Supervised Visitation Specific Information

  • A Self-Reflection Journal for Supervised Visitation Staff
    Inspire Action for Social Change is excited to offer this new tool designed to support, engage and re-energize programs working with families in a visitation setting. Providing supervised visitation work can be inspiring, hopeful, fun, overwhelming, hard, and stressful all at once. This tool is designed as a way to help center staff navigate the complexities of the supervised visitation world.
  • Family Violence and Domestic Relations Department, National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
    The Family Violence and Domestic Relations Department of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (FVDR) is funded by the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women to support supervised visitation program communities in their efforts to increase their ability to assist families experiencing domestic violence, child abuse, sexual assault, stalking, and dating violence. The FVDR provides communities with training on court-related, collaborative practice issues; tailored consultation on collaborating with the courts; and access to information on best practices for court and community collaboration.
  • Futures Without Violence
    Futures Without Violence (Futures) operates, among other programs, the Children and Families Program that focuses on improving community and system responses to children and their families experiencing domestic violence or child maltreatment. Futures works with domestic violence programs, batterer intervention programs, family and juvenile courts, responsible fatherhood groups, child welfare agencies, supervised visitation centers, and community organizers to influence and form effective collaborations and build partnerships to promote safe and healthy families.
  • Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice
    The Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), a component of the U.S. Department of Justice, provides national leadership in developing the nation’s capacity to reduce violence against women through implementation of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). Created in 1995, OVW administers financial and technical assistance to communities across the country that are developing programs, policies, and practices aimed at ending domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking. Currently, OVW administers two formula grant programs and 17 discretionary grant programs, which were established under VAWA and subsequent legislation, including the Justice for Families Supervised Visitation Program.
  • Supervised Visitation Network
    The Supervised Visitation Network (SVN) is an international membership organization of professionals who provide supervised visitation and access services to families. SVN provides services and resources for agencies, individuals, and members, including opportunities for networking, information sharing, and training.

General Domestic Violence Information

These links are provided solely as a convenience to the user. Inclusion of these links is in no way an endorsement of the websites or contents of said websites by the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice or the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges.