The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

11.30.2010– Singer-songwriter Cri$tyle has partnered with the Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence to launch BE THE VOICE, a viral campaign designed to educate and eradicate domestic violence at its core. As a childhood survivor of domestic violence, Cri$tyle is no stranger to its stronghold over communities across the country. The opportunity to partner with GCADV […]


11/10/2010 – Over the last year, I have had the incredible honor of visiting with and touring 28 shelter and community-based programs around the state.  From Hinesville and Jesup, to Fayetteville and Morrow, and all the way up to Blairsville, domestic violence service providers have taken the time to proudly tell me about their programs […]


11/24/2010 – For those of us who work in the domestic violence advocacy field we are used to giving… and giving… and giving.  We love to give!  That’s why we do this work.  While the holiday season is often a time when we surround ourselves with family and an outpouring of joy it can often […]


The national domestic violence technical assistance agency, Women of Color Network (WOCN), offered three days of intense training and collaboration with GCADV staff to address issues of race and privilege that affect our staff, coalition, survivors and advocates. Throughout the training, GCADV staff considered the history of Georgia and our coalition to better understand the […]



You may want a friend or family member to leave an abusive relationship, but leaving can be very dangerous because of the abuser’s desire to gain and maintain power and control over the victim.  In fact, most fatalities occur when a victim is in the process of leaving or has left the relationship.  Instead of […]


Event Raises Awareness of Abuse Through Partnership with Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence – Benefiting Broken But Not Bound Movement 10.21.2010– ATLANTA–Tyler Perry’s anticipated film, “For Colored Girls,” will screen in a private viewing Nov. 5, 2010, at Atlantic Station Regal Cinemas 8:30-10:30 PM. An adaption of Ntozake Shange’s award-winning play, Perry successfully transfers the […]


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