Advocates for Victims of Violence, Inc. 

Let's put an end to sexual assault, child abuse and domestic violence world-wide! 

For more than 30 years, Advocates for Victims of Violence, Inc. has devoted its energy to passionately advocating for the men, women, and children victims of abuse and sexual assault. Find out how you can contribute to the future of someone in need through donations of money and time.  We also have many youth programs and summer camps for children in our community.  We could use your support through donations of money or time here as well.  

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Our Mission

For the month of April 2015

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Advocates for Victims of Violence, Inc. is committed to ending domestic violence and sexual assault by providing confidential services to victims and their families, offering educational programs, and effecting social, political, and legal change.

Become a member today!  Join AVV's membership and do your part in ending domestic violence, child abuse and sexual assault.  

We have many opportunities for volunteers to help with our programs and events throughout the year.  

We know with everyone's busy schedules it's hard to find a few minutes a day just for yourself or to spend it on your favorite hobby.  But, if you can give a few hours a year we would truly appreciate you donating your time.  Every little bit helps.  


Find your inner power by helping others

Meet Our Team

  • A 24-hour Crisis & Support Line
  • Emergency Food & Shelter for Women and Children
  • Emergency Assistance for Male Victims
  • Advocacy Services
  • Legal Advocacy

Advocates For Victims of Violence, inc. In Valdez

Mel Bowden

Youth Services

  • Support Groups
  • Community Outreach & Prevention Programs
  • Children Services Information & Referral Services
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Parenting Classes

Patty Masters

Direct Services

Cindy Perez

Office Manager

Rowena Palomar

Executive Director

(907) 835-2999      24 Hour Crisis line


Chistochina, Chitina, Copper Center, Gakona, Glennallen, Gulkana, Kenny Lake, McCarthy, Mendeltna, Mentasta, Nelchina, Paxson, Slana, Tazlina, Tolsona, Tonsina, and Valdez.

1-907-835-2999  24/7 Crisis LINE

1-800-835-4044 STATEWIDE

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