What we do

Advocacy

At DSVA, we believe that preventive measures are the most efficient ways of addressing Sexual and Gender Based Violence Issues. To this end, we have embarked on several advocacy programs… our target audience are the following groups-

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Counseling and Medical Services

DSVA has a pool of clinical psychologists that provide several forms of therapy for victims some of which are cognitive, behavioural, cognitive-behavioural, geared towards improving their ...

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Legal Representation

Through the OPD and the Lagos Public Interest Law Partnership, victims of SGBV crimes are assured of free legal representation. The OPD also provides a social worker that will accompany the victim to the Police Station and also to court, depending on the level of risk involved....

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Referrals

Survivor is promptly referred to the closest Comprehensive Primary Health care Centre to receive medical examination. The PHCs have been equipped with Sexual Assault Evidence Collection kits, also known as rape kits...

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Coordination

The DSVA ensures proper coordination of efforts of all the responder agencies, working towards one common goal which is to eradicate Sexual and Gender Based Violence crimes in our society.

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Training

At DSVA, we believe that preventive measures are the most efficient ways of addressing Sexual and Gender Based Violence Issues. To this end, we have embarked on several advocacy programs… our target audience are the following groups-...

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Empowerment

The Lagos State Government under the aegis of the Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) pioneered a DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE TRUST FUND in order to provide financial assistance to victims and their families. ..

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