Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Phone: 1-217-789-2830, 1-877-863-6338 (hotline)
Fax: 1-217-789-1939
Types of Services Offered: Domestic Violence Services, Information & Referral, Education & Training
Category: Non-Profit

The general purpose of Illinois Coaition Against Domestic Violence is to eliminate violence against women and their children; to promote the eradication of domestic violence across the state of Illinois; to ensure the safety of survivors, their access to services, and their freedom of choice; to hold abusers accountable for the violence they perpetrate; and to encourage the development of victim-sensitive laws, policies and procedures across all systems that impact survivors of domestic violence. The specific and primary purposes are:

  1. Provide statewide leadership as the voice for survivors of domestic violence and the programs that serve them;
  2. Change fundamental societal attitudes and institutions that promote, tolerate, or condone domestic violence;
  3. Ensure that women and children have knowledge of and access to all services and opportunities endeavoring to promote these services locally
In a way that:
  1. Respects women's and children's choices and cultural diversity, and
  2. Utilizes all available levers: public policy advocacy; program capacity and delivery; community awareness and education; cooperation with associated agencies; and partnerships with communities and key stakeholders.

806 South College St., Springfield, IL, Illinois, ALASKA AND CONTINENTAL US

1-217-789-2830, 1-877-863-6338 (hotline)


Illinois, coalition, domestic violence, domestic abuse, domestic violence services, information & referral, education & training, non-profit

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