Domestic Violence Awareness Center

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What We Do

The Domestic Violence Awareness Center (DVAC) provides advocacy to residents of Brooke and Hancock County on issues resulting from domestic violence.

Services We Provide

Children’s Services

  • Confidential, Non-Judgmental Support
  • Safety Planning
  • Identifying & Expressing Feelings
  • Settling Conflict Appropriately
  • Defining Violence & Abuse
  • Building Self-Confidence
  • Visitation

Advocacy with Justice System

  • Support & Advocacy during Domestic Violence Civil & Criminal Proceedings
  • Emergency Assistance & Information with Obtaining Protection Orders
    (Lighthouse Advocates do NOT practice law or give legal advice.)

Community Education

  • Provide Information on Dynamics of Domestic Violence
  • Effects of Domestic Violence on Children
  • Domestic Violence in Dating Relationships
  • Agency Services
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How to Receive Service

All services are confidential and can be obtained by calling the DVAC at the number listed below.

Available Locations