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Category: Announcements

PCADV’s Pay Equity Work Receives Statewide Award and National Recognition

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Association of University Women (AAUW) PA have recognized the impacts and successes of PCADV’s work to raise awareness of […]

Statement on United States v. Rahimi Ruling 

The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) is alarmed by the ruling issued by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit in United States v. Rahimi. The ruling deemed […]

Request for Proposals for Fiscal Year 2023/24

PCADV is pleased to announce the release of two Competitive Request for Proposals (RFPs) for the FY 2023/24 funding cycle. Culturally Specific Full RFPMedical Advocacy Full RFP Applicants can complete […]

PCADV’s Lethality Assessment Program reaches 10-year milestone

Growing implementation rates continue to lead to improved outcomes for domestic violence survivors HARRISBURG, Pa., (October 24, 2022) — Since 2001, the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) has been […]

Upholding Reproductive and Sexual Health Options for Victims and Survivors of Domestic Violence

PCADV believes in every person’s right to bodily autonomy and to make decisions about what’s best for their lives. Since 1976, our Coalition has worked to support victims of domestic violence in escaping abuse and rebuilding safe and autonomous lives—access to reproductive and sexual healthcare is fundamental to achieving this mission. 


PCADV signed on as an Amicus on a brief authored by the Women’s Law Project in a federal case before the Third Circuit Court of Appeals named Hall v. Millersville. […]

In the News: Looking at domestic violence in four parts: a plan, a meeting, a survivor and a witness

PCADV’s anti-oppression prevention efforts were highlighted in the Evening Sun. Read more.

PCADV participates in gun violence prevention roundtable convened by Congresswoman Dean

Congresswoman Dean and the Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania co-hosted a roundtable during Domestic Violence Awareness Month to address both gun and domestic violence prevention in Pennsylvania communities. Participants brought expertise […]

Get Involved! This Week is DVAM Week of Action

We’re halfway through Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) already, and we want to thank you for bringing awareness to domestic violence alongside us. All this week, you have a chance […]

PCADV joins NNEDV and other state coalitions in #Every1KnowsSome1 month-long national campaign to raise awareness about domestic violence

Harrisburg, PA: Each year, in October, advocates, survivors, and supporters recognize October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). This October, PCADV is partnering with the National Network to End Domestic […]