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Domestic Violence Awareness Conference

Date: Thursday, October 01, 2020

Time(s): 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Second Annual Conference Slated to be Web-Based

An interactive webinar platform allows attendees and presenters to engage with each other in a meaningful way to create awareness, all while remaining in the comfort of their homes or offices.

The conference is free and all are invited to participate in weekly, interactive webinars held during the month of October, which marks Domestic Violence Awareness & Prevention Month.

Thursday, October 1
Thursday, October 8
Thursday, October 15
Thursday, October 22 – Also, Wear Purple Day!
Thursday, October 29

From 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Purple is the signature color of domestic violence awareness. The Wear Purple Day will be on Thursday, October 22. Prior to that day’s session, there will be a Live Panel and a prize give away to before wrapping up a month of activities on October 29. In order to be eligible for the prize giveaway, you must attend ALL of the trainings. Continuing Education credits are available to LMHCs.

About Unity House’s Domestic Violence Services Program:

The program offers safe space to all victims of domestic violence. The aim of the conference is to bring awareness to the issue of domestic violence and highlight the resources available when addressing the issue, discuss the needs of survivors, and promote the community collaborations needed to end domestic violence.

Those interested in participating in the conference as a provider or community collaborator can contact Unity House’s Sarah McGaughnea at (518) 274-2607.

Tickets for this free event are required and can be found at a link that will be provided closer to registration dates.