Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Commission

Mayor Jacobs and a group of people standing with their awards

Purple Door Luncheon Highlights Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Orange County

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs was recognized as the Central Florida Champion of Advocacy for her service and unwavering commitment to children and families...

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Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Summit Highlights Orange County’s Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Commission

Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Summit Highlights Orange County’s Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Commission

In honor of Child Abuse Awareness Month, members of Orange County’s Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Commission hosted a Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment...

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Groundbrekaing for Harbor House of Central Florida

Harbor House of Central Florida Breaks Ground on New Emergency Shelter for Domestic Violence Survivors

On Oct. 14, Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs proudly stood with partner community leaders as Harbor House of Central Florida officially broke ground on...

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Mayor Jacobs and Chief Judge Belvin Perry, Jr.

Mayor Teresa Jacobs Recognized by Dave’s House for Advocacy on Mental Health and Homeless Issues

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs was recently honored by Dave’s House, whose mission is to provide housing to citizens with serious mental illness. Mayor...

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Mayor Jacobs speaking on child abuse

Orange County Leaders to Focus Efforts on Child Abuse

Mayor Teresa Jacobs and members of Orange County’s Domestic Violence Commission recently presented key findings on the region’s State of Child Abuse during National...

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OC Experience participants

Orange County Domestic Violence Commission Seeks to Tighten Laws to Help Save Lives

Orange County leaders are helping to further protect domestic violence survivors. Recently, members of the Orange County Domestic Violence Commission (DVC) outlined two bills...

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Mayor Jacobs speaking on domestic violence

Orange County Domestic Violence Commission Highlights Noteworthy Achievements and New Legislation

To symbolize that love should not hurt, the Orange County Domestic Violence Commission (DVC) held a news conference on Valentine’s Day. The news conference...

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