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 – November 2013

Stop the Violence Program and Rally @ Heymann Center
October 19, 2013 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
For more information, contact Faith House at 337-267-9422.
Prayer Brunch – Houma @ Greater St. Matthews Baptist Church
October 19, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Boardwalk Mall Domestic Violence Information Fair @ Boardwalk Mall
October 19, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
DV awareness information fair and Clothesline Project display. For more information contact Providence House at 318-221-7887.
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
SNAP Mayor’s Breakfast @ Ramada Inn, Center St.
October 22, 2013 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
For more information contact SNAP at 337-367-7627.
Risk Assessment Skills for Advocates @ BWJP Webinar
October 22, 2013 @ 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 [...]
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 [...]
Bilberry Park Community Center DV Awareness Event @ Bilberry Park Community Center
October 23, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information contact Providence House at 318-221-7887.  
Candlelight Vigil – Houma @ Terrebonne Parish Courthouse Square
October 23, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
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.
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 – New Iberia @ Steamboat Pavilion
October 24, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information contact SNAP at 337-367-7627.
Candlelight Vigil – Vermilion Parish
October 24, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information, contact Faith House at 337-267-9422.
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 [...]
Lunch & Learn @ 1st United Methodist Church
October 25, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Logansport Balloon Release, Walk, and Vigil @ Logansport Riverfront
October 26, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Project Celebration will host a domestic violence awareness month balloon release, awareness walk, and vigil at the riverfront in Logansport, LA. Clothesline project will be [...]
Domestic Violence Ceremony – Hammond @ Southeastern Louisiana University Student Union
October 28, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Teen Dating Violence: Economic Impact – Education & Earnings @ BWJP Webinar
October 29, 2013 @ 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 [...]
Flowers on the Lake – Lake Charles @ Lake Charles Civic Center Seawall
October 29, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Oct. 29th at 5:30 pm at the Civic Center Seawall Oasis will recognize those who have lost their lives due to domestic violence, we will have [...]
Purple Balloon Release: A DVAM High School Event @ TBA
October 30, 2013 @ 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 [...]
Domestic Violence Ceremony – Franklinton @ Washington Parish Courthouse
October 30, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 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 @ 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
A New Look at Domestic Violence Dynamics @ Webinar
November 1, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
This webinar will delve into the changing face of domestic violence, including tactics being utilized by perpetrators and escalating barriers faced by victims. Attendees [...]
Safe Harbor Charity Run @ Mandeville Lakefront
November 2, 2013 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Safe Harbor will host a charity 5k run in Mandeville, LA. Early registration is $20. For more information: http://safeharbornorthshore.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/2013-Safe-Harbor-Race-Flyer.pdf
Teen Dating Violence and Protection Orders
November 4, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
This webinar will explore the topic of teen dating violence. Many teenagers and young adults are experiencing abuse in their relationships. This abuse can look [...]
Economic Justice for Battered Women – Part One @ Webinar
November 4, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Part 1 – Financial Abuse 101: Financial abuse is a common tactic used by batterers to control and isolate their partners with far-reaching and devastating [...]
In this session, we will explore the impact of current immigration laws and policies on immigrant survivors of partner abuse, sexual assault, and other types [...]
Managing Outcomes for Victims of Domestic Violence @ Webinar
November 5, 2013 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Service provision to victims of domestic violence presents unique challenges if an agency or staff member is to effectively respect, inform, connect and inspire program [...]