Domestic Violence

On November 7, 2017, the Board of Supervisors approved a motion to transfer the support and oversight of the Domestic Violence Council (DVC) functions from the Executive Office of the Board to the Department of Public Health; and directed the Executive Officer of the Board to begin the recruitment process for the Executive Director position.

We are pleased to announce that Eve Sheedy is the new Executive Director of the DVC, effective August 13, 2018.

We will be working to ensure that this website provides useful information and meets the needs of our community. Please be patient with us during this period of transition.

For additional information pertaining to the DVC transition, please see link to the approved motion. Stay tuned for updates to this page as the DVC continues to grow.

Domestic Violence Council November 7, 2017 Motion.

Find DVC archived meetings, agendas, and minutes here.

Hotline Numbers

  • Los Angeles County Hotline (24 HOUR): (800) 978-3600
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline (24 HOUR): (800) 799-7233
  • LA County Child Abuse Hotline: (800) 540-4000
  • Elder Abuse Reporting Hotline: (877) 477-3646

Contact Information

phone: (213) 974-2799

Public Health has made reasonable efforts to provide accurate translation. However, no computerized translation is perfect and is not intended to replace traditional translation methods. If questions arise concerning the accuracy of the information, please refer to the English edition of the website, which is the official version.
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