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April DVP Requirements Corner

convo1.pngDo you ever have a question regarding what is required by DVP? Every month DVP features common questions we received from funded programs and our response.

Question: I am a Spanish/English bilingual advocate and other organizations (and sometimes even my own organization) has requested that I serve as the interpreter for a monolingual Spanish-speaking client. What is DVP’s guidance on bilingual advocates serving in this capacity?

DVP Advisory Committee

DVP Advisory Committee Meeting.JPGThe purpose of the DVP Advisory Committee is to provide a stakeholder voice to guide and inform proper stewardship of DVP resources and the advancement of quality programming. The Advisory Committee meets on the third Monday of the Month, in-person and virtually, and these meetings are open to the public. Learn more about the Advisory Committee, sign up to join our mailing list and RSVP for our next meeting.

March DVP Requirements Corner

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Do you ever have a question regarding what is required by DVP? Every month DVP features common questions we received from funded programs and our response.

Question: I saw in the Requirements Corner for February [which can be found here] that DV organizations could not place conditions on a client in order to receive services. Do you have other examples of what this looks like?

Colorado Domestic Violence Fatality Review Committee Annual 2018 Report

DV Fatality Report.PNGThe Colorado Office of the Attorney General, Office of Community Engagement has published the Colorado Domestic Violence Fatality Review Board 2018 Annual Report. Learn more about the domestic violence-related fatalities reviewed by the board and the policy and practice change recommendations made by the committee to reduce the number of domestic violence-related fatalities in Colorado.

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