles DVAM Kickoff @ Lake Charles courthouse
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Oct. 1st at noon Oasis will have a display on the steps of the courthouse downtown and a small ceremony. For more information, contact Oasis at [...]
DVAM Proclamation – Lafayette 5:30 pm
DVAM Proclamation – Lafayette @ Lafayette City Halll
Oct 1 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
For more information, contact Faith House at 337-267-9422.
NRG South Central Region Health Fair 11:30 am
NRG South Central Region Health … @ Big Cajun II Plant Site
Oct 2 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
For more information, contact Iris Domestic Violence Center at 225-389-3001.
Candlelight Vigil – Lafayette 5:30 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Lafayette @ Girard Park
Oct 2 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
For more information, contact Faith House at 337-267-9422.
Hope in the Light of Day: A Domestic Violence Awareness Month Commemoration 10:00 am
Hope in the Light of Day: A Dome… @ Downtown RiverMarket
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
The Family Justice Center of Ouachita Parish is hosting a Domestic Violence Awareness Month Commemoration.  This year’s theme, “Hope in the Light of Day”, highlights [...]
Domestic Violence Ceremony – Greensburg 4:30 pm
Domestic Violence Ceremony – Gre… @ St. Helena Courthouse
Oct 3 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
DV Awareness Ceremony – Donaldsonville 5:00 pm
DV Awareness Ceremony – Donaldso… @ Floyd Boutte Memorial Stadium
Oct 3 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
5:00 PM. Domestic Violence Awareness ceremony at Floyd Boutte Memorial Stadium, Donaldsonville, during football game between Lowery Middle School and St. Amant Middle School For more [...]
Ascension Parish Council recognition of DVAM 6:00 pm
Ascension Parish Council recogni… @ Ascension Parish Courthouse
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information contact Iris at 225-389-3001.
Candlelight Vigil – Union Parish 6:30 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Union Parish @ Claiborne Electric Meeting Room
Oct 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Union Parish October 3rd- 6:30pm Claiborne Electric Meeting Room 301 Franklin Street Farmerville, LA 71241
Chez Hope Mayor’s Breakfast 7:30 am
Chez Hope Mayor’s Breakfast @ Forest Restaurant
Oct 4 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
For more information on this event, contact Chez Hope at (337) 828-4200.
Chez Hope DVAM Open House 3:30 pm
Chez Hope DVAM Open House
Oct 4 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
For more information about this event, contact Chez Hope at 337-828-4200.
Pierre Bossier Mall Domestic Violence Awareness Information Fair 11:00 am
Pierre Bossier Mall Domestic Vio… @ Pierre Bossier Mall
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Information fair and Clothesline Project Display. For more information contact Providence House at 318-221-7887.
“Circle of Love” Play – McKinley High School 2:00 pm
“Circle of Love” Play – McKinley… @ McKinley High School
Oct 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Nu Gamma Omega Educational & Charitable Foundation, two performances of the play “Circle of Love” about domestic violence benefitting Iris Center, held at McKinley High [...]
CADA 13th Annual “Taste & Tell” 6:00 pm
CADA 13th Annual “Taste & Tell” @ Grand Marais Courtyard
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Good food. Live and silent auctions. Fun! Tickets available at Jeff Davis Bank, Mid-South Bank, and Marceaux’s
Candlelight Vigil – Jackson Parish 6:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Jackson Parish @ Jonesboro Town Hall
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jackson Parish October 8th- 6:00pm Jonesboro Town Hall 128 Allen Avenue Jonesboro, LA 71251  
Candlelight Vigil – Jeanerette 6:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Jeanerette @ Jerusalem Baptist Church
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information contact SNAP at 337-367-7627.
Lafourche Parish Council Meeting – Domestic Violence Proclamation Day 6:00 pm
Lafourche Parish Council Meeting…
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Allen Parish Balloon Release and Survivor Celebration 10:00 am
Allen Parish Balloon Release and… @ Allen Parish Council on Aging
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Allen Parish balloon release is Oct. 10th 10:00 am at the Allen Parish Council on Aging. We will also celebrate survivors of domestic violence with [...]
Domestic Violence Ceremony – Denham Springs 5:00 pm
Domestic Violence Ceremony – Den… @ Denham Springs Police Department
Oct 10 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Avoyelles Parish 6:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Avoyelles Pa…
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information, contact Faith House at 337-267-9422.
Candlelight Vigil – Slidell 6:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Slidell @ Sheriff's Office Complex
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Identifying, Investigating, and Prosecuting Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Strangulation Cases 9:00 am
Identifying, Investigating, and … @ Tulane University School of Law
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Specialized experts in the identification, investigation, and documenta­tion of strangulation in intimate partner violence cases will cover the following:   Findings from a study of 300 [...]
Cameron Balloon Release and Survivor Celebration 10:00 am
Cameron Balloon Release and Surv… @ Cameron Council on Aging
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Balloon Release and Survivor Celebration- the balloon release in Cameron is scheduled for 10:00 am on Oct. 11th at the Cameron Council on Aging. For [...]
DV Awareness Walk – Lake Charles 6:00 am
DV Awareness Walk – Lake Charles @ Vinton Sheriff's Substation
Oct 12 @ 6:00 am – 7:00 am
flyer for walk   Oasis will host a run/walk from Vinton’s Sheriff’s Substation to Lake Charles Civic Center is on Oct. 12th the run will [...]
Take Back the Night Candlelight Vigil and March – LSU 6:00 pm
Take Back the Night Candlelight … @ LSU Memorial Tower
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information contact Iris at 225-389-3001.
Take Back the Night – Iberville Parish 5:30 pm
Take Back the Night – Iberville … @ Bayou Water Park
Oct 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
For more information contact Iris at 225-389-3001.
Candlelight Vigil – Bienville Parish 6:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Bienville Pa… @ Arcadia City Hall
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Bienville Parish October 16th- 6:00pm Arcadia City Hall 1819 Railroad Avenue Arcadia, LA 71001
Candlelight Vigil – Thibodaux 6:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Thibodaux @ Thibodaux Civic Center Reservoir
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
4th Annual DV Awareness Workshop 11:00 am
4th Annual DV Awareness Workshop @ New Orleans Family Justice Center
Oct 17 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Presented by Crescent City Career Institute & Crescent City WIC Services, Inc. “Perinatal Implications of Domestic Violence” with guest speaker Jose Rivera, JD. RSVP REQUIRED. [...]
Women Helping Women Luncheon 11:00 am
Women Helping Women Luncheon @ River Oaks Event Center, Napoleon Ballroom
Oct 17 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Faith House & Woman’s Foundation would be delighted for you to join, wearing your sassiest purse, as they celebrate the wonders of women at the [...]
Stop the Violence Program and Rally 8:30 am
Stop the Violence Program and Rally @ Heymann Center
Oct 19 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
For more information, contact Faith House at 337-267-9422.
Prayer Brunch – Houma 9:00 am
Prayer Brunch – Houma @ Greater St. Matthews Baptist Church
Oct 19 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Boardwalk Mall Domestic Violence Information Fair 11:00 am
Boardwalk Mall Domestic Violence… @ Boardwalk Mall
Oct 19 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
DV awareness information fair and Clothesline Project display. For more information contact Providence House at 318-221-7887.
Unmasking Domestic Violence Soiree and Fundraising Event 6:00 pm
Unmasking Domestic Violence Soir… @ Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
For more information and to register: http://www.nofjc.org/event.html
SNAP Mayor’s Breakfast 7:30 am
SNAP Mayor’s Breakfast @ Ramada Inn, Center St.
Oct 22 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
For more information contact SNAP at 337-367-7627.
Bilberry Park Community Center DV Awareness Event 6:00 pm
Bilberry Park Community Center D… @ Bilberry Park Community Center
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information contact Providence House at 318-221-7887.  
Candlelight Vigil – Houma 6:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Houma @ Terrebonne Parish Courthouse Square
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Take Back the Night – Louisiana Correctional Institute For Women 5:30 pm
Take Back the Night – Louisiana … @ Louisiana Correctional Institute For Women
Oct 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
For more information contact Iris at 225-389-3001.
Candlelight Vigil – Claiborne Parish 6:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Claiborne Pa… @ Presbyterian Church
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Claiborne Parish Octoboer 24th- 6:00pm Presbyterian Church 618 North 2th Street Homer, LA 71040
Candlelight Vigil – New Iberia 6:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – New Iberia @ Steamboat Pavilion
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information contact SNAP at 337-367-7627.
Candlelight Vigil – Vermilion Parish 6:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Vermilion Pa…
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information, contact Faith House at 337-267-9422.
Survivor’s Dinner – Metropolitan Center for Women and Children 6:00 pm
Survivor’s Dinner – Metropolitan…
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
For more information on this survivor’s dinner, contact Metropolitan Center for Women and Children at 504-837-5400.
Darkness to Light: Stewards of Children Training 9:00 am
Darkness to Light: Stewards of C… @ New Orleans Children's Advocacy Center
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stewards of Children is the only nationally research based child sexual abuse program for adults. This program will increase knowledge, improve attitudes and change child-protective [...]
Lunch & Learn 12:00 pm
Lunch & Learn @ 1st United Methodist Church
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Logansport Balloon Release, Walk, and Vigil 9:00 am
Logansport Balloon Release, Walk… @ Logansport Riverfront
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Project Celebration will host a domestic violence awareness month balloon release, awareness walk, and vigil at the riverfront in Logansport, LA. Clothesline project will be [...]
Domestic Violence Ceremony – Hammond 5:30 pm
Domestic Violence Ceremony – Ham… @ Southeastern Louisiana University Student Union
Oct 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Flowers on the Lake – Lake Charles 5:30 pm
Flowers on the Lake – Lake Charles @ Lake Charles Civic Center Seawall
Oct 29 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Oct. 29th at 5:30 pm at the Civic Center Seawall Oasis will recognize those who have lost their lives due to domestic violence, we will have [...]
Purple Balloon Release: A DVAM High School Event 3:00 pm
Purple Balloon Release: A DVAM H… @ TBA
Oct 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
“Purple Balloon Release” is the culminating event for the Dollars for Domestic Violence fundraiser for high school students within Ouachita Parish. The high school [...]
Domestic Violence Ceremony – Franklinton 4:00 pm
Domestic Violence Ceremony – Fra… @ Washington Parish Courthouse
Oct 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Pennies for Peace Live Butterfly Release: A DVAM Elementary School Event 3:00 pm
Pennies for Peace Live Butterfly… @ TBA
Oct 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The LIVE BUTTERFLY RELEASE is the culminating event for the winners of the Pennies for Peace elementary school domestic violence awareness and fundraising project. [...]
Candlelight Vigil – Lincoln Parish 6:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Lincoln Parish @ Lincoln Parish Library Community Room
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lincoln Parish October 31st- 6:00pm Lincoln Parish Library Community Room 910 N Trenton Street Ruston, LA 71270