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

Use of Technology in Intimate Partner Stalking Conference
September 17, 2013 @ 9:00 am – September 19, 2013 @ 5:00 pm
Hosted by the Stalking Resource Center and NNEDV, this foundational conference will feature an array of nationally renowned trainers on the issues of intimate partner stalking [...]
Building Blocks of Success: How to Engage Schools and Communities @ Break the Cycle Webinar
September 17, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
This is the second of a three-part webinar series will share tips and best practices on how to talk about the issue, how to engage [...]
Secret Survivor’s Tools for Strengthening your Prevention Efforts @ PreventConnect Web Conference
September 17, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Part of PreventConnect’s 2013-2014 Ending Child Sexual Abuse web conference series, Secret Survivor’s Tools for Strengthening your Prevention Efforts, will be a web-based conference discussing [...]
The National PREA Standards: Confidentiality, Ethics, and the Law @ Webinar
September 17, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
This webinar focuses on the national PREA Standards and the impact of professional ethical obligations and confidentiality laws for sexual abuse victims in custodial settings. [...]
The Use of Technology in Intimate Partner Stalking Advance training for Criminal Justice Professionalswill be held from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm on September 19 [...]
Financial Justice for Trafficking Victims in the United States @ NCVLI Webinar
September 19, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Facilitated by NCVLI’s Terry Campos J.D., this webinar will address the financial recovery rights of human trafficking victims, including criminal restitution as well as civil [...]
Strategies for Justice: Advanced Investigation and Prosecution of Child Abuse and Exploitation @ Grant Hyatt Buckead
September 23, 2013 @ 8:30 am – September 27, 2013 @ 12:45 pm
Join us for this cutting edge, week-long training covering advanced topics in both physical and sexual child abuse prosecution. Topics include various aspects of emerging [...]
Advocacy Opportunities in the Child Welfare System @ Webinar
September 23, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The Resource Center on Domestic Violence: Child Protection and Custody, a project of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, brings you [...]
Women at the Crossroads: DV Survivors with Criminal Justice Involvement, Part 2 @ NCDBW Webinar
September 23, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Part 2 of a 2 part series. At year-end 2007, there were more than 1.27 million women in prison or jail, or on parole or [...]
A strangulation assault may leave no visible external injuries such as bruises or marks. Over 50-80% of strangulation victims do not present visible, external injuries.  While [...]
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