The Okaloosa-Walton Domestic Violence Coordinating Council (OWDVCC) is a coordinated community response council which pulls together the many agencies and practitioners who respond to domestic violence cases in the Northwest Florida area. This council is a multidisciplinary effort formed to strengthen the links between individual agencies and general systems to include but not limited to law enforcement, prosecution, the court system, victim advocacy, mental health, offender treatment, probation, health care and child protection.

Mission Statement
To improve coordination and responses between agencies, departments, and the courts relating to offender accountability, victim safety, and 
child safety in family / domestic violence cases as defined by the key agencies.

To promote effective prevention, intervention and treatment techniques to be developed based on research and data collection.

To promote professional enhancement strategies to include but not limited to continuing education, decorum, networking, and relationship building.

2014 DVCC Conference: Collaborating for a Cause: Improving How We Support Domestic Violence Victims by Nationally Renowned Experts Michael LaRiviere & Rhonda Giger
October 7-8, 2014 
Held at Northwest Florida State College - SSC 132/133.

Click Here For Conference Details (CEUs Available)!

Click Here To Nominate a Shining Light Award Recipient!



"Sliding Into Homes For Kids"
Co-Ed Softball Tournament Kid Activities 11 am - 2 pm, Free Food While It Lasts! (hotdogs, chips & drinks)
Old Spanish Trail, October 4, 2014, 8:00 A.M.

Come show your support as the Florida Department of Children and Families with Families First Network, swing into action to raise community awareness for the need of local foster homes. We also will be collecting new pajamas to benefit kids in need. Donations will be accepted at the tournament.  

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Victim Resources



Okaloosa-Walton Domestic Violence Coordinating Council
P.O. Box 220  |  FWB, FL 32549

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