Domestic Violence Awareness Month
It’s time to talk about domestic violence.
Consider the following ways to get involved this October (2023):
Attend Speak Their Names, a memorial event for those who have lost their lives to intimate partner violence.
Join us on Tuesday, October 24 at 12 p.m. at Jefferson Square Park in downtown Louisville.
Visit our calendar for details about other events happening this October.
Volunteer! Individuals or groups can sort and organize donations and supplies, clean and tidy spaces, perform light landscaping around our campus, and serve residents during lunch or dinner times.
Contact email@example.com for more information.
Fundraise. Give Week helps keep our services FREE for people impacted by domestic and sexual violence.
Read and share our blog posts about survivors and the impact of intimate partner violence-related disappearances and murders affect communities of color:
Check out our social media toolkit for messages and graphics you can share with your friends and family.
Go purple for DVAM. Wear purple on October 15 and on any day during the week of October 23. Share photos on social media and tag us @thecenteronline. You can also email photos to firstname.lastname@example.org. Light up your home or business with purple lights. Even Lynn Family Stadium, home of Louisville City FC and Racing Louisville FC, will be lit in purple every Thursday night in October!
Learn how to be an #EverydayAdvocate
for people affected by domestic and intimate partner violence.