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 – December 2013

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 [...]
Purple Balloon Release: A DVAM High School Event @ TBA
October 30, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
“Purple Balloon Release” is the culminating event for the Dollars for Domestic Violence fundraiser for high school students within Ouachita Parish. The high school [...]
Domestic Violence Ceremony – Franklinton @ Washington Parish Courthouse
October 30, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The LIVE BUTTERFLY RELEASE is the culminating event for the winners of the Pennies for Peace elementary school domestic violence awareness and fundraising project. [...]
Candlelight Vigil – Lincoln Parish @ Lincoln Parish Library Community Room
October 31, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lincoln Parish October 31st- 6:00pm Lincoln Parish Library Community Room 910 N Trenton Street Ruston, LA 71270
A New Look at Domestic Violence Dynamics @ Webinar
November 1, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
This webinar will delve into the changing face of domestic violence, including tactics being utilized by perpetrators and escalating barriers faced by victims. Attendees [...]
Safe Harbor Charity Run @ Mandeville Lakefront
November 2, 2013 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Safe Harbor will host a charity 5k run in Mandeville, LA. Early registration is $20. For more information: http://safeharbornorthshore.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/2013-Safe-Harbor-Race-Flyer.pdf
Teen Dating Violence and Protection Orders
November 4, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
This webinar will explore the topic of teen dating violence. Many teenagers and young adults are experiencing abuse in their relationships. This abuse can look [...]
Economic Justice for Battered Women – Part One @ Webinar
November 4, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Part 1 – Financial Abuse 101: Financial abuse is a common tactic used by batterers to control and isolate their partners with far-reaching and devastating [...]
In this session, we will explore the impact of current immigration laws and policies on immigrant survivors of partner abuse, sexual assault, and other types [...]
Managing Outcomes for Victims of Domestic Violence @ Webinar
November 5, 2013 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Service provision to victims of domestic violence presents unique challenges if an agency or staff member is to effectively respect, inform, connect and inspire program [...]
As part of the Legal Assistance for Crime Victims: An OVC Capacity Building Initiative, OVC TTAC and the National Crime Victim Law Institute are working [...]
Emerging Legal Issues for Domestic Violence Survivors @ Webinar
November 8, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
This webinar will address the current legal issues impacting victims of domestic violence, including lack of housing and employment protections, barriers in criminal justice [...]
What is “Community Assessment” and How Can it Benefit My Community? @ Webinar
November 13, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A goal of many OVW grantees is to change institutional practices that give rise to poor outcomes for survivors of violence against women. Praxis International [...]
Statute of Limitations and its Connection to Prevention @ PreventConnect Web Conference
November 14, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Part of PreventConnect’s 2013-2014 Ending Child Sexual Abuse web conference series, Statute of Limitations and its Connection to Prevention, will be a web-based conference discussing [...]
Understanding Confidentiality and Ethics in Victim Services @ Webinar
November 15, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
This webinar will address the importance of maintaining victim confidentiality, including legal mandates and practices to enhance victim safety and autonomy, as well as [...]
Substance Abuse, Trauma & Domestic Violence Series, Webinar 7 presented by Patti Bland, MA, CDP. For more information and to register: https://ncdvtmh.webex.com/mw0307l/mywebex/default.do?siteurl=ncdvtmh
Louisiana District Attorneys Association Fall Seminar @ New Orleans Marriott at the Convention Center
November 20, 2013 @ 10:00 am – November 22, 2013 @ 12:00 pm
For more information and to register: www.ldaa.org Or: http://modiphy.dnsconnect.net/~ldaaorg/main/events.php?page=event_02  
This webinar will address innovative new strategies for supporting and empowering victims of domestic violence, while holding abusers accountable and reducing fatality, as well [...]
SNAP Presents: A Light-Hearted Christmas Gala @ Sliman Theatre
November 23, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Come out for a night of fantastic music and great food. Live and silent auctions! Tickets are $25 per person Reservations available for tables of [...]
Examining a Culture of Slut Shaming Among Youth @ Webinar
December 2, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Sabrina Chen, Youth Program Coordinator at API Chaya, and two members of PAINT, Sunhee Kim and Jennifer Williams, will be presenting a webinar entitled “Examining [...]
Children Exposed to Violence: When Domestic Violence Meets Child Abuse @ Thibodaux Branch Library
December 3, 2013 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Presented by Teresa M. Garvey The application of Crawford principles in the context of forensic evidence continues to plague the criminal justice system. The United [...]
Developing Partnerships with Community-Based Service Providers – Part II @ Just Detention International Webinar
December 4, 2013 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Just Detention International, in collaboration with the National PREA Resource Center, presents Part II of a two-part webinar series on how to include victim service [...]
Are murderers and perpetrators of murder/suicide (terrorists) crazy?  Can we actually prevent the next violent attack or are we relegated to responding/reacting to violence? After Adam [...]
Children Exposed to Violence: When Domestic Violence Meets Child Abuse @ Bluebonnet Branch Library
December 10, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Children Exposed to Violence: When Domestic Violence Meets Child Abuse @ Bluebonnet Branch Library | Baton Rouge | Louisiana | United States
Louisiana’s 10th Annual Conference on Sexual Assault & Family Violence @ Baton Rouge Marriott
December 11, 2013 @ 11:00 am – December 13, 2013 @ 12:00 pm
Co-sponsored by LCADV and LAFASA, this exciting three days of workshops, exhibits and networking is Louisiana’s premier training event for professionals working with victims of sexual, domestic and family violence, and [...]