DOVES mission is to serve as the community’s resource for ending domestic violence by:
empowering and providing safety for those who are suffering physical, emotional, verbal, sexual, or financial abuse at the hands of an intimate partner;
to assist other community members experiencing violence within the family;
to model positive and healthy relationship choices for youth in an effort to end the generational cycle of domestic violence;
and to effect a culture shift among community members regarding the use of power in relationships, through education and partnerships with the public, government and other community organizations and institutions.
“Offering intervention, education, and prevention services to those affected by domestic violence as they build safe and healthy lives. ”