Ascension Sheriff offers self-defense techniques for women


The Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office is offering a self-defense techniques seminar for women only in Donaldsonville. The seminar will be in Donaldsonville on Nov. 12 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and again on Dec. 3 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the St. Catherine of Sienna Church Hall located at 4241 St. Patrick Street.

The program is designed to inform women about personal safety and provide them with options regarding personal self-defense.

It is intended to teach how to use several methods and tactics intended for your safety; how to use everyday items as weapons to aid in your defense; and How to recognize and avoid bad situations.

Reservations are required due to limited space. Call 225-621-8653 TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT or by emailing You must sign up for the class.