End Abuse 2019 Awareness Breakfast

AVDA will host its third annual End Abuse Awareness Breakfast on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. The keynote speaker is Dr. Jeff Temple, Director of Behavioral Health and Research in the Department of Obstetrics/Gynecology at the University of Texas Medical Branch, and he will speak on “Prevention of Teen Dating Violence and the Impact of Domestic Violence on Youth.”


AVDA’s Home Safe Home Gala

Join us on October 17, 2018 for the Home Safe Home Gala, AVDA’s annual fundraising event. The Gala is a unique and tremendously fun evening, featuring small bites from some of Houston’s top chefs paired with boutique wines with all net proceeds funding AVDA’s mission to end family violence. Registration is at 6:30 p.m. with the program at 7 p.m.

An Evening of Remembrance, Caring, and Hope

As part of National Week of Action during Domestic Violence Awareness Month, The Interfaith Advisory Council will host An Evening of Remembrance, Caring, and Hope at 6:15 p.m. on Monday, October 15, 2018, in front of Houston City Hall, 901 Bagby. Co-sponsored by AVDA (Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse), Daya and Harris County Domestic Violence Coordinating Council, this multi-faith vigil is in memory of domestic violence victims and in celebration of survivors. Faith leaders representing Houston’s major religions will share prayers in reverent remembrance.

This event is free and open to the public. On-street parking will be available.