Posts Tagged ‘Domestic Violence Census’

By: Shawndell N. Dawson, Communications & Organizational Advancement Director

The National Network to End Domestic Violence’s (NNEDV) Domestic Violence Census Report released on March 8, 2010 sheds new light on access to domestic violence services here in the District.

For the fourth consecutive year, NNEDV conducted a one-day, unduplicated count of adults and children seeking domestic violence services in the U.S. We documented:

  • The number of individuals who sought services.
  • Types of services requested.
  • Number of service requests unmet due to lack of resources.
  • Issues and barriers that domestic violence programs face as they strive to provide services to victims of domestic violence. (more…)

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