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City of Alexandria's Domestic Violence Program

  • 6 people are interested

The Alexandria Domestic Violence Program is looking for volunteers to assist with Children's Support Group on Tuesday evenings, and with children's activities at the Battered Women's Shelter. Volunteers must complete 40 hours of mandatory training focused on the unique needs of children who have witnessed violence in the home. The Alexandria Domestic Violence Program (DVP) is dedicated to the fair, compassionate and respectful treatment of all survivors of intimate partner violence regardless of race, gender, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression. If interested, please contact Jennifer Enslen at 703-746-4911 or via e-mail: Jennifer.enslen@alexandriava.gov

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About City of Alexandria's Domestic Violence Program

Location:

123 N. Pitt Street, Suite 225, Alexandria, VA 22314, US

Mission Statement

The Alexandria Domestic Violence Program is dedicated to fostering a healthy community through advocacy, education, and prevention. Our program is committed to empowering all those affected by violence and to providing inclusive services, while respecting diversity of race, gender, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, and gender identity or expression.

Description

The Domestic Violence Program (DVP) is a 24-hour, 7 day a week, self-help program of the Department of Community and Human Services. The DVP provides emergency shelter, 24-hour hotline, outreach counseling, court advocacy, women's support groups in English and Spanish, and a children's counseling program. The shelter offers emergency housing, food and emotional support in a safe, comfortable house licensed to accommodate 18 people.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

123 N. Pitt StreetSuite 225Alexandria, VA 22314

(38.80548,-77.04435)
 

SKILLS

  • Child Care

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • 1 year

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