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Domestic Violence

October is Dating/Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Purple Ribbon - Stop Domestic Violence

Please take time this month to learn about Dating and Domestic Violence and participate in the activities available at LSCPA and online.

Domestic Violence and COVID-19

DVAM Awareness Activities at LSCPA

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - Purple Thursday

  • Join the national movement by wearing purple!
  • A simple, yet meaningful way to raise awareness about domestic violence.
  • Snap a selfie or take a group shot of you and your friends/family/co-workers all wearing purple.
  • Post it with #PURPLETHURSDAY and tag LSCPA!
    • Facebook - @LSCPA
    • Instagram - @LSCPORTARTHUR

DVAM Awareness on Social Media

The following hashtags will be used this month by people trying to raise awareness about Domestic Violence, including by sharing their own stories. 

  • #DVAM
  • #WeAreResilient
  • #LoveShouldntHurt
  • #Every1KnowsSome1

What is Dating/Domestic Violence?

Dating/Domestic Violence Statistics

How Do I Tell if Someone is an Abuser?

How Can I Help Others?

How Can I Get Help?