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.
Report from Mississippi’s Domestic Violence Task Force per Senate Bill 2631 Click here Domestic Violence Task Force Report to open Report in a PDF Domestic Violence Task Force Report Page 1 In 1997, then State Auditor Phil Bryant conducted a Performance Audit on Domestic Violence with the following four objectives: * Review statewide policies related [...]
Our annual Chick Ball in the works for July 20, 2013 at Hal and Mal’s. This is the NINTH year the Jackson Free Press has charitably and skillfully organized this wonderful event to benefit our domestic violence/sexual assault shelter in the Metro-Area. As I’m sure you are aware, domestic violence occurrences continue to rise in [...]
Executive Director Sandy Middleton and Senator Melanie Sojourner with Governor Phil Bryant at the signing of Senate Bill 2631, which establishes the formation of a task force to update laws and policies governing domestic violence shelters. Signed on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 will go into effect immediately