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Domestic Violence Awareness Month Events

October 03, 2014

Domestic Violence Awareness Month
2014
OCTOBER  EVENTS


Presented by ACCADA (Albany County Coalition Against Domestic Abuse)
“These Hands aren’t made for hurting…These Hands are made for……”

 

Friday,  October 3: FIRST FRIDAY Domestic Violence Resource Table

                                5-9PM  Lark St. Albany - In Our Own Voices & Equinox
                                These Hands aren’t made for Hurting Campaign

Tuesday, October 7: EQUINOX DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICES PAINT NITE  FUNDRAISER

                                 6:00pm-8:00   Portofino’s Restaurant,

                                 831 New Loudon Rd, Latham, (north of circle)

                                 Advance ticket purchase required through:
                                 https://www.paintnite.com/pages/events/view/albany/845432
                                 For information contact Annette Esposito at 434-6137 X 5319

 

Thursday, October 9: ALBANY LAW SCHOOL

                                   10am -2pm  Equinox and In Our Own voices will provide
                                   Domestic Violence Services  information, resources and
                                   support for students and the general public.

                                   Confidentiality will be honored

 

Wednesday October 15: WEAR PURPLE TO WORK DAY

                                        B’YOND STYLE will have Purple Hair Extensions for $10
                                        Equinox 95 Central Ave. Albany  11:00am-12:30 pm
                                        Equinox 500 Central Ave    12:45 pm-2:00pm
                                        Proceeds go to ACCADA

 

                              LEGAL PROJECT’S PRO BONO LUNCHEON

                                        11:30 am-1:30pm   Century House, Latham
                                        For more information visit:
                                        http://www.legalproject.org

 

Thursday October 16: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CANDLE LIGHT VIGIL

                                    Honoring Victims Memories
                                    7:00 pm Albany Law School

 

Thursday October 23: LEGAL PROJECT’S PRO BONO RECEPTION

                                    5:30-8:30pm  The Egg
                                    For more information visit:
                                    http://www.legalproject.org

 

Saturday October 25: 1st ANNUAL ALBANY POLICE DEPARTMENT

                                   5KWALK/RUN FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS

                                    9:30 am Registration    11:00 am Race Starts
                                    Jennings Landing, 1 Quay Street, Albany
                                    Register On-line at WWW.ZIPPYREG.COM.  
                                    Online registration will close at 10:00am on October 22, 2014.
                                    Contact: LaQuanda Lawson at 518-447-8780

 

Tuesday October 28: Stalking and Domestic Violence Training

                                   1:00pm-4:30pm 200 Henry Johnson Blvd, Albany, 2nd Fl
                                   Join the APD and the CVSVC for a Training on
                                   Stalking and Domestic Violence
                                   Please RSVP to Amanda Petrie by October 16
                                   [email protected] 

 

 

MONTH LONG DISPLAYS:

SHINE THE LIGHT: Various businesses and organizations will decorate “Purple”

throughout Albany County and NYS

THESE HANDS AREN’T MADE FOR  HURTING…THESE HANDS ARE MADE FOR…CAMPAIGN:
Many Albany County municipalities,recreation centers, libraries, non-profit organizations and businesses will encourage community involvement of Domestic Violence Awareness. To get involved in this campaign contact: Annette Esposito  434-6137 x5319

LBGT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS CAMPAIGN:

                                            Various LBGT Community venues

 

THE CLOTHESLINE PROJECT:

                                         The Daily Grind, 204 Lark Street, Albany
                                         A display of DV survivor’s creativity


CHECK OUT OUR FACEBOOK CHALLENGE
Starting October 1st

Albany County Sheriff, Craig Apple is "Hands On"Against Domestic Abuse

Check for updates on events by visiting
www.facebook.com/AlbanyACCADA

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