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Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2023

Every October is recognized as Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM).

This month the Family Advocacy Program will be raising awareness throughout the month. See the events listed below to get involved, show your support, and stand United Against Domestic Abuse!

This year's theme is United Against Domestic Abuse and the color for the month is purple.



DVAM Kick off and 2023 Proclamation Signing October 4, at 3414 Rhineland Ave:


October 19 is National Wear Purple Day! Wear purple and send pictures to


Purple Pumpkin Decorating on October 19! A fun and festive way to get involved. All families are welcome to come and decorate a purple pumpkin. There will be limited to-go kits available as well. Event is at the North Haven Community Center.