Domestic Violence Awareness Month Statewide Activities

Chattanooga

10/11

Self-Care Festival

Yoga/music/drum circle/creative expression

12:00 PM-2:00 PM (EST) 

Location: Family Justice Center community and wellness rooms

5705 Uptain Road, Chattanooga, TN 37411

10/17

Lunch and Learn: The Relationship Between Deadly Weapons and Domestic Violence

11:00 AM-1:00 PM (EST)

Location: Family Justice Center

5705 Uptain Road, Chattanooga, TN 37411

$10 Lunch

RSVP to fjc@chattanooga.gov

10/17

Debunking Advocacy: Intimate Partner Violence

7:30 PM-9:00 PM (EST)

Location: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Center for Women and Gender Equality, 350 UC

10/19

Domestic Violence Awareness Event

4:00 PM (EST)

Location: Orchard Park Seventh Day Adventist Church

957 North Orchard Knob Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37406

10/22

Domestic Violence Awareness Month Proclamation

6:00 PM (EST)

Location: Chattanooga City Council

1000 Lindsay Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402

10/23

Take Back the Night

7:30 PM-9:00 PM (EST)

Location: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Chamberlain Pavilion 

Rain location: UC Auditorium

10/25

Free Conference: Trauma-Informed Responses to Elder Abuse

For information, email pchilders@chattanooga.gov

Location: Chattanooga

10/11

Self-Care Festival

Yoga/music/drum circle/creative expression

12:00 PM-2:00 PM (EST) 

Location: Family Justice Center community and wellness rooms

5705 Uptain Road, Chattanooga, TN 37411

10/17

Lunch and Learn: The Relationship Between Deadly Weapons and Domestic Violence

11:00 AM-1:00 PM (EST)

Location: Family Justice Center

5705 Uptain Road, Chattanooga, TN 37411

$10 Lunch

RSVP to fjc@chattanooga.gov

10/17

Debunking Advocacy: Intimate Partner Violence

7:30 PM-9:00 PM (EST)

Location: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Center for Women and Gender Equality, 350 UC

10/19

Domestic Violence Awareness Event

4:00 PM (EST)

Location: Orchard Park Seventh Day Adventist Church

957 North Orchard Knob Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37406

10/22

Domestic Violence Awareness Month Proclamation

6:00 PM (EST)

Location: Chattanooga City Council

1000 Lindsay Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402

10/23

Take Back the Night

7:30 PM-9:00 PM (EST)

Location: University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Chamberlain Pavilion 

Rain location: UC Auditorium

10/25

Free Conference: Trauma-Informed Responses to Elder Abuse

For information, email pchilders@chattanooga.gov

Location: Chattanooga

Caryville

10/26

Domestic Violence Awareness 5K

Hosted by the Community Health of East Tennessee Family Services Center

8:00 AM (EST)

Location: Cove Lake State Park

Bristol

10/18

Why Don't They Just Leave?

An intense domestic violence simulation experience presented by Abuse Alternatives

10:00 AM-12:00 PM (EST)

Location: YWCA Bristol

Cost: $10

Register: 423-652-9093

More information: www.abusealternativesinc.org/events

Smyrna

10/12

Ride to Remember for Abused Women and Children

9:30 AM

More information: https://www.facebook.com/events/643299946172182/

Location: VeteranSportsmen (Ruthorford County)

10157 OLD NASHVILLE HWY
Smyrna, Tennessee 37167

Murfreesboro

10/17

Boots & Brews

Benefitting the Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Center

More information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/boots-brews-tickets-66937207991https://www.facebook.com/events/643299946172182/

Location: Copper Ridge Event Venue

3597 Betty Ford Road, Mufreesboro, TN 37129

Woodbury

10/25

SAVE Candlelight Vigil

7:00 PM-9:00 PM

Location: Woodbury Square

Inspirational music, prayer, testimonials, resource sharing

Contact: (615) 563-6690

​​Call us:

615-386-9406
800-289-9018

​Find us: 

2 International Plaza Drive, Suite 425
Nashville, TN 37217

For Students & Activists: ProtectRespectTN.org
For Prevention Specialists: PrevenTN.com

 

The office is closed through May 31 but services are available. Reach us 8am-5pm Monday through Thursday at our phone number, 615 386-9406

24-hour State-Wide Domestic Violence Hotline- 1-800-356-6767

This project is funded under an agreement with the State of Tennessee, Finance and Administration, Office of Criminal Justice Programs. The opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations contained within this document are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the State of Tennessee.