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.

September – October 2014

NEUROBIOLOGY of TRAUMA: Understanding Traumatic Memory and Victim Behavior @ Webinar
September 10, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
NEUROBIOLOGY of TRAUMA: Understanding Traumatic Memory and Victim Behavior  @ Webinar
This project is funded by the Michigan Domestic and Sexual Violence Prevention and Treatment Board (MDSVPTB). The MDSVPTB is a Governor appointed board, housed [...]
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 [...]
Engaging Men to End Violence Against Women @ Webinar
September 18, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
This webinar focuses on engaging men in violence prevention and intervention, exploring the value of engaging men, examining strengths and weaknesses of current initiatives and [...]
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
Barbe Elementary Rally Against Domestic Violence @ Barbe Elementary
October 1, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Barbe Elementary Rally Against DV Kickoff: 9 am at Barbe Elementary in Lake Charles Contact Oasis: A Safe Haven
Lafayette Candlelight Vigil @ Girard Park Pavilion
October 1, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Hope in the Light of Day: Celebrating Domestic Violence Survivors @ Downtown River Market
October 2, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Oct 2, 2014, 10am-11am, The Wellspring Domestic Violence Month Kickoff Event: “Hope in the Light of Day: Celebrating DV Survivors” Downtown RiverMarket 316 S. Grand [...]
DVAM Awareness Walk – Iberville Parish @ Iberville Pairsh Courthouse
October 2, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
DVAM Awareness Walk from the Iberville Parish Courthouse to downtown Plaquemine. Sponsored by Iberville Parish Domestic Violence Coordinated Community Response Team.
NW Louisiana Domestic Violence Memorial Service @ Salvation Army Chapel
October 2, 2014 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
A service of remembrance and hope where victims and survivors of domestic violence and their families have an opportunity to offer tributes and honor their [...]
Unity Day/Mayor’s Breakfast @ Forest Restaurant
October 3, 2014 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
Mayor Raymond Harris, Jr. along with other surrounding townships Mayors will sign a Proclamations declaring October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month throughout St. Mary Parish. [...]
Inside the Mind of an Offender: Interview Techniques for Domestic Violence Cases @ Holiday Inn Metairie
October 3, 2014 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Inside the Mind of an Offender: Interview Techniques for Domestic Violence Cases @ Holiday Inn Metairie
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. [...]
Memorial Service Honoring Gwen Cox @ Evergreen Life Services
October 3, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Project Celebration will partner with the staff and employees of Evergreen Life Services to honor Gwen Cox, an employee killed this year as a result [...]
Riding Against Child Abuse and Neglect @ Friends RV Park
October 4, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
DVAM Riding Against Child Abuse and Neglect People’s Choice Cook off Plates $10 beginning at noon Kelly Hobson & Band – noon-2pm Live Auction 2-4pm [...]
Lake Charles Balloon Release @ Lake Charles Court Steps
October 7, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Lake Charles Balloon Release: 9 am at the Lake Charles Court steps Contact Oasis: A Safe Haven
Allen Parish Balloon Release @ Allen Parish Council on Aging
October 8, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Allen Parish Council on Aging Balloon Release: 10 am At Allen Parish Council on Aging Center Contact Oasis: A Safe Haven
St. Helena domestic violence vigil @ St. Helena Courthouse
October 9, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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
Love Serves @ Pierremont Oaks Tennis Club
October 10, 2014 @ 8:00 am – October 12, 2014 @ 9:00 am
First United Methodist Church will sponsor an awareness event and fundraiser for Project Celebration. Players, sponsors, and volunteers are welcome to attend.
Intro to Play Therapy Training @ New Orleans Family Justice Alliance
October 10, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Please join us for: INTRO TO PLAY THERAPY PRESENTED BY DR. ROY SALGADO Friday, October 10th         9:00-4:00 New Orleans Family Justice Alliance 701 Loyola  Second [...]
Wear Purple Day @ Government Plaza
October 10, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Local first responders will conduct “A minute without domestic violence” by sounding their sirens for one full minute sending an alarming message of the prevalence [...]
Cameron Parish Balloon Release @ Cameron Parish Council on Aging
October 10, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cameron Parish Council on Aging Balloon Release: 11 am at Cameron Parish Council on Aging Center Contact Oasis A Safe Haven
Valero Meraux Refinery Benefit & Luncheon @ La Bella Vita
October 14, 2014 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Valero Meraux Refinery – Benefit for Children Luncheon & Check Presentation When: Tuesday, October 14, 2014 11:30 AM-1:30 PM Where: La Bella Vita Please RSVP [...]
Terrebonne Candlelight Vigil @ Terrebonne Courthouse Square
October 14, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
New Orleans Night Out Against Crime
October 14, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
National Night Out Tuesday, October 14, 2014 We invite you and your community to join the over 37 million neighbors across 15,000 communities in celebration [...]
Domestic Violence Forum @ UL Monroe, Student Union Ballroom
October 15, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Oct 15, 2014, 6pm-7pm Domestic Violence Forum University of Louisiana Monroe Student Union Ballroom Monroe, LA
Women Helping Women Luncheon @ River Oaks
October 16, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Call to RSVP to the Women Helping Women Luncheon. 337-267-9422
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
Livingston Parish Domestic Violence Vigil @ Denham Springs Police Department
October 16, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm