Read more DVCC is committed to keeping current with best practices and the most up-to-date research in all areas that affect victims of intimate partner violence.From attending medical conferences on IPV to researching legal policies to incorporating educational best practices in our Peace Works programming, we are working to provide information that will best serve our clients, our partners and the communities we serve…Read more Combining advocacy, assistance, counseling and home visits, our legal services provide victims of domestic violence with information, support and an understanding of their legal rights.DVCC Domestic Violence Victim Advocates in the Stamford and Norwalk criminal courts help individuals navigate the criminal justice ....All prospective volunteers attend a 30-hour Educational Seminar, which provides information about the dynamics of intimate partner violence and ....Read more Domestic Violence Task Forces in Darien, New Canaan, Weston, Westport and Wilton actively promote awareness about intimate partner violence within their communities.
Trained Spanish-speaking counselor/advocates are available 24/7 on the Service Line to answer questions…
The DVCC has two residences that provide temporary shelter for victims of domestic violence and their children.
Our goals are, first, to ensure the safety of residents and, second, to help equip them for an independent and self-reliant existence after they leave the Safe House.
While many of their activities focus on October, Domestic Violence Awareness Month, they meet throughout the year, offering a variety of presentations and forums on issues surrounding domestic violence and teen dating violence ....
Read more DVCC is led by a volunteer board of directors drawn from the community we serve, with a broad range of corporate, legal, educational, financial, media, human resources and other professional backgrounds.