“VIP helped me find a safe place to spend the night and gave me hope.” 

“I can finally enjoy my little girl's laughter without any fear.” 

“I was in a very dark place, all alone, for a long time. They helped me see the light.” 

Mission

To promote nonviolent partner relationships, familias, and communities by raising awareness, activism, and by providing culturally competent services that respect each survivor's right to self-determination.

Advocacy

Since 1984, we have helped women lead healthy, safe, and productive lives while advocating for systems and policies that protect all victims of abuse and violence. We believe that access to culturally competent services which support self-determination empower survivors to meet any challenge ahead.

Events

Sep26
14th Annual Brides March

Gladys Ricart and Victims of Domestic Viole

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Oct23
The Beauty of Survival

Like diamonds and pearls which start in the rough and go through transfo

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Mission

To promote nonviolent partner relationships, familias, and communities by raising awareness, activism, and by providing culturally competent services that respect each survivor's right to self-determination.

Advocacy

Since 1984, we have helped women lead healthy, safe, and productive lives while advocating for systems and policies that protect all victims of abuse and violence. We believe that access to culturally competent services which support self-determination empower survivors to meet any challenge ahead.

8.1 billion

$8.1B

Estimated cost of domestic violence on society per year*
(Rice, M. et al., 2004)

1 in 4

1:4

Number of women who will experience domestic violence over their lifetime.

Cost of abuse

$947

Average cost per incident of abuse 
Mental Health: $207 
Loss in productivity: $257
Medical: $483

 

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