For the last 36 years, KCSDV has been the leading voice on sexual and domestic violence in Kansas. KCSDV's professional staff brings a range of backgrounds and experiences to the coalition. Many staff have prior experiences providing direct services, developing primary prevention initiatives, representing victims, training medical and criminal justice professionals, responding to child-parent issues, developing curricula, and influencing public policy. All these experiences add depth to the expert advice provided to the many advocates and professionals who call for assistance with a complicated issue.
Professionals and community members from across the state turn to KCSDV for expert advice and information. In fiscal year 2012, KCSDV answered 3,720 inquiries from professionals, advocates and community members.