Event List

2017 Gratitude Gala Celebrating HOPE

April 8, 2017 6:30 pm


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  • April 8, 2017
    6:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • April 8, 2017
    6:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Tickets are now available for our 2017 Gratitude Gala, Celebrating Hope! Please join us at the beautiful Patterson Club in Fairfield for dinner and dancing featuring Tangled Vine. For additional information, please contact Angel Telesco at (203)334-6154, x131 or ATelesco@centerforfamilyjustice.org  Our 2016 Gala Sold Out in a few short weeks.  Don’t delay in getting your tickets today! (more…)


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  • Child Sexual Abuse & Responding to Disclosures
    April 11, 2017
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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  • Child Sexual Abuse & Responding to Disclosures
    April 11, 2017
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Course Description Participants will learn about the prevalence and dynamics of child sexual abuse including how to gather “minimal facts” after a disclosure of child sexual abuse and/or severe physical abuse. In addition, participants will learn about the Greater Bridgeport Multidisciplinary Team, healthy sexual development in children, strategies to promote social change and how to (more…)

Dynamics of Sexual Violence

April 20, 2017 2:00 pm


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  • Dynamics of Sexual Violence
    April 20, 2017
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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  • Dynamics of Sexual Violence
    April 20, 2017
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Course Description Participants will learn about the dynamics of sexual violence as well as the individual, community and societal factors that contribute to sexual violence. This workshop will also define rape culture and challenge the myths and stereotypes about sexual violence victimization and perpetration. In addition, participants will learn strategies on how to support trauma (more…)

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2017

April 29, 2017 8:00 am


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  • April 29, 2017
    8:00 am - 1:00 pm

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  • April 29, 2017
    8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join Fairfield Police Chief Gary MacNamara as he walks down the Post Road in a pair of sparkly red pumps to focus attention on domestic and sexual violence. The Chief is chairman of The Center’s White Ribbon campaign, an initiative that encourages men to pledge their support to end domestic and sexual violence. The event is (more…)


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  • May Certification Training
    May 16, 2017 - May 27, 2017
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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  • May Certification Training
    May 16, 2017 - May 27, 2017
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Course Description Individuals interested in providing direct client services at The Center for Family Justice as well as individuals interested in a professional development training on domestic and sexual violence can participate in a six session training course. This course fulfills the training requirements for domestic and sexual violence certification for the State of Connecticut. (more…)

The Kindness of Creatures

May 20, 2017 10:00 am


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  • May 20, 2017
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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  • May 20, 2017
    10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Save the Date for a fun family event at CT’s Beardsley Zoo! The event is geared toward children highlighting healthy relationships, with an emphasis on Anti-Bullying Experience The New Paradigm Theater performance highlighting an Anti-Bullying message Enjoy Zoo Educators showcasing various examples of good relationships between animals in the wild Participate in the Wrinkled Heart Project Followed (more…)

2017 Annual Golf Classic

June 19, 2017 11:00 am


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  • June 19, 2017
    11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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  • June 19, 2017
    11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Monday, June 19, 2017 Matt Reale and John Crowe are back to chair the 8th Annual Golf Classic. Join The Center for Family Justice at Mill River Country Club for a beautiful day of golf, BBQ lunch and the chance to win, win, win! The all-day event begins with lunch at 11 a.m., golf at noon, with a (more…)


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  • August Certification Training
    August 8, 2017 - August 19, 2017
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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  • August Certification Training
    August 8, 2017 - August 19, 2017
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Course Description Individuals interested in providing direct client services at The Center for Family Justice as well as individuals interested in a professional development training on domestic and sexual violence can participate in a six session training course. This course fulfills the training requirements for domestic and sexual violence certification for the State of Connecticut. (more…)