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Domestic Violence
Coordinating Council (DVCC)

Treatment Committee



Batterers’ Intervention Certification Panel | Treatment Certification Documents

Treatment - DVCC logoEnsuring the quality and effectiveness of offender treatment is essential to promoting violence free behavior and enhancing victim safety. The Committee develops and reviews batterers’ intervention policies and procedures (Domestic Violence Intervention Standards) which mandate specific credentials, education and training for treatment service providers as well as outlining the components required for program content.

The Intervention Standards seek to increase victim safety by eliminating violence in intimate relationships. Interventions focus on holding the offenders accountable for their behavior by teaching new skills and monitoring behavior while participating in intervention programs. The Committee continually monitors changes in the field and focuses on providing the best treatment programs possible for the State of Delaware.


Online classes for court ordered domestic violence offender treatment are not approved by the Delaware Domestic Violence Coordinating Council.

There are currently three certified Treatment Programs in Delaware:

CHILD, Inc.
507 Philadelphia Pike
Wilmington, DE 19809
Phone: (302) 762-8989
Fax: (302) 762-8987
Peoples Place II
(Turning Point)
1129 Airport Road
Milford, DE 19963
Phone: (302) 424-2420
Fax: (302) 424-2402
Dover Air Force Base
436 MDOS/SGOW
Family Advocacy Program
300 Tuskegee Blvd.
Dover AFB, DE 19902
(302) 677-2711

 

Chairs:

Hon. Monroe Hudson
Commissioner, Dept. of Correction

Staff Information:
Vacant
(302) 424-7238
See calendar for meeting dates


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