What We Do

As the central point of support and services for all victims of domestic violence within Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s, and Talbot counties on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, with it's Chesapeake Crisis to Self-Sufficiency ModelTM, MSCFV creates healthy opportunities to break the cycle of domestic violence through intervention and prevention; by supporting victims as they move from crisis through transition to becoming survivors; and by changing society’s attitudes and systems which permit and promote such violence.

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Part of MSCFV's mission is to raise awareness about domestic violence in our community and to collaborate with community partners to end the violence. Here's the latest news on what's happening at MSCFV. Additional stories can be found here.

You can also read survivors' stories of hope and healing on our Anchors Away page.

Services We Offer

For victims of domestic violence, Mid-Shore Council on Family Violence's Chesapeake Crisis to Self-Sufficiency ModelTM is an intentional approach to walk with and empower clients as they transition from family violence victims in crisis to self-sufficient survivors. In addition, MSCFV works to raise community awareness, create social change, and develop a community-wide support network for victims and their families.

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Holistic, Survivor-Centered Supports

MSCFV provides resources for victims, for other agencies, and for community members to support victims' journeys to self-sufficiency.

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