Welcome to Domestic Violence Prevention, Inc. website. Plenty of resources made available!
Our ongoing mission is to break the cycle of violence by providing a safe alternative to a violent home and by providing education, counseling and support services to clients and their children.
We inform our community about the need and concerns of the victims of these assaults. Plus, how each individual can play a critical role in our awareness and prevention endeavors.
You're NOT alone - there are people to assist you!
About Domestic Violence Prevention, Inc.
Domestic Violence Prevention, Inc. (DVP) is a 501C3 nonprofit that has provided services and advocacy for crime victims' rights since 1979. DVP provides services and advocacy for male and female victims of physical, mental and sexual abuse including adults, children and the elderly. DVP accomplishes this through their mission to break the cycle of violence (see above mission statement).
DVP provides emergency shelter, immediate crisis intervention and advocacy, a 24 hour crisis hoteline, emergency and medical transportation, legal advocacy and court accompaniment, educational and supportive activities for children, education and support groups for adult and child victims of sexual assault/incest and domestic violence, individual counseling for shelter residents and nonresidents, and community referrals and information. Also, a battering intervention and prevention program provides counseling and group sessions for abusive partners.
DVP conducts community outreach by providing information and referrals to community agencies, conducting professional and volunteer trainings, and giving presentations and information to schools and youth groups on the topics of teen violence prevention, healthy relationships, and bullying, as well as general presentations to civic groups, businesses and churches.
DVP has the only Safe House available to victims in their service area.
Recent TOP (largest)sponsors/donors of DVP, Inc:
Basic Software Systems
Christus St. Michael
Class at Wiliams Memorial
First Baptist Moore's Lane
Guarantee Bank & Trust
Junior League of TXK.
Moses Building and Rental
NAIFA (special thanks to David Mims for this)
Offenhauser & Co.
Phares Rental Properties
ReNew Medical Spa
Texarkana Tractor Co.
Wadley Regnl. Med. Cntr.
Women's Clan of Atlanta
York Pecan Co.
Dr. Gary Stading
John & Suzy Heath
Joseph & Nancy Robbins
Miller County Circut Clerks
Mr. & Mrs. Philip McCoy
Rodney & Debra Sullivan
Roy & Carolyn Folse
We have a resource center with dozens of information brochures for you to have.