Beginning with all 2014 memberships, CCADV will have three levels of membership eligibility:

Domestic Violence Program: an agency or organization which holds a 501.c.3 designation from the Internal Revenue Service; provides comprehensive services for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, teen dating violence and/or stalking, whose advocates are subject to the provision of the victim advocate privilege statute CRS 13-90-107 (1)(K), and who supports the mission, vision and values of the Coalition.
Community Partner: agency or organization that works directly or indirectly with victims or perpetrators of domestic violence, sexual assault, teen dating violence and/or stalking and/or are working to reduce domestic violence through education, public policy or social change, and supports the mission, vision and values of the Coalition, but does not meet the qualifications of a Domestic Violence Program.
Individuals: Individual persons who support the mission, vision and values of the Coalition and who wish to be affiliated with those addressing issues of domestic violence, sexual assault, teen dating violence and/or stalking.

Membership benefits include:

strong statewide voice for legislation and public policy that improves safety and options for victims of domestic violence
Systems advocacy to improve institutional response to domestic violence
The annual Colorado Advocacy In Action conference  which brings in local and national trainers and facilitators

  • Lodging, travel and registration scholarships are available for Domestic Violence Program members first (to the extent of budgeted funds).
    • DV programs receive 1 night’s lodging/program for each night of the conference
  • Registration at a reduced rate for CCADV members in all categories
    • 50% savings on early registration
Eligibility for participation in Coalition funded projects such as the Rural Coordinated Community Response Team Project, the Rural Latin@ Outreach Project, and the Trauma-Informed Care Learning Groups
Additional training opportunities available throughout the year for all member categories

  • Any available travel, room and registration reimbursement/scholarships are available for Domestic Violence Program members first.
Specialized member outreach visits, providing customized training and Technical Assistance for staff and board

  • There is no cost to Domestic Violence Program members for these services.  Community partners and individual members pay a reduced rate.
Opportunity for networking, support and sharing expertise with colleagues from across the state through regional meetings, regular updates and correspondence

  • Members also have access to all CCADV listservs (directors, region, legislative, and full membership lists), a convenient member to member communication tool throughout the year.
CCADV Website resources

  • Online resource library
  • Ability to post or look for job openings across the state on the CCADV website
  • Members Only section of the website which includes a myriad of resources, training materials, online on-demand training courses available to all CCADV membership
  • Donations: the new website has an opportunity for visitors to the site to connect directly to local Domestic Violence Program members to make donations.
CCADV is involved in various taskforces, committees and boards on behalf of our members to bring the voice of victims/survivors of domestic violence to the table (DVOMB, Adult and Child Fatality Review Committees, Legislative rule development, community and system groups that address children/youth issues, Statewide DV prevention committee, DVP, etc.).
Involvement in national research

Training and technical assistance available through CCADV includes, but is not limited to the following (if you don’t see what you are looking for, please contact Beth (ecollins(at)ccadv.org) or Pat (ptessmer(at)ccadv.org) to see if we can be of assistance):

  • Organizational Management
    • Working with Boards/policies/board models
    • Policies
    • Program Development
    • Human Resources
    • Direct Services
      • Culturally sensitive services
      • Offenders as parents and impact of DV on children
      • Children’s advocacy
      • Teen/Youth Advocacy and programming
      • Community-based programming
      • Survivor defined advocacy
      • Core advocacy
      • Trauma-informed care
      • Substance abuse and mental health
      • Domestic violence and child welfare
      • Public policy
      • Systems advocacy
      • Confidentiality
      • Mandatory reporting for medical professionals
      • Coordinated community response

To be a member you must pay for the level of membership at which you qualify.  Domestic Violence Programs will only be accepted for membership at the Domestic Violence Program level.

There are limited scholarships available for Domestic Violence Programs for whom full CCADV dues present a financial hardship.  Please contact CCADV’s Communications and Membership Coordinator for information (membership(at)ccadv.org).

The annual cost of membership for Domestic Violence Programs is .3% of your domestic violence program expenses and is capped at $1,000. (.003 x DV program expense budget).

Domestic Violence Programs

$03% of DV program expenses

Community Partners Membership

$250annually

Individual Supporter Membership

$100annually
Program Notes Cost to DV Program Members Cost to Community Partner and Individual Members Cost to Non-members
Annual Conference DV Program Members receive 1 room per program for each night of the conference

Early registration $125

Regular $150

Late $200

Early registration $125

Regular $150

Late $200

Early registration $250

Regular $275

Late $325

Training and/or Technical Assistance For already developed trainings or TA(may include prep time and travel time if needed) No cost

No cost for 1 training and 1 TA consult/yr.

Additional at reduced fee ($30/hr.)

$65/hr.(plus mileage and other travel costs if needed)
Phone/Email Consultation and TA No cost No cost No charge for first 30 minutes.  Additional consultation at $50/hr.
Webinars No cost No cost $35/module/person
Online Learning Center Courses No cost No cost $50/course/individual
With CEs Cost added to that of the webinar/training; same cost for all regardless of membership Depends on number of credits Depends on number of credits Depends on number of credits
Print Materials   No cost No cost Cost varies by document

* All services are based on staff availability.  The above fee schedule and benefits may be altered by CCADV from time to time.