Join Doorways, NNEDV, and partners across the nation and take action during Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention Month in October. This year’s campaign theme, #Every1KnowsSome1, strives to highlight how common domestic violence is and that it is more than physical violence. Join the national Week of Action October 18-24, 2021 to raise awareness, get involved, … Continue reading Week of Action (October 18-24)→
Wear purple today to show your support for survivors and your commitment to ending violence. Download Doorways’ Purple Thursday Outreach Kit to raise awareness, inspire action, and create change. No purple in your closet? Only doing virtual meetings? Download Doorways virtual backgrounds!
Doorways endorses International Pronouns Day, which seeks to make respecting, sharing, and educating about personal pronouns commonplace. Referring to people by the pronouns they determine for themselves is basic to human dignity. Being referred to by the wrong pronouns particularly affects transgender and gender nonconforming people. Together, we can transform society to celebrate people’s multiple, … Continue reading International Pronouns Day→
Join domestic violence service providers from across the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Northern Virginia (DMV) region to learn how our region prevents and responds to abuse, supports survivors, and advocates for change. Register (free) Panelists include representatives from the following organizations: City of Alexandria Sexual Assault Center and Domestic Violence Program Doorways (Arlington, VA) … Continue reading Responding to DV in the DMV: Panel Discussion and Q&A→