Domestic Violence Awareness Month Toolkit
Sign the Purple Postcard
This year’s theme for DVAM is support full funding! The biannual Texas Legislature is convening in 2017, and now is a critical time to organize and gather support for full funding of domestic violence programs. Together, we can turn awareness into action, and make sure that every victim and survivor in our state has access to life-changing and life-saving domestic violence services.
Sign the Postcard now to show your support for life-changing family violence services!
Join us for Go Purple Day!
This year, Go Purple Day is Thursday, October 20, 2016. Wherever you may be going that day, wear purple. Be ready to talk about domestic violence and win allies for the cause. You can also Go Purple by turning your social media profile pictures purple! Let us know about your accomplishments and experiences going purple for a day!
Download the Go Purple Social Media Kit
Bring your Go Purple activities to the digital realm with #TxDVAM! This year’s toolkit includes new graphics in English and Spanish, plus social media calendar. Go Purple on your profile picture and ask your supporters to do the same – it’s easy to do and easy to share with the Twibbon app! Download cover photos, images and posts to raise awareness for domestic violence all October long.
Share the Facts
- Honoring Texas Victims Report & Factsheet – sign up for updates to receive the 2015 report in October or view past reports.
- Putting the P in DVAM – October is a great time to bring people together to work on preventing domestic violence and creating positive change for safer communities.
- Working with the media – Work with your local media to spread the word about Go Purple! For members of the media, please visit our news room for contacts and statistics.
- Go Purple Activity Kit – get inspiration to host a DVAM event in your area!
Go Purple Blogs
Check back throughout October for Go Purple DVAM blogs! Sign up for updates and get TCFV blogs directly to your inbox.