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    For the amazing adults and youth that we work with, the same is true – finding those moments when someone believes in you, until you believe in yourself.  For victim/survivors, escaping the isolation and desolation that control, abuse and violence cause takes an internal superhero and their own private Justice League.
    Read more HERE.
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    DVIP Ribbon Cutting

    Join us in commemorating Domestic Violence Awareness Month!

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    Supporting Victims of Domestic Violence to Stop Self-Blaming

    Anne Hoole Submits a Post on Supporting Victims of Domestic Violence

"Safety and dignity. A promise we must keep."


The Mission of the Domestic Violence Intervention Program is to provide comprehensive support and advocacy services to victim/survivors, focusing on immediate and long-term safety, empowerment, dignity, and hope. In collaboration with the community, we strive to end domestic abuse through education, accountability, and social justice

24 Hour Hotline


All services free and confidential

Serving Cedar, Des Moines, Henry, Iowa, Johnson, Lee, Van Buren & Washington counties

1105 S Gilbert Court  Iowa City, IA 52240

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Top Ten Things We Need

1. Women's underwear, Size 5, 10 and 11
2. Kids' coats (baby to 24 month)
3. Baby bottles
4. African American hair products
5. Baby formula
6. Laundry detergent, both high efficiency and regular
7. Women's underwear (large and up)
8. Kitchen and household supplies (pots, pans, etc)
9. Towels and washcloths
10. Travel size Ibuprofen and Tylenol