Our Mission

The mission of the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence (FCADV) is to create a violence free world by empowering women and children through the elimination of personal and institutional violence and oppression against all people. FCADV provides leadership, advocacy, education, training, technical assistance, public policy and development, and support to domestic violence center programs.

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Darby Against DV

Certified Centers

Training Calendar

FCADV Foundation

Get the Facts
about DV

Domestic violence can affect anyone. If you are a victim of abuse, you are NEVER to blame – it is NOT your fault. The abuse can be physical, sexual, emotional, psychological, economic or a combination of many types of abuse.

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Request a training,
Speaker, Publication

Upon invitation, FCADV provides free on-site trainings for domestic violence center/shelter staff and volunteers. These trainings are intended to provide information and skills supporting effective advocacy as well as effective programming.

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Find Your Local Certified Domestic Violence Center

Quality Assurance Unit

News & Events

March 10, 2018 / HOPE Family Services (Manatee County)
This training provides twenty four hours of the thirty hours of training required of certified domestic violence center advocates and volunteers in order to qualify for victim/advocate privileged...
March 19, 2018 / Webinar
The “Introduction to Micro-Enterprises” webinar to be held on March 19, 2018 will be focused on general knowledge of starting a small business. Dorothy Browning of Goodwill Opportunity Center will...
March 20, 2018 / Hampton Inn and Suites
The Primary Prevention Regional Learning Exchanges are day long workshops where prevention staff share ideas, resources, and tools. The learning exchanges will focus on facilitating groups with young...