Take the #50ShadesofGreen challenge and support .
Week is March 8th - 14th!
I'll organize an activity or event, like an awareness event or local fundraiser!
I'd like to attend an event already going on in my area!
February 18, 2015
Stalked: 'I didn't feel like a whole woman, he took so much out of me'
January 29, 2015
Public Service Announcent to play Super Bowl Sunday.
September 9, 2014
WBRZ2: Domestic homicide on the rise in Louisiana
The Advocate: Louisiana climbs in the death rate of women at the hands of men
August 18, 2014
The Advocate: EBR prosecutors take new tack in domestic violence prosecutions
August 14, 2014
FOX44: Vigil highlights new laws against domestic violence
WBRZ2: Domestic violence court to help convicts in Baton Rouge
Dozens gather at Capitol for domestic violence vigil
August 12, 2014
WRKF 89.3: Baton Rouge hosts the Monument Quilt
June 10, 2014
The Advocate: Officials call for more resources to stop domestic violence
NBC33: Local leaders join mother of murder victim to pledge to stop domestic violence
June 9, 2014
WAFB9: Local leaders, victim advocates bring attention to domestic violence
May 8, 2014
NBC33: Local judges consider domestic violence court
April 24, 2014
WAFB9: Local ministry group rolls out fundraiser for benefit of domestic violence center
April 21, 2014
FOX44: Advocates say help is available for domestic violence victims
April 19, 2014
WBRZ2: Family mourns loss during candlelight vigil
April 18, 2014
The Advocate: BR Woodworkers Club donates desks to Iris
The Advocate: Slaying victim had warned about danger
March 30, 2014
The Advocate: Women Chefs' Show Off
March 28, 2014
The Advocate: Domestic violence topic for Newcomer's Encore
October 15, 2013
WAFB Editorial: Domestic Violence Awareness Month
October 14, 2013
The Advocate: "Take Back the Night raises abuse awareness"
Our mission is to empower survivors, prevent relationship violence, and promote justice for victims of domestic and dating violence, their children, and our communities.
For more than 30 years, Iris Domestic Violence Center (formerly operating as CAFVIC/Battered Women's Program) has provided professional, compassionate, and empowering support to survivors of family violence and their children. All services are free and confidential. Services are offered to residential (in-shelter) as well as non-residential survivors. Iris Center serves the parishes of East Baton Rouge, Ascension, Iberville, West Baton Rouge, Pointe Coupee, West Feliciana, and East Feliciana.
If you need assistance, do not hesitate to call our 24 hour crisis line:
(225) 389-3001 or 1 (800) 541-9706
SAVE THE DATE
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