Ohio Measures Up

This dashboard of State Rankings: Indicators Associated with Intimate Partner / Domestic Violence represents community and societal level indicators that the ODVN Prevention Team has researched and will monitor through at least 2023.

See the Signs, Speak Out

See the Signs & Speak Out is an innovative workplace training program that helps employers and employees learn to talk about domestic and sexual violence issues in the workplace.

NNEDV's 15th Domestic Violence Counts Report—Ohio's Results

The annual Domestic Violence Counts Report documents the number of individuals who sought domestic violence services in a single 24-hour period, as well as the types of services requested, the number of service requests that went unmet due to a lack of resources, and the issues and barriers that domestic violence programs face as they strive to provide services to victims. Click the button below to read this year’s summary for Ohio.

On Thursday, March 4, 2021, Public Policy Director, Micaela Deming, testified before the House Finance Committee about increasing state support for ODVN’s member programs. Click the thumbnail below to view the full video of her testimony.

ODVN’s Spring Advocacy Day event included remarks from six of ODVN legislative champions and three program directors.

Click here to watch their excellent speeches.

Our Organization

ODVN’s purpose is to support and strengthen Ohio’s response to domestic violence through training, public awareness, and technical assistance and to promote social change through the implementation of public policy. ODVN maintains a commitment to the empowerment of battered women and children as well as to the elimination of personal, institutional, and cultural violence.

Our Mission

The Ohio Domestic Violence Network advances the principles that all people have the right to an oppression and violence-free life; fosters changes in our economic, social, and political systems; and brings leadership, expertise, and best practices to community programs.


By becoming a member of the Ohio Domestic Violence Network (ODVN), you benefit over 70 local domestic violence programs statewide. It is critical we continue our leadership role in domestic violence advocacy and education across Ohio. Your concern and generosity help to ensure that this work will continue. 


Take a stand against domestic violence. Become a member or make a donation today!

Planned Giving

Make a gift to sustain domestic violence services in the future that costs you nothing today!

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Training Resources

ODVN offers a wide variety of training resources for the community.

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Latest Resources

Downloadable Resources

Downloadable Resources

Helping you through. Below are free downloadable resources available to all. CHATS: Head Injury Identification and Accommodation Tool Head Injury Education Card: Has Your Head Been Hurt? Invisible Injuries Overview (4 pages) Invisible Injuries...

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Self-Care Corner

Self-Care Corner

Certainly taking the time to take care of yourself is easier said than done. Making self-care a priority not only keeps you in this movement but also makes you a better advocate.

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For emergency assistance, please click on the "Get Help Now" button below for the number to your local domestic violence agency.