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 – June 2014

NRG South Central Region Health Fair @ Big Cajun II Plant Site
October 2, 2013 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
For more information, contact Iris Domestic Violence Center at 225-389-3001.
DV Awareness Ceremony – Donaldsonville @ Floyd Boutte Memorial Stadium
October 3, 2013 @ 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 @ Ascension Parish Courthouse
October 3, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information contact Iris at 225-389-3001.
“Circle of Love” Play – McKinley High School @ McKinley High School
October 5, 2013 @ 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 [...]
Take Back the Night – Ascension Parish @ Jambalaya Park
October 7, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
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 [...]
Take Back the Night Candlelight Vigil and March – LSU @ LSU Memorial Tower
October 13, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information contact Iris at 225-389-3001.
Take Back the Night – Iberville Parish @ Bayou Water Park
October 16, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
For more information contact Iris at 225-389-3001.
4th Annual DV Awareness Workshop @ New Orleans Family Justice Center
October 17, 2013 @ 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 @ Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World
October 20, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
For more information and to register: http://www.nofjc.org/event.html
Take Back the Night – Louisiana Correctional Institute For Women @ Louisiana Correctional Institute For Women
October 24, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
For more information contact Iris at 225-389-3001.
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 @ New Orleans Children's Advocacy Center
October 25, 2013 @ 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 [...]
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  
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 [...]
Jointly hosted by Iris Domestic Violence Center, LCADV, and the National Stalking Resource Center Stalking–a dangerous and potentially lethal crime–is often misunderstood, minimized or missed [...]
Louisiana Protective Order Registry Legal Seminar @ Jefferson Parish, Westbank
January 24, 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 [...]
Enhancing Judicial Skills in Domestic Violence Cases Workshop @ Doubletree New Orleans
February 9, 2014 @ 8:00 am – February 12, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
To register: http://njidv.org/education-opportunities/ejs-dv.html The workshop will address the topics described below, using hypothetical case problems, role-play exercises, small group discussions, faculty demonstrations, and a working [...]
American Psychology-Law Society Annual Conference @ New Orleans Sheraton
March 6, 2014 @ 8:30 am – March 8, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
  For more information and to register: http://www.apadivisions.org/division-41/news-events/annual-conference.aspx?apaSessionKey=A4E9DBE1F0288AF64BD72C7A814EAF08
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 [...]
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 [...]
Darkness to Light – Stewards of Children @ Childrens Hospital
April 4, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Darkness to Light is the leading evidence based child sexual abuse prevention program in the country. The training programs aims to empower adults to prevent, [...]
Louisiana Protective Order Registry Legal Seminar @ Baton Rouge, LA
April 11, 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 [...]
Purple & Teal Reception @ Juban's
April 15, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
You are invited to join Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Louisiana Foundation Against Sexual Assault for a reception in honor of domestic and sexual [...]
LCADV & LAFASA Day at the Capitol @ Louisiana State Capitol
April 16, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
You are invited to join Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Louisiana Foundation Against Sexual Assault at the Louisiana State Capitol as we advocate for survivors [...]
19th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect @ Hyatt Regency
April 30, 2014 @ 8:15 am – May 2, 2014 @ 2:00 pm
The Children’s Bureau’s Office on Child Abuse and Neglect (OCAN) is pleased to announce the 19th National Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect, which will [...]
Louisiana Protective Order Registry Legal Seminar @ New Orleans, LA
May 16, 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 [...]
Darkness to Light – Stewards of Children @ Children's Hospital
June 6, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Darkness to Light is the leading evidence based child sexual abuse prevention program in the country. The training programs aims to empower adults to prevent, [...]