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General information on domestic violence, bystander intervention, and local resources to help. The mission of the florida coalition against domestic violence (fcadv) is to create a violence free world by empowering women and children through the elimination of personal and institutional violence and oppression against all people fcadv provides leadership, advocacy.
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