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State of Delaware Domestic Violence Policy

State of Delaware Domestic Violence Policy February 16, 2010 Amended February, 2016 Statement of Policy The State of Delaware (“the State”) is committed to promoting the health and safety of its employees. Pursuant to House Bill No 4 of the 148th General Assembly, the State does not tolerate Domestic Violence, (Title 10 Section 1041); Sexual […]

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Helpful Links

Domestic Violence is any abusive act between family members, ex-spouses, intimate cohabitants, former intimate cohabitants, dating couples and former dating couples in which one party seeks to gain/maintain power and control over the other partner. Couples or former couples can be of the same or opposite sex. Domestic violence can be physical, sexual, emotional, economic, […]

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Standards & Policies

State of Delaware – Domestic Violence Coordinating Council Standards & Policies The Domestic Violence Coordinating Council (DVCC) is a state agency legislatively created to improve Delaware’s response to domestic violence and sexual assault. The DVCC brings together all stakeholders including service providers, policy-level officials and community partners to eradicate domestic violence. The DVCC is committed […]

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Legislative Updates

State of Delaware – Domestic Violence Coordinating Council Recent Legislation Mission Statement The Domestic Violence Coordinating Council (DVCC) is a state agency legislatively created to improve Delaware’s response to domestic violence and sexual assault. The DVCC brings together all stakeholders including service providers, policy-level officials and community partners to eradicate domestic violence. The DVCC is […]

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Committees

State of Delaware – Domestic Violence Coordinating Council Committees   Much of the Domestic Violence Coordinating Council’s work is accomplished through Committees comprised of Council members, staff, advocates, law enforcement, prosecutors, service providers, and community members. The diverse membership of DVCC Committees allows for greater input on domestic violence issues. The diverse membership of DVCC Subcommittees […]

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