The Center for Violence Prevention has a twenty-four hour crisis and referral line to assist in immediate needs. Trained personnel will provide a wide range of references and resources.
"We believe everyone has the right to a life free of violence."
The Center for Violence Prevention works across the state as a response to human trafficking through our Tower Program and Rapid Response Team. For Domestic Violence, we serve Claiborne, Copiah, Hinds, Issaquena, Madison, Rankin, Sharkey, Simpson, Warren and Yazoo Counties.
We are funded through federal and state grants, private foundations, businesses, civic organizations, churches and individuals who believe everyone has the right to violence-free living.
The Center for Violence Prevention’s Board of Directors listing:
Michael A. Byers, Board President
Fred Middleton, Board Member
Ron Crew, Board Member
Candice Garnett, Board Member
Liza Young, Board Member
Sandy Hammond, Board Member
Sandy Middleton, Executive Director