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Celebrate the RICADV's 35th Anniversary and Domestic Violence Awareness Month with us:

Attend Behind Closed Doors on Monday, October 6 with discount code DVAMBCD2014.
Attend our Anniversary Luncheon with Lisa Leslie, WNBA legend, on Thursday, October 9.


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Interfaith Day to Remember 10 Lives Lost to Domestic Violence in 2013
Will Mark the Beginning of Awareness Month

Victims of Crime Helpline Seeking Volunteers

CONTACT: Wendy Allmendinger at Day One, Phone: (401) 421-4100, ext. 146

Assist Victims of Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence and Hate Crimes

Rhode Island – The Victims of Crime Helpline is seeking volunteers to help victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and hate crimes.  Volunteers will work with victims at hospitals and police stations throughout the state to offer support, information, referrals, and safety planning.

Volunteers must be at least 18 years old and complete a 30-hour training program.  The next training session begins September 27th.  To sign up, or for more information, contact Wendy Allmendinger at Day One, 421-4100 x146 or  In particular, there is a current need for volunteers who are bilingual and able to work with diverse populations.  Deadline to apply is September 17th, 2012.

The Victims of Crime Helpline is a partnership between the Day One and the Blackstone Valley Advocacy Center, on behalf of the six domestic violence agencies of the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence.