Through our partnership with multiple community organizations and a committed staff focused on the needs of the domestic violence client, The Center for Violence Prevention advocates that every person has the right to a life free from violence.
Serving Claiborne, Copiah, Hinds, Issaquena, Madison, Rankin, Sharkey, Simpson, Warren and Yazoo Counties.
HUMAN TRAFFICKING CONFERENCE The Center for Violence Prevention Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM (CDT) Brandon, MS You may purchase tickets at Eventbrite from the link below: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/human-trafficking-conference-tickets-10861193121 To inform parents and community of Human Trafficking. Recommended for ages 18 and up. If you have any questions you can call Beth [...]
Bills target domestic violence Several bills pending in the Legislature would provide stronger punishment of domestic violence offenders while offering victims more protection and better coordination of money to help them. Four bills adopted by the Senate and two by the House have been sent for approval by the other chamber. Two of the Senate [...]
New Oversight for Domestic-Violence Funds? Several lawmakers have proposed bills that would establish an interpersonal-violence commission to monitor and distribute funds to domestic-violence shelters. #Sens. David Blount, D-Jackson, and Sean Tindell, R-Gulfport, have each introduced legislation that would give oversight of several federal and state anti-violence grants. Rep. Kimberly Campbell, D-Jackson, has a companion bill [...]