DVRP | February, 2009

Our Structure

DVRP is a non-hierarchical organization, comprised of women and men who are committed to ending domestic violence in the A/PI community in the DC area. (more…)

Our History

In 1995, a diverse group of A/PI women came together to discuss the issue of domestic violence in the A/PI community and the resources available to assist survivors. These women, the Founders of DVRP, surveyed area service providers in order to determine whether A/PI survivors of domestic violence were accessing services and what local agencies […]

Support a Survivor

Contributions from generous individual donors such as yourself enables DVRP to do its important work. Be part of the change and support a survivor today by making a donation. Or, please send contributions to: A/PI DVRP P.O. Box 14268 Washington, D.C. 20044    

Offer Your Pro-Bono Services

You can volunteer with DVRP by offering professional skills in the form of pro-bono services. We welcome professional volunteers with skills in Legal services, Counseling, Evaluation, and others. Please contact us at if you would like to offer your services.

Internet and Phone Safety

Close monitoring and surveillance is a controlling tactic that many abusers use. Internet and phone activity can be tracked through many ways and there is no sure way to eliminate the record of all the activity from a computer or telephone records. Therefore, you should take precautionary measures when using technology such as computers or […]

Community Outreach Program

The Community Outreach Program is devoted to increasing awareness about the dynamics and impact of domestic violence in Asian/Pacific Islander communities in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Domestic violence is often misconstrued as an issue between two individuals. Domestic violence destroys individuals, families, and communities. In order to end domestic violence, every member of the […]