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Community Domestic Violence Advocacy Program (CDVAP)


Billie Barnes, Director
Physical address: 1829 E. 30th St. Tacoma, WA 98404 • Mailing Address: C/O CDVAP 3009 E. Portland Ave. Tacoma, WA 98404
Main Number/24 hour Hotline - 253-680-5499 • Domestic Violence Treatment- 253-680-5552


Mission Statement

To address the violence and abuse impacting our community by providing support and advocacy to victims and survivors, and to embrace our traditional values promoting honor and respect toward all people. haʔł kʷ(i) adsəslabcəbut.


Purpose:

Our vision is to end the violence in our community by assisting victims to obtain safety, and educate the community about domestic violence, teen dating violence and the effects on children. Domestic violence affects everyone in our community and it takes all of us working together to end the cycle of abuse.


Services:


Eligibility Criteria:

Our program serves anyone in need of assistance in ending the violence in their lives. Victims can be male, female, young or old.

Our shelter assists Native American women, Native American women with children, Non-Native American women with Native American children, or Non-Native American women with a Native American Perpetrator.

Our Treatment Program is offered to Native American Men and Women, Non-Native spouse of a Native American. This program is designed to meet the nees of offenders, as well as non-offenders regardless of the jurisdiction or need.