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Who we are

our mandate

Utilizing a team model that includes all the relevant agencies, the Team provides timely follow up services in select domestic sexual violence cases...

Our Mission

Several myths exist about sexual assault, Domestic Violence and Child Abuse.These myths often shift responsibility and blame from the assailant to the victim. Understanding the myths surrounding sexual assault may help you in your recovery.

DSVA is a collection of professional service providers and officials that respond as a group and in a timely fashion to the various needs of domestic and sexual violence survivors by providing legal, medical, emergency assistance, Counselling and psychological and psycho social support. It is to encourage and create unprecedented level of collaboration among professionals working to end sexual and Gender Based Violence.

Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency (DSVRA) is an organisation under Lagos state Government committed to ensuring total eradication of Sexual and Gender Based Violence in the State. Our mission is to provide sensitive services to victims of domestic and sexual violence while promoting healthy relationships as we strive to enhance our coordinated community response to domestic and sexual violence in Lagos State and indeed in Nigeria.


The Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency coordinates with agencies to overcome negative societal norms, gender inequalities..

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