What’s Your Piece of the Puzzle?
Everyone has a role to place in helping to bring an end to domestic and sexual violence. What unique skills or talents can you bring to address these complex issues? Scroll down for multiple and varied opportunities for you to get involved and help bring peace to survivors.
Survivor Access to Abortion Care
Denying access to critical health care, including abortion care, increases the danger a sexual or domestic violence victim is in and decreases their ability to seek safety from their rapist or leave their abusive partner. It is vital to their social and economic participation, reproductive autonomy, and the right to determine their own lives.Learn More
IPV and Gun Violence
Intimate partner violence and gun violence in the U.S. are inextricably linked. The intersection of these issues impacts millions of women, families, and communities across the country. With escalating levels of gun violence, combined with recent court decisions, advocacy efforts for increased gun safety measures are even more critical.Learn More
Preventing Violence Among Teens
We recently re-launched an updated version of our Level Up for Change website with easier navigation and additional languages. Check out this resource for parents, teens, educators, member organizations, community partners, and the general public to prevent sexual violence among teens.View Level Up For Change Website
Peace by Piece Annual Campaign
You are the missing piece. You are a part of the solution. Your investment of time, talents and/or treasure is critical to breaking the cycle of violence for survivors, families, and in your own local communities. We need your help in building a safer South Carolina — now and in the future.Learn More
Sexual Assault Awareness Month 2023
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, a national effort to increase public awareness about sexual violence and educate communities on how it can be prevented
Building on our 2022 “Don’t Stand By” campaign and our 2023 “Level Up For Change” Prevention Digital Campaign, this campaign encourages parents, partners, and teens to step outside of their comfort zones and begin a conversation about healthy relationships, boundaries, consent, and sex.Get Involved
SCCADVASA believes that the roots of domestic and sexual violence both lie in and are intertwined with historical and contemporary oppressive structures built around race, culture, gender, (dis)ability, and hurdles that are constructed in education, economics, and other areas to prevent all people achieving their full potential in safe communities.
Become an Advocate Against Domestic & Sexual Violence
Domestic violence and sexual assault are public health issues with far reaching implications that impact every individual across the world. By working together, we can end intimate partner violence and create safer communities for all South Carolinians. Join in the conversation on social media and use your voice to stand with survivors.
Volunteer at a DV/SA Member Organization
From becoming a trained on-call volunteer advocate, to becoming a speaker on behalf of the organizations, there are many opportunities to get involved at direct service organizations.View Member List
Donate to SCCADVASA
Make a one-time or recurring donation. SCCADVASA is a trusted steward of our community resources. Every donation, no matter the amount, goes towards helping achieve our collective vision of a South Carolina free from domestic violence and sexual assault.Donate Now
Contact Your Elected Officials
Use your voice and #StandWithSurvivors. Tell your local elected officials and congressman that you will not stand for violence in your home and in your community. They need to hear what is important to you!Take Action