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

Hope in the Light of Day: A Domestic Violence Awareness Month Commemoration @ Downtown RiverMarket
October 3, 2013 @ 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 @ St. Helena Courthouse
October 3, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
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.
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
Chez Hope Mayor’s Breakfast @ Forest Restaurant
October 4, 2013 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
For more information on this event, contact Chez Hope at (337) 828-4200.
Chez Hope DVAM Open House
October 4, 2013 @ 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 @ Pierre Bossier Mall
October 5, 2013 @ 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 @ 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
CADA 13th Annual “Taste & Tell” @ Grand Marais Courtyard
October 8, 2013 @ 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 @ 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  
Candlelight Vigil – Jeanerette @ Jerusalem Baptist Church
October 8, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information contact SNAP at 337-367-7627.
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 [...]
Allen Parish Balloon Release and Survivor Celebration @ Allen Parish Council on Aging
October 10, 2013 @ 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 [...]
Intimate Partner Violence: Risk, Danger, Military Personnel, and Veterans @ BWJP Webinar
October 10, 2013 @ 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 [...]
Domestic Violence Ceremony – Denham Springs @ Denham Springs Police Department
October 10, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Candlelight Vigil – Avoyelles Parish
October 10, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information, contact Faith House at 337-267-9422.
Candlelight Vigil – Slidell @ Sheriff's Office Complex
October 10, 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 [...]
Cameron Balloon Release and Survivor Celebration @ Cameron Council on Aging
October 11, 2013 @ 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 @ Vinton Sheriff's Substation
October 12, 2013 @ 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 @ LSU Memorial Tower
October 13, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information contact Iris at 225-389-3001.
Duluth Model Training for Offender Programs @ Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Training Center
October 14, 2013 @ 8:30 am – October 16, 2013 @ 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 @ Break the Cycle Webinar
October 15, 2013 @ 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 @ PreventConnect Web Conference
October 15, 2013 @ 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 @ BWJP Webinar
October 15, 2013 @ 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 [...]
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.