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DV Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). Learn more about how you can commemorate this awareness-raising month and take action to help end domestic violence.

  • Week of Action

    Every October, during national Domestic Violence Awareness Month, we host a national Week of Action. Each day during the #NNEDVWeekofAction, we encourage individuals, advocates, and communities to take action and help end domestic violence. [Read More]

  • DVAM Blogs

    NNEDV staff members contributed to this series of blogs for Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). [Read More]

  • Raise Awareness and Get Involved

    Raise your voice and make a difference

    October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) Domestic violence thrives when we are silent; but if we take a stand and work together, we can end domestic violence. Throughout the month of October, help NNEDV to raise awareness about domestic violence and join in our efforts to end violence.  Here is what you can […]

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  • Challenging Perceptions about Domestic Violence – DVAM 2016

    Every October, the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) joins with our partners, supporters, and allies across the country to recognize Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). DVAM is an opportunity for us all to take a stand against domestic violence. We invite you to join us and get involved this month…

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  • Going Beyond the Buzzwords for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

    We invited you to join us and get involved this month through our 2017 #31n31 campaign: Beyond the Buzzwords. We are digging into what common buzzwords in the domestic violence prevention field mean to us.

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  • Voicing Support for Survivors’ Rights this October

    Our #31n31 campaign for October 2018 focuses on Survivors’ Rights. We are exploring the concepts to which we believe all survivors have the right.

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  • Celebrating the Moments That Make a Movement this October

    Our #31n31 campaign for October 2019 focuses on Moments That Make a Movement. We are exploring the moments that built our movement to end domestic violence.

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  • #ConnectTheDots this October

    Our #31n31 campaign for October 2020 will #ConnectTheDots between different issues related to domestic violence and create a safer, more equitable future.

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