Creating a state where domestic and sexual violence are intolerable.
Utah Domestic Violence Coalition is a private non-profit organization recognized nationally for providing expertise concerning issues of domestic and sexual violence to member programs, community partners and others in Utah.
We advocate for the development of policies and practices that enhance victim safety and empowerment while raising awareness of the need for prevention and intervention.
A membership structure is utilized to ensure the voices of victims and local communities remain central to our work and mission. Membership is comprised of non-profit victim service agencies and other allied agencies across Utah.
Coalition professionals provide technical assistance and training to member programs and community partners throughout the entire state.
As a 501(c)3 non-for-profit organization, Utah Domestic Violence Coalition is comprised of 36 voting members from across the state and various disciplines and a Board of Directors who are committed to creating a state where domestic and sexual violence are intolerable.
Board of Directors
Utah Domestic Violence Council (UDVC) was founded in 1978 by Utah Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS).
Initially formed as a community forum to start the necessary dialogue about domestic violence in the state of Utah.
UDVC incorporated in 1993 and, in 1994, the Council became independent of DCFS.
Designated as a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization in 1998.
In 2013, UDVC adopted a new set of bylaws and transitioned from a council to a coalition.
Utah Domestic Violence Coalition is recognized nationally as the State domestic violence coalition in Utah.
Utah Domestic Violence Coalition (UDVC) is a 501(c)(3) organization. Our Federal Identification Number is 87-0524312. Donations to UDVC are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Please consult your tax professional for the most recent rules and regulations regarding deductions.