Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2015


We all play a role in preventing and ending domestic violence.
Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) is a great time to:

  • Support your local program - attend an event, volunteer your time, or donate today!
  • Learn more about domestic violence, and what you can do
  • Raise awareness of domestic violence among your family, friends, and social circles





Attend an Event!

Kansas City

Oct 1, 7:00 pm
kc CAVE is presenting “When We’re Home,” a performance of monologues written by domestic violence survivors.
Johnson County Community College
12345 College Blvd
Overland Park, KS

Oct. 8th, 5:30 pm
Kansas City Anti-Violence Project is hosting "Queering Violence: Conversations about IPV, Sexual Violence, and Trauma in LGBTQ Communities"
4050 Pennsylvania Ave.
Kansas City, MO

Oct. 29th, 7:00 pm.
kc CAVE is presenting another performance of “When We’re Home”
The Writer’s Place 3607 Pennsylvania Ave
Kansas City, MO


Oct. 2th, Noon
Join the Riley County Domestic Violence Task Force in remembering victims of domestic violence in Kansas and around the world.
Riley County Courthouse Plaza
110 Courthouse Plaza
Manhattan, KS
Details: Flier

Oct. 21, 7:00 pm
Please join members of the Riley County Domestic Violence Task Force in a discussion of "Domestic Violence in Our Community."
Manhattan Public Library Auditorium
Manhattan, KS
Details: Flier


Events sponsored by Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation Tribal Victim Services
Oct. 1&2
Purple Challenge
Wear purple...possibly get caught wearing purple...possibly wins TVS gear for wearing purple.

Oct. 10, Noon-1pm
Walk a Mile in Their Mocs
Annual awareness walk to honor those impacted by domestic violence.
PBPN Prairie Peoples Park

Oct. 17, 2-4pm
Visit the TRACKS house and learn about PBPN Batterers Intervention Program and Safe Visit/Safe Exchange.
12573 158th Rd.
Mayetta, KS
Details: Flier

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