VA Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Program

The US Department of Veterans Affairs offers an Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) Assistance Program. 

Their mission is to implement a comprehensive person-centered, recovery-oriented assistance program for veterans, their families and caregivers, and VHA employees who use or experience intimate partner violence.

Some resources include:

IPV coordinators

Link to community-based support programs

Link to community-based advocacy and legal services

Referral to and coordinator with other VA treatment providers

Connection to domestic violence shelters

Homeless services: HUD-VASH and GPD

Interventions for veterans who use violence

Click here to access their flyer for more information.

For questions, contact:

Laura Vargas-Abrahams, LCSW, IPVAP Coordinator

1-718-584-9000 ext. 6952

James J. Peters VA Medical Center

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