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TESSA empowers victims and stands in solidarity with all citizens
of the Pikes Peak region against family violence.


October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Join TESSA at a variety of events throughout October that bring awareness to DVSA, honor those who have died, and celebrate survivors. For more details on specific events, CLICK HERE.
Email or Call 719.785.6842.

October 1 | Brewer's Dinner
Chefs at Old Chicago will prepare 5 courses to be expertly paired with Bristol Brewery craft beers. Tickets are $40 and proceeds from the evening benefit TESSA.


October 3 | Silent Witness Reception 

In remembrance of those who have died due to Domestic Violence in the Pikes Peak Region. Hosted by Cottonwood Center for the Arts and TESSA. Open to the Public.

October 3rd-31st | Community Silent Witness Displays 

Throughout the month 45 Silent Witnesses, respresenting victims who died as a result of DV in the Pikes Peak Region will be on display in various locations throughout Colorado Springs. Detailed dates and locations will be available here soon. 

October 4th | Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
Hosted by Fort Carson's Army Community Services and The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs in Iron Horse Park. More Info Here or at 719.526.8471

October 7th | Karma Hour at Bristol Brewery
$1 from every pint sold will benefit TESSA. 5PM - 9PM, 1604 S. Cascade Avenue.

October 8th, 9th, and 10th | Survivor Art Exhibits

Hosted by libraries within the Pikes Peak Library District, these exhibits will feature art created by DV survivors and will include a presentation about the art on display. 

October 9th | Envisioning a World Without Violence
Hosted by Red Wind Consulting, One Nation Walking Together & TESSA. Info session on DVSA against American Indian and Alsaskan native Women. To RSVP contact Red Wind by Email or at 866.599.9650 Ext. 210. 

October 10th | Clays for Kids

At the Izaak Walton Gun Range and hosted by BluSky Restoration. This event is a fundraiser for TESSA. 

October 11th | Lights Camera Action Home
Live blog, post and/or Tweet with members of the Colorado Coalition Against Domestic Violence while hosting (or just watching) a film screening. Info here

October 15th & 16th | DV Summit

Two-day summit focusing on the issues of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault and featuring expert presentations and breakout sessions. Dr. Chris Kilmartin, key note speaker. This event is SOLD OUT. To get on the waiting list, click here

October 17th | Art

Works by artist Michael DePalma's Goddess collection, hosted by the Academy Art and Frame Company. Proceeds from this event will benefit TESSA.

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Donated items are always appreciated.
Visit our In-Kind donations page for details and
a list of our most recent needs. 


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 Pasta in the Park 2014
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 Pasta in the Park was a huge success this year.
A big thank you to the many volunteers, donors, and community partners who made the event possible. And thank you to the over 500 attendees who made record-breaking contributions.

We hope you all had as much fun as we did.
See you in 2015!


TESSA Main Office Hours
MON through THURS | 7:30AM - 4:30PM 
FRI | 7:30AM - 12:00PM  
435 Gold Pass Heights | Colorado Springs 80906

Calhan Office Walk-in Hours
MON, TUES, THUR, FRI | 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Community Outreach Center | 328 Tenth Street

Cripple Creek & Divide Offices Walk-in Hours
(Cripple Creek) MON & WED | 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Aspen Mine Center | 166 E. Bennett Avenue

(Divide) TUES & THURS | 8:30AM - 4:30PM
Teller Co. Public Health Bldg. | 11115 US Hwy. 24

For HELP outside of office hours, please contact the 
Crisis Line: 719.633.3819

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