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.

Chez Hope Mayor’s Breakfast @ Forest Restaurant
Oct 4 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am

For more information on this event, contact Chez Hope at (337) 828-4200.

Chez Hope DVAM Open House
Oct 4 @ 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
Oct 5 @ 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
Oct 5 @ 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 School.

Take Back the Night – Ascension Parish @ Jambalaya Park
Oct 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CADA 13th Annual “Taste & Tell” @ Grand Marais Courtyard
Oct 8 @ 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
Oct 8 @ 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
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

For more information contact SNAP at 337-367-7627.

Lafourche Parish Council Meeting – Domestic Violence Proclamation Day
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Presenting the Domestic Violence Case: Best Practices in Prosecution Charging Decisions @ Webinar
Oct 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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 guidelines for victim engagement, the Domestic Violence Best Practice Assessment Guides detail best practices in prosecution charging decisions in cases involving battering. Join us for this webinar training to learn more about current best practices and how to assess and improve your community’s prosecution responses to battering.

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