You're invited to our press conference kick-off for Domestic Violence Awareness Month on October 1 at 10 a.m. in the State House bell area. Find out what Senator Jack Reed, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, Congressman Jim Langevin, Congressman David Cicilline and Attorney General Peter Kilmartin are doing to end domestic violence. Experience a special preview performance of the survivor-written and performed SOAR play, "Behind Closed Doors," to be held at the Trinity Repertory Dowling Theater later in October.
During the month of October, RICADV and its member agencies will host many events designed to educate our community and ask everyone to say NO MORE to domestic violence and sexual assault. Visit us regularly for updates to our DVAM calendar and other news.
Presenter Michael Pendergast from LICSW will be discussing how to address trauma. Through this training
RICADV staff member Rachel Orsinger will be discussing domestic violence laws and related topics. How
RICADV staff member Zulma Garcia will be discussing the effects of economic abuse and how advocates can
Presenter Aida Manduley will be discussing intimate partner violence within the LGBTQ community and the
Please join us in celebrating our 35th Anniversary with WBNA Legend and MVP, Lisa Leslie, during a special
RICADV staff member Zulma Garcia will be discussing the perspective of victims of domestic violence and