Since 1982, we have assisted over 17,750 victims of domestic violence in Scott and Carver Counties. Browse our site to find out more about us, how to get help, or how to get involved.

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  • Swipe it Forward with KleinBank

    “Swipe It Forward”   ~   Shopping for a cause on July 15th! We are pleased to tell all KleinBank customers about a wonderful opportunity on July 15th to support The Alliance through using their KleinBank Debit Master card. How it works is that every time a KleinBank customer uses their debit card on July 15, KleinBank, (not the customer) will donate 5 cents to a local non-profit. The total swipes counted on the 15th are used for calculating the contribution. Also, Southern Valley Alliance will be highlighted on KleinBank’s Facebook page! So be sure to share it with all your friends! Wait—it [...]

  • Chaska River City Days Fun Run

    Ready…… Set…… RUN! The Chaska River City Days 5K Run will be held on Saturday, July 25th with all proceeds donated to Southern Valley Alliance for Battered Women, Since 1982, The Alliance has assisted over 17,000 victims of domestic abuse in Scott and Carver counties. The race begins and ends in downtown Chaska’s historic City Square Park. Registration is at 7:00 a.m. For more information visit the website: We look forward to seeking you at this great race for the important cause of working towards ending domestic violence!

  • 2014 Statistics of Domestic Abuse

    Domestic Abuse Statistics for Scott and Carver County 2014 saw an overall increase in the cases of domestic violence that Southern Valley Alliance for Battered Women worked with. Our Abuse Statistics page features a breakdown, by zip code/community, of the 17,750 cases of domestic violence that Southern Valley Alliance for Battered Women worked with over a 32-year period.  Of the 20 communities in Scott and Carver Counties that Southern Valley Alliance for Battered Women serves, five had a decrease in the number of reported cases of domestic violence and one had no change from the previous year.   To see [...]

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