Valerie C. Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive, Suite 2000
Charlotte, NC 28208
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Domestic Violence Speakers Bureau (DVSB) is a group of volunteers and domestic violence survivors who educate the community about domestic violence through dynamic presentations and story telling. The DVSB is a community partnership between Prevention and Intervention Services and
Safe Alliance. People in the community can join the DVSB by applying and then completing the DVSB four-session training.
All speakers must complete a background check, go through a pre-qualification interview with the DVSB Coordinator, and then complete a 4-Session DVSB training for new volunteers. If you are unable to fill out the form or do not have Adobe Reader, please email us for alternate methods of completing.
1. Fill out this form: DVSB Volunteer Application.pdf
2. Email the form to
3. We will send you a background check consent form to sign online through DocuSign
4. We will schedule a pre-qualification interview.
5. Take part in the DVSB Speaker's Bureau Volunteer Training! This training is an engaging four-part event that will train volunteers how to teach others about domestic violence as well as practice public speaking.
We look forward to working with you!