Get your Fashion Show tickets here!

Friday, May 19th – Hilton Wilmington Riverside

11:00am Lunch Show – Tickets $45/Table of 8 $400
6:30pm Dinner Show – Tickets $55/Table of 8$500
Celebrating our 25th Annual Fashion Show and the “Dawning” of the next 25 years with new fashion segments featuring local boutiques, designers, and stylists using special fashion pieces from OUR Vintage Values Resale Stores!!



Mother’s Day Cards Now Available!

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2017 Mother’s Day Honor Card Order Form

This Mother’s Day, please consider making a truly special donation in honor of your mother, mother in-law, grandmothers, sister, a favorite aunt, or a special friend in your life for Mother’s Day.

We will mail a Mother’s Day card for you (pictured above) to those you want to honor on Mother’s Day. ($5 minimum donation per card please) This creative alternative is the perfect way to recognize those closest to you and support victims of domestic violence.


2016 Service Statistics:

Provided direct services to 1,116 women, 16 men, and 223 children for a total of 1,355 individuals.

Provided shelter for 127 women and 118 children for 5,381 “shelter days”

Provided 119 youth/college prevention and education programs for 4,094 people.

Participated in 56 public awareness events with over 7,785 people in attendance.

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About Us

Our agency was established as a non-profit agency, 501 (c) (3), in Janugate5ary 1986 through the consolidation of the community’s two existing domestic violence programs.

We work toward empowering the increasing number of victims and their families to break the cycle of domestic violence.

For over 31-years, Domestic Violence Shelter and Services, Inc. has empowered victims and their families to break the cycle of domestic violence by providing shelter and on-going support services, as well as public awareness and prevention programs.

We are powered by dedicated volunteers committed to making a difference in the lives of families in their community.

We receive and are dependent upon support from local sources: civic groups, religious groups, businesses, private citizens, and governments. Income is also generated locally by the agency’s operation of the Vintage Values Resale Shops.

Our agency is a non-discriminatory, equal opportunity agency, partially supported by the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act, the North Carolina Council for Women, and the Governor’s Crime Commission. Governing documents, policies, and statements are available for public review upon request.

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Latest News:

2016 Fall Newsletter

Rick Houston takes part in the NFL’s Initiative to End Domestic Violence

Wilmington’s Gates Poster

Proceeds Benefit Domestic Violence Shelter and Services, Inc.

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Thank You to the Family Violence Prevention Services Program, US DHHS, and NC Council for Women for financial support.
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