The Network is a state-level non-profit agency comprised of caring people dealing with the concerns of domestic violence and sexual assault victims. Our member programs employ and support individuals of all racial, social, religious and economic groups, ages, abilities, and lifestyles. Rural, urban and tribal areas are proudly represented. The Network believes that the abuse of power in society fosters domestic violence, rape, gender inequality, racism, and poverty by perpetuating conditions in which certain groups benefit from the domination of others.

We believe that domestic violence results from the use of force or threat to achieve and maintain control over others in intimate relationships. The Network opposes the use of violence as a means of control over others and supports equality in relationships.

All of our programs and services are rooted firmly in the belief that people victimized by crime have the right to assume power over their own lives by making informed choices regarding their empowerment journey. The Network is dedicated to the empowerment of those victimized by domestic or sexual violence.


Upcoming Events

Spring 2019 Newsletter

Spring is finally here!  Click on the link for lots of great information about what has been going on at ...
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Save the Date for the next Network Membership Meeting–May 6th!

The next meeting of The Network membership will be May 6th from 1pm to 5pm at the AmericInn in Chamberlain.  ...
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Member Agency/Partner Upcoming Events

OVCTTAC “Strengthening Military-Civilian Community Partnerships to Respond to Sexual Assault” 2019 Children’s Justice Conference: Stand Against Child Abuse Homeless Summit ...
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Links & Resources
National Domestic Violence Hotline:
1.800.799.SAFE (7233)

Parents for Megan's Law and the Crime Victims Center Hotline:
1.888.275.7365

Suicide Prevention:
1-800-273-TALK (8255)

CyberTip Line:
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