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Provider Support Teams

The Department of Children and Families’ Domestic Violence Program (DVP) is responsible for managing all domestic violence related funding, quality assurance for all DVP providers, comprehensive programming throughout Florida, and Florida’s Domestic Violence Hotline. DVP staff are available 8:30 am- 5:00 pm, Monday- Friday, at 850-425-2749.

If you have questions or comments regarding domestic violence programming in Florida, please contact Melissa Jaacks, Chief Executive for Domestic Violence Services at

For questions related to the Florida Domestic Violence Hotline or other projects please contact Jodi Russell, Director of Advocacy Programs at

For Quality Assurance, please contact Chelsea Massey, Director of Quality Assurance at