Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence

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OPDV Winter 2018 Bulletin

The OPDV Winter 2018 bulletin focuses on orders of protection. Highlights include our feature article, “Remote Access to Temporary Orders of Protection Program” as well as a Q&A about the successful implementation of this program in two local counties. This issue also provides information about how and when town and village court judges may issue orders of protection, an explanation of language translation of orders of protection, and information about how and when town and village court judges may issue orders of protection.

NYS Ursula Forem Domestic Violence Program Employment Fellowship RFP

The Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence (OPDV) is accepting proposals from domestic violence service providers that are licensed and/or approved by NYS Office of Children and Family Services to hire college graduates or current graduate students to work for the domestic violence program. 

RFP Issued: 12/27/17

Proposals Due: 2/2/18 12:00 PM EST

No RFP questions were submitted prior to the January 13, 2018 deadline.

Just released: The New York State Domestic Violence Dashboard

We are pleased to bring you the 2016 Domestic Violence Dashboard, which provides a wealth of information about the statewide prevalence of and response to domestic violence in 2016.

We also encourage you to refer to the Domestic Violence Dashboard Guide for more information about the data we have been collecting since 2007.

The Ursula Forem Domestic Violence Program Employment Fellowship

Did you know that work products developed by the Ursula Forem Fellows are available to New York State domestic violence service providers? Our new Ursula Forem Program page provides information about the Fellowship program, a list of current and past recipients and details about Fellow work products.

New York State Domestic and Sexual Violence Hotline at 1-800-942-6906
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New York State's Teen Dating Abuse Website

Afraid? Isolated? Confused? You are not alone.

OPDV Bulletin

We have made a change to the OPDV Bulletins page. In addition to locating Bulletin issues by year, you can now search them by subject as well.

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