October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
DVAM Flyer 2021.pdf
| TUES., OCTOBER 5 | YOGA FOR HEALING 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Join us for an all-levels yoga class focused on healing. This class will be taught through a trauma-informed lens. Yoga is an empowering practice that prioritizes the lived experience and healing of each survivor.
| WED., OCTOBER 13 |SELF DEFENSE CLASS 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Join this interactive training on awareness prevention risk reduction, and avoidance. Attendees will have the opportunity to practice hands-on self-defense. Please wear comfortable clothing.
| WED., OCTOBER 20 | #THATSNOTLOVE-IS IT REALLY "LOVE" AT FIRST SIGHT?
Is it love?
Is it lust?
More importantly is it safe?
With every minute of us online, we will explore how to safely connect with your 'bae' in an online space. Join Title IX Director Leighia Fleming to explore dating in the digital age and how to create a safe space to explore love.
| FRI., OCTOBER 22| WEAR PURPLE IN HONOR OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH
Digitally share your support for survivors of domestic violence by wearing purple. Post a picture on your college app or Instagram and tag @orangecoasttitleix and @coastline_oc and @goldenwestcollege
| FRI., OCTOBER 22 | TITLE IX OPEN HOUSE 1-2 p.m.
Learn more about Title IX polices and how the Title IX Office can support you through reporting, supportive measures, and training and awareness programs. Feel free to join or leave at any point during the two hours. Title IX Coordinators will include Leighia Fleming at Coastline College, Dr. Carla Martinez at Golden West College, and Shannon Quihuiz at Orange Coast College.
| WED., OCTOBER 27| HEALING THROUGH ART 3:30-5 p.m.
Enjoy a night in with the good company of fellow Coast District students as we express ourselves through the art of healing. Domestic Violence Awareness Month is a time to bring awareness to survivors and show support. Healing comes in all different ways; we hope you join our Title IX offices for an evening of healing through expression. The first 25 students to register from each college will receive a painting kit. Sign up by October 15th to receive supplies.
| THURS., OCTOBER 28| GREEN DOT TRAINING 1-3 p.m.
Interested in learning about bystander intervention and how to end power-based personal violence on campus? In this two-hour Green Dot Bystander Training, participants will learn how to recognize warning signs, actively intervene using reactive and proactive green dots, and learn how to make a difference at Coast Community College District.
All Zoom links and passcodes will be emailed at least one week prior to each event.