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Aloha & Welcome

Welcome to the Domestic Violence Action Center’s Website! Here you will be able to find out who we are, information about our services, get answers to questions about domestic violence, and find out ways to help or get help. Please bookmark this site!

We were formerly known as the Domestic Violence Clearinghouse and Legal Hotline and are now the Domestic Violence Action Center. If you are a teen, don’t forget to visit our Teen Site!

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DVAC is featuring a new blog - - that we hope will raise your awareness of the impact of violence in our culture, and provoke your thinking, conversation, and action in support of peace for our families, friends and the larger community.  The blog’s author is our own CEO Nanci Kreidman, so we hope you’ll visit the blog regularly (just click the link above or on the photo below). Please share the link with your friends and family members, and to get notified each time a new article is posted, simply click on “subscribe.”   Aloha!

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Changing Men: Changing Lives will provide interested people with a deeper understanding of the issue of intimate partner violence and will increase the various tools for interrupting and changing the abusive behaviors used by those who do harm to their loved ones. The curriculum will focus on this engagement through a Christian perspective. Please join us for our Changing Men, Changing Lives event on September 8th and 9th. To find out more, click the image below.

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Interested in working with the team at DVAC? Please click below to find out more about job opportunities at our agency!

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The Domestic Violence Action Center is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization based in Hawaii for Hawaii.