Office of Domestic Violence


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Division on Domestic Violence

The Division on Domestic Violence in the Chicago Department of Family and Support Services and other victim serving agencies in Chicago are important in the effort to respond to family violence.

Most Recent News (Division on Domestic Violence)

Oct 8, 2014 City Council Adopts Mayor Emanuel's Resolution on Domestic Violence
Mar 20, 2014 Inter-Governmental Task Force Announces The Launch Of A Pilot Program To Identify And Support High Risk Domestic Violence Victims
Dec 3, 2013 Mayor Emanuel, State's Attorney Alvarez, And City Agencies To Create Inter-Governmental Domestic Violence Task Force
Nov 25, 2013 Mayor Emanuel And Vice President Biden Celebrate Chicago's First New Domestic Violence Shelter In More Than A Decade
Oct 1, 2013 Mayor Emanuel Joins The Chicago Metropolitan Battered Women's Network To Mark The Beginning Of Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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