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.

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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.
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 [...]
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
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  
Intimate Partner Violence: Risk, Danger, Military Personnel, and Veterans 2:00 pm
Intimate Partner Violence: Risk,… @ BWJP Webinar
Oct 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Battered Women’s Justice Project (BWJP) is pleased to announce a webinar on the current use of risk assessment tools in the criminal justice and [...]
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 [...]
Duluth Model Training for Offender Programs 8:30 am
Duluth Model Training for Offend… @ Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Training Center
Oct 14 @ 8:30 am – Oct 16 @ 4:30 pm
The Duluth Model is an ever-evolving way of thinking about how a community works together to end domestic violence. This training is for anyone starting [...]
Building Blocks of Success: How to Talk to Teens and Work with Survivors 1:00 pm
Building Blocks of Success: How … @ Break the Cycle Webinar
Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
This is the third of a three-part webinar series will share tips and best practices on how to talk about the issue, how to engage [...]
Power of Organizational Practices: Innovations to Keep Kids Safer 1:00 pm
Power of Organizational Practice… @ PreventConnect Web Conference
Oct 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Part of PreventConnect’s 2013-2014 Ending Child Sexual Abuse web conference series, Power of Organizational Practices: Innovations to Keep Kids Safer, will be a web-based conference [...]
Trends in Clinical Teaching: Collaborations and Case Types 2:00 pm
Trends in Clinical Teaching: Col… @ BWJP Webinar
Oct 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Jeana Lungwitz, director of the Domestic Violence Clinic at the University of Texas School of Law, will be joined by social worker, Terry Secrest, and [...]
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
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.
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.
Risk Assessment Skills for Advocates 2:00 pm
Risk Assessment Skills for Advoc… @ BWJP Webinar
Oct 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Advocates understand the importance of risk assessment though some many struggle with how to conduct assessments in a trauma informed way. A four-stage process for [...]
If You Care About Interpersonal and Domestic Violence, You Should Care About Reproductive Justice 5:00 pm
If You Care About Interpersonal … @ LSRU Webinar
Oct 23 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
This webinar is hosted by Law Students for Reproductive Justice. Kelli Garcia, Senior Counsel at the National Women’s Law Center, will be joined by special [...]
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.
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 [...]
Teen Dating Violence: Economic Impact – Education & Earnings 12:30 pm
Teen Dating Violence: Economic I… @ BWJP Webinar
Oct 29 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Dating violence in adolescence not only takes a physical and emotional toll on young women, it also leads to less education and lower earnings later [...]
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 [...]
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