The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

The DeKalb County Solicitor-General’s Office seeks a grants manager.  A successful applicant will have a strong background in managing grant funds, a proven record of identifying appropriate grant opportunities and submitting applications, and experience in researching additional funding opportunities.  Additionally, applicants must be detail-oriented and have strong writing, organizational, and interpersonal skills.  Experience in the […]

Originally posted on the Georgia House of Representatives website at ATLANTA— State Representative Edward Lindsey (R-Atlanta) recently received the Legislative Champion Award from the Georgia Commission on Family Violence (GCFV). “I am honored to receive this award from the Georgia Commission on Family Violence,” said Rep. Edward Lindsey. “The GCFV is a tireless advocate for Georgia’s families […]

Metro Atlanta Domestic Violence Organizations Unite to Honor Victims, Survivors During 12th Annual “Silent No More” Candlelight Vigil Oct. 24 ATLANTA – Partnership Against Domestic Violence (PADV), Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence (GCADV), Securus House and International Women’s House have joined together to host the 12th Annual “Silent No More” Candlelight Vigil on Wednesday, Oct. […]

JOB SUMMARY: The Family Violence Director is responsible for the implementation and vision pertaining to the Family Violence (domestic violence shelter and 24 hour crisis line), Counseling, and Transitional Housing programs and is accountable for achieving the missions of those programs. This individual provides supervision, planning, implementation, and evaluation of the program and staff. They […]

Today the Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence (GCADV) and Mattress Firm announce a new partnership as they recognize Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  During the month of October, communities and businesses are encouraged to support local efforts that assist victims in finding the help and healing they need, and to recommit to putting an end to […]

The Executive Board of Peace Place, Inc. invites applications for the position of Executive Director. Peace Place, Inc. is located in Winder, GA and serves Banks, Barrow, and Jackson counties. Peace Place offers a 15 bed shelter, transitional housing, outreach, education and awareness, as well as support groups for the women and children of domestic violence. […]

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release October 01, 2012   Presidential Proclamation — National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, 2012   NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH, 2012 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION For far too long, domestic violence […]

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