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.

October 2013 – October 2014

Candlelight Vigil – Union Parish @ Claiborne Electric Meeting Room
October 3, 2013 @ 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 @ Jonesboro Town Hall
October 8, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jackson Parish October 8th- 6:00pm Jonesboro Town Hall 128 Allen Avenue Jonesboro, LA 71251  
NOTE: Registration is limited to OVW grantees. From a careful evaluation of the history, context, and severity of violence to forfeiture for wrongdoing determinations to [...]
Identifying, Investigating, and Prosecuting Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Strangulation Cases @ Tulane University School of Law
October 11, 2013 @ 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 [...]
Candlelight Vigil – Bienville Parish @ Arcadia City Hall
October 16, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Bienville Parish October 16th- 6:00pm Arcadia City Hall 1819 Railroad Avenue Arcadia, LA 71001
Candlelight Vigil – Claiborne Parish @ Presbyterian Church
October 24, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Claiborne Parish Octoboer 24th- 6:00pm Presbyterian Church 618 North 2th Street Homer, LA 71040
Candlelight Vigil – Lincoln Parish @ Lincoln Parish Library Community Room
October 31, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lincoln Parish October 31st- 6:00pm Lincoln Parish Library Community Room 910 N Trenton Street Ruston, LA 71270
What is “Community Assessment” and How Can it Benefit My Community? @ Webinar
November 13, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A goal of many OVW grantees is to change institutional practices that give rise to poor outcomes for survivors of violence against women. Praxis International [...]
Louisiana District Attorneys Association Fall Seminar @ New Orleans Marriott at the Convention Center
November 20, 2013 @ 10:00 am – November 22, 2013 @ 12:00 pm
For more information and to register: www.ldaa.org Or: http://modiphy.dnsconnect.net/~ldaaorg/main/events.php?page=event_02  
Presented by Teresa M. Garvey The application of Crawford principles in the context of forensic evidence continues to plague the criminal justice system. The United [...]
Louisiana’s 10th Annual Conference on Sexual Assault & Family Violence @ Baton Rouge Marriott
December 11, 2013 @ 11:00 am – December 13, 2013 @ 12:00 pm
Co-sponsored by LCADV and LAFASA, this exciting three days of workshops, exhibits and networking is Louisiana’s premier training event for professionals working with victims of sexual, domestic and family violence, and [...]
Inside the Mind of an Offender: Interview Techniques for Domestic Violence Cases @ Baton Rouge Police Dept.
March 14, 2014 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
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 [...]
Firearms and Domestic Violence @ Webinar
March 21, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
For more information and to register: http://conferences.bwjp.org/webconferencedetail.aspx?confid=369 Presenters: Daniel W. Webster, ScD, MPH is Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Gun Policy and Research [...]
Inside the Mind of an Offender: Interview Techniques for Domestic Violence Cases @ Baton Rouge Police Department
March 28, 2014 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
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 [...]
Louisiana Protective Order Registry Legal Seminar @ Choudrant, LA
July 18, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
The LPOR Legal Seminar will: Explain how the protective order registry works. Explain the appropriate use of the mandatory order forms. Identify and discuss state [...]
Presenting the Case: Best Practices in Prosecution Charging Decisions @ Webinar
September 10, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
From a careful evaluation of the history, context, and severity of violence to forfeiture for wrongdoing determinations to guidelines for victim engagement, the Domestic Violence [...]
All too often, behaviors of victims cause the public and those in the criminal justice system to doubt a victim’s story.  In fact, it is [...]
Union Parish Domestic Violence Vigil @ Claiborne Electric Meeting Room
September 30, 2014 @ 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
Jackson Parish Domestic Violence Vigil @ Jackson Parish Library
October 9, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Jackson Parish Domestic Violence Vigil October 9th- 6:00pm Jackson Parish Library 614 South Polk Avenue Jonesboro, LA 71251
Bienville Parish Domestic Violence Vigil @ Bienville Parish Courthouse Conference Room
October 16, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Bienville Parish Domestic Violence Vigil October 16th- 12:00pm Bienville Parish Courthouse 100 Courthouse Drive [Conference Room] Arcadia, LA 71001
Claiborne Parish Domestic Violence Vigil @ First Baptist Church
October 21, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  Claiborne Parish Domestic Violence Vigil October 21st- 6:00pm First Baptist Church 406 West Main Street Homer, LA 71040
Grant Parish Domestic Violence Vigil @ Grant Parish Courthouse
October 23, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Grant Parish Domestic Violence Vigils October 23rd Prayer Vigil 12:00 Noon and 6:00pm Candlelight Vigil Grant Parish Courthouse 200 Main Street Colfax, LA
Winn Parish Domestic Violence Vigils @ Winn Parish Courthouse
October 29, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Winn Parish DV Vigil           October 29th – 12:00 Noon Winn Parish Courthouse 119 W Main Street Winnfield, LA 71483
Lincoln Parish Domestic Violence Vigil @ Lincoln Parish Library Event Center
October 30, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lincoln Parish Domestic Violence Vigil October 30th- 6:00pm Lincoln Parish Library Event Center 910 N Trenton Street Ruston, LA 71270