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 2013

Take Back the Night Candlelight Vigil and March – LSU @ LSU Memorial Tower
October 13, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
For more information contact Iris at 225-389-3001.
Duluth Model Training for Offender Programs @ Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Training Center
October 14, 2013 @ 8:30 am – October 16, 2013 @ 4:30 pm
The Duluth Model is an ever-evolving way of thinking about how a community works together to end domestic violence. This training is for anyone starting [...]
Building Blocks of Success: How to Talk to Teens and Work with Survivors @ Break the Cycle Webinar
October 15, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
This is the third of a three-part webinar series will share tips and best practices on how to talk about the issue, how to engage [...]
Power of Organizational Practices: Innovations to Keep Kids Safer @ PreventConnect Web Conference
October 15, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Part of PreventConnect’s 2013-2014 Ending Child Sexual Abuse web conference series, Power of Organizational Practices: Innovations to Keep Kids Safer, will be a web-based conference [...]
Trends in Clinical Teaching: Collaborations and Case Types @ BWJP Webinar
October 15, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Jeana Lungwitz, director of the Domestic Violence Clinic at the University of Texas School of Law, will be joined by social worker, Terry Secrest, and [...]
Take Back the Night – Iberville Parish @ Bayou Water Park
October 16, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
For more information contact Iris at 225-389-3001.
Candlelight Vigil – Bienville Parish @ Arcadia City Hall
October 16, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Bienville Parish October 16th- 6:00pm Arcadia City Hall 1819 Railroad Avenue Arcadia, LA 71001
Candlelight Vigil – Thibodaux @ Thibodaux Civic Center Reservoir
October 16, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
4th Annual DV Awareness Workshop @ New Orleans Family Justice Center
October 17, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Presented by Crescent City Career Institute & Crescent City WIC Services, Inc. “Perinatal Implications of Domestic Violence” with guest speaker Jose Rivera, JD. RSVP REQUIRED. [...]
Women Helping Women Luncheon @ River Oaks Event Center, Napoleon Ballroom
October 17, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Faith House & Woman’s Foundation would be delighted for you to join, wearing your sassiest purse, as they celebrate the wonders of women at the [...]
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 [...]