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End domestic abuse

Solutions for a life without violence

Don't go through this alone.

Get the help you need today.

Are you a victim of domestic abuse?  You know you need help but you don’t know who to turn to? Let us help you find the path to safety while confidentially answering your questions.


Are you someone who has hurt the people you love? Domestic violence destroys lives, and hurts children who witness it.  AVDA can help.

Are your actions or words hurting your family and loved ones?

Free legal services and support are available for victims of domestic violence.

Choose a life free of abuse.  Learn to identify, take responsibility for, and stop your abusive or controlling behavior.  Register for an evaluation today and get counsel on how to put yourself back on track towards a healthier lifestyle. Find out more about our Battering Intervention and Prevention Program (BIPP) here.

If you need legal advice or legal representation for a protective order, divorce, or child custody, AVDA’s legal team is here to help you.  Your legal team will walk with you through the court process, and help you with other supportive services.  We also provide counseling and a variety of emergency assistance. Find out more about our counseling and legal services here.



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If you have witnessed or experienced unethical or inappropriate behavior or actions at AVDA, you may report it anonymously and confidentially through the Ethical Advocate reporting system via telephone or online.  The telephone number is 1-800-932-1900 and the website is https://avda.ethicaladvocate.com/.

On behalf of all of us at AVDA, we would like to thank those of you who have supported our work in the past to provide critically needed services to those whose lives are affected daily by domestic violence.


To those of you who are new to our mission, during the holidays, many families enjoy festive celebrations filled with laughter and joy. Tragically, for others, the season is marred by domestic abuse, creating memories that no child should ever have to remember. AVDA seeks to make this season — and every season — one of peace and joy by increasing safety for survivors and their families.

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