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 2013

Because We Have Daughters @ webinar
September 25, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Because We Have Daughters (BWHD) is a powerful tool for engaging men in the work to end violence against women and girls. In this [...]
Housing Policy and Systems Advocacy for Domestic Violence Survivors @ Webinar
September 25, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
In this training, faculty will discuss: the intersection of homelessness and domestic violence and the need for creative advocacy; how to craft a housing advocacy [...]
The Changing Racial Dynamics of Women’s Incarceration @ BWJP Webinar
September 25, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
In February, The Sentencing Project released the report, The Changing Racial Dynamics of Women’s Incarceration, written by Marc Mauer.  This webinar, presented by the report’s [...]
Civil and Criminal Protection Orders and the Role of Probation/Parole @ Webinar
September 26, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Criminal no-contact orders and civil protection orders are in place for many defendants/respondents who are under the supervision of probation/parole departments.  This teleconference explores the [...]
  Faculty will explore the various ways that critical systems have historically betrayed the trust of battered women and sexual assault survivors.  The three institutions [...]
Lake Charles DVAM Kickoff @ Lake Charles courthouse
October 1, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Oct. 1st at noon Oasis will have a display on the steps of the courthouse downtown and a small ceremony. For more information, contact Oasis at [...]
DVAM Proclamation – Lafayette @ Lafayette City Halll
October 1, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
For more information, contact Faith House at 337-267-9422.
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.
Candlelight Vigil – Lafayette @ Girard Park
October 2, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
For more information, contact Faith House at 337-267-9422.
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