The DVCC continually seeks ways to partner with members of the community in the effort to end domestic violence. Community-based initiatives provide awareness and prevention education through programs offered to a wide variety of audiences, including civic, government and social service organizations, businesses, PTO’s, faith communities and professionals in the law enforcement, medical and educational fields ....
Volunteers are an integral part of the DVCC’s effort to serve victims of domestic violence. While volunteer projects and departmental needs are always evolving, the role that volunteers play in our agency is an ongoing and essential one.
All prospective volunteers attend a 30-hour Educational Seminar, which provides information about the dynamics of intimate partner violence and ....
Domestic Violence Task Forces in Darien, New Canaan, Weston, Westport and Wilton actively promote awareness about intimate partner violence within their communities. 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 ....
Board of Directors
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.