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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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 [...]
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
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. [...]
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
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
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 [...]
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