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 Congratulations to Detective Shelli Slattery
who was given the "Advocate in Action Award" for 2014!
The award was part of the Take Back the Night Event sponsored by the
Minnehaha County Family Violence Council  and held in Sioux Falls on October 7th.  
Detective Slattery is part of the Grants to Encourage Arrest project of The Network.
 
 
 

 
 
 
Thank you to Midcontinent Communications
for their generous grant for technology upgrades at The Network! 
 

 
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH ACTIVITIES
 
Beacon Center
Watertown 
 October 9th
4PM to 6PM
Open House
 
October 16th
5:30PM 
Candlelight Vigil
 
October 24th
Purple Power Day
 
For more information about the above events for Beacon Center,
please click on link below
 
Children's Inn
Sioux Falls
Take Back the Night
October 7th, 2014
6pm to 8pm
Click on link below for more information
 
Jan Manolis Family Safe Center
Huron
 October 1st, 2014
   Ribbons placed on trees
 
Run/Walk/Relay
October 11th, 2014 
 
Pancakes at the Elks
October 12th, 2014
 
 
Mitchell Area Safehouse
October 5th, 2014
4pm to 7pm
Harvest Fest at Trinity Lutheran Church
 
October 6th, 2014
Unity Day
 
October 8th, 2014
Health Cares about DV Day
 
October 17th, 2014
Wear Purple Day
 
October 25th, 2014
Zombie/Costume Walk 
 
 
 Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
November 1st, 2014
Flandreau
 12pm to 3pm
Click on link below for more information
 
 
Yankton Sexual Assault Response Team/Community Response Team 
3rd Annual Candlelight Vigil
and
Presentation of "The Yellow Dress" 
 October 2nd, 2014
7PM
Marian Auditorium, Mount Marty College
"The Yellow Dress" is a dramatic one-woman play based on the stories of
young women who were victims of dating violence. 
Free and Open to the Public 
 
Working Against Violence, Inc.
Rapid City
 October 1, 2014
Noon 
Press Conference
co-sponsored by WAVI and Pennington County Sheriff's Office/
Rapid City Police Department Domestic Violence Care Team 
The Dahl Arts Center
713 7th St 
Click on link below for a copy of the press release and schedule of events
 

 
LAW ENFORCEMENT TRAININGS
 
 Brookings
October 15, 2014
**New Times**
Noon to 4PM 
5PM to 9PM
Same training both times 
 
Winner
October 21, 2014
9AM to 4PM
 
North Sioux City 
October 30, 2014
9AM to 4PM 
 
Reciprocity in Pierre
January 7, 2015
8AM to Noon
 
Reciprocity in Pierre
April 8, 2015
8AM to Noon 
 
 
 

 
 
 


 

 

 
 


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