Family Violence Education


pg-header_family-FVEPThe Family Violence Education Program (FVEP) is a psycho-educational 10-week program for court-ordered first-time domestic violence offenders.

The goal of the program is to provide individuals with coping mechanisms and strategies to prevent violent behavior in the future.


The program addresses:

  • Anger management
  • Power and control
  • Effects of violence on children
  • Alcohol and substance abuse
  • Stress management
  • Communication skills

Program Locations

1007 North Main St.
132 Mansfield Avenue

Program Manager

Ed Koistinen, Prevention Services Manager


Funding for this program is provided by the Court Support Services Division, State of Connecticut Judicial Department.