The DVCC has two residences that provide temporary shelter for victims of domestic violence and their children.
The Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program trains registered nurses and other professionals who treat and assist sexual assault patients to provide a higher level of care and reduce re-traumatization of victims.
This fund is awarded from a portion of marriage license fees and a portion of civil union license fees.
Any public or private not-for-profit agency that provides services to victims of domestic violence may apply to the Illinois Attorney General for funding from the Domestic Violence Fund.
Downloadable Resources: Download various Crime Victim Services Division brochures, fact sheets, and applications.
Links: Check out this list of links to various related Web sites.
Whether for a few days or a few weeks, DVCC residences offer a safe haven…