Staff Email
Michelle M. LePage
Executive Director
Lori Ann Hiener,
Director of Program Administration
Joyce Leven,
Director of Comprehensive Services
Carolyn Soares,
Office Manager
Residential Program
Court Advocates
Board of Directors  

Mr. Russ Partridge, President

Ms. Laurie Christensen, Esq.

Ms. Kristin Mulready-Stone, Vice President

Ms. Maria Hunter

Mr. Robert J. Flynn, Treasurer

Ms. Ellen Reynolds

Ms. Claire Schwarzbach, Secretary

Mr. Robert Cruz

Ms. Cely O’Brien

Ms. Annette Jacques

Ms. Marianne Mernick-Sullivan

Mr. Spencer Seitz


DVRC provides a comprehensive range of services for victims of domestic violence and their children, including a confidential Safe Home, Transitional Housing and Permanent Supportive Housing units, a Helpline & Drop-In Center, Support Groups, One-on-One Counseling and Court Advocacy.

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How To Help

Volunteers are an integral part of our team, and help in a variety of ways through time, talent or treasure. Opportunities include work within our Drop-In Center, hosting an event, or making a gift, which directly impacts the clients we serve.

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All of our services – residential, counseling, court advocacy – are provided free of charge to all of our clients regardless of their financial situation. Your gift allows us to continue this life-saving work by directly assisting clients and their children who are experiencing domestic violence.

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Safety Planning

A safety plan is a set of actions that can help lower your risk of being hurt by your partner. It includes information specific to you and your life that will increase your safety at school, home, and other places that you go on a daily basis.

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