If you are in danger call 911.
Or reach the National Domestic Violence Hotline
at 1­-800-799-7233 or TTY 1­-800-787-3224.
review these safety tips.

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Walk A Mile-Chippewa Valley

Walk A Mile-Chippewa Valley is a mile-long march to end violence in the Chippewa Valley. There is a fundraiser cook-out following the walk, which will feature drawing and prizes, music and entertainment. Pre-register at (search for "Walk A Mile-Chippewa Valley"). Pre-register before October 15th and receive a free t-shirt, while suppies last! All proceeds go to Family Support Center, Bolton Refuge House, and Bridge to Hope.

There's No Excuse for Abuse, Orange County Domestic Violence Task Force Annual Awareness Event

On Saturday, October 10, 2014, at 9 a.m., the Orange County Domestic Violence Task Force will hold its annual awareness event and walk in Harbor Park (located in the lakefront area of Baldwin Park at the end of New Broad Street) located at 4990 New Broad Street. The purpose of the event is to share resources to assist in eliminating abuse in our community. It is also a time where we remember and honor those who have lost their lives as victims of domestic violence.

Take Back the Night - Pointe Coupee

Iris Domestic Violence Center invites you to attend Take Back The Night - Pointe Coupee. Event includes: 

Candlelight March: 5:15PM

Candlelight Vigil: 6PM 

Take Back the Night - Ascension

Iris Domestic Violence Center invites you to attend Take Back The Night - Ascension. Event includes: 

Candlelight March: 5:30PM

Candlelight Vigil: 6PM


Take Back the Night - West Baton Rouge/Iberville

Iris Domestic Violence Center invites you to attend Take Back The Night - West Baton Rouge/Iberville Parish. Event includes: 

Candlelight March: 5:15PM
Candlelight Vigil: 6:00PM

Take Back the Night - East Baton Rouge

Iris Domestic Violence Center and LSU Women's Center invite you to their Annual DVAM Take Back the Night. Event includes: 

  • Music, Food, Resource Fair: 5PM
  • Candlelight March: 6PM
  • Candlelight Vigil: 7PM
  • LSU Campus-Memorial Tower

2nd Annual Walk Against Domestic Violence

Please join Community Works in our 2nd Annual Domestic Violence Awareness Walk on Wednesday October 7th, 2015 at 4pm. From the steps of Jackson County Courthouse at 100 S. Oakdale Street to Pear Blossom. Immediately followed by a Closing Ceremony in honor of victims and survivors of domestic violence. Wear purple!

Know The Signs March Against Domestic Violence

Come join us on a demonstration march through downtown Orlando with the aim of bringing awareness to domestic violence! Meet us at 11am at the corner of Amelia and Orange Avenues in front of the Orange County Courthouse where we begin our march together to Orlando City Hall at Orange Avenue and South Street. After our demonstration finale at City Hall, we will ride the FREE Lynx Lymmo Bus back to our starting point at the Orange County Courthouse. Please wear purple, the color of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. We also encourage you to bring a sign if you would like to make a st

Take a Stand Against Domestic Violence

The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) is mobilizing across the nation to #TakeAStand! Join us in Washington, DC and across the country to kick off Domestic Violence Awareness Month. 

North Brooklyn Coalition Against Family Violence's Annual Candlelight Vigil

As part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the North Brooklyn Coalition Against Family Violence is hosting our annual Candlelight Vigil on Tuesday, October 21st at 6:00 PM. This important event commemorates those who have lost their lives as a result of domestic violence and, in addition, gives voice to those who are still being affected. The event begins at 6:00 PM with a short march through the community. We have two starting locations to choose from:
Continental Army Plaza Park - South 4th Street & Roebling Street