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Home / Domestic Violence / IA / Iowa City / Domestic Violence Intervention Program

Domestic Violence Intervention Program in Iowa City, IA

Domestic Violence Help in Iowa City, IA

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Profile
Strength 88%
  • Hotline

    800-373-1043 800-373-1043 (24⁄7)

    Hotline hours of operation

    Sunday 24 hours
    Monday 24 hours
    Tuesday 24 hours
    Wednesday 24 hours
    Thursday 24 hours
    Friday 24 hours
    Saturday 24 hours
  • Toll Free

    800-373-1043 800-373-1043
  • Business

    319-356-9863 319-356-9863
  • Text

    -
  • *Collect calls accepted
  • Languages Spoken

    English, Spanish
  • Last Updated

    May 23, 2024
  • TTY/TTD

    -
  • Fax

    866-536-5641
  • Email

    dvip@dvipiowa.org
  • Hours of operation

    Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday CLOSED
    Sunday CLOSED

Services

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  • Danger/lethality assessment
  • Crisis intervention services
  • Emergency local transportation
  • Emergency shelter
  • Confidential shelter location
  • Case management
  • Food and clothing
  • Safety planning
  • Domestic violence education
  • Emergency cell phones
  • Safe home network
  • Mobile advocacy
  • Assistance with orders of protection
  • Court/legal lay assistance
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
  • Attorney referral for family court
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
  • Expert testimony
  • Child custody services
  • Legal resource planning
  • In-shelter financial aid
  • Immigration services
  • Financial empowerment training
  • Shelter resident counseling
  • Peer support groups
  • Sexual violence support groups
  • Incest counseling
  • Ritual abuse counseling
  • Substance abuse counseling
  • Transitional individual housing
  • Transitional family housing
  • Permanent individual housing
  • Permanent family housing
  • Alternative housing counseling
  • Relocation services
  • Transportation
  • Goal planning assistance
  • Job skills training
  • Job search/placement
  • Parenting skills training
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Resources and referrals
  • Child care during support groups
  • After school programs
  • Educational programs
  • Art/music therapy
  • Teen activity program
  • School liaison
  • Youth counseling
  • Pet therapy
  • Safety planning for children
  • Domestic violence workshops
  • Speaker's bureau

Populations Served

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  • Women
  • Men
  • Elderly
  • Teens
  • Individuals
  • Families
  • Deaf
  • Developmentally disabled
  • Disabled
  • Immigrant
  • Military
  • Rural
  • Trafficked persons
  • Prostituted persons
  • LGBTQ
  • Trans women/men
  • Counties Served

    Cedar, Des Moines, Henry, Iowa, Johnson, Lee, Van Buren, Washington

About Domestic Violence Intervention Program

  • Website

    www.dvipiowa.org
  • Established

    1979-09-20
  • Beds

    40
  • Maximum Length of Stay (days)

    45
  • Wheelchair Accessible

    Yes
  • Pet Shelter

    Onsite

Description

The Domestic Violence Intervention Program provides crisis intervention, emergency sheltering, 24 hour hotline, advocacy and trauma-informed therapeutic services.

  • State Coalition Member

    Yes
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