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Helping Families Regain Their Strength

Dealing with Domestic Abuse

Helping Victims of Domestic Violence in Jackson, MS

Chinn & Associates has partnered with The Center for Violence Prevention (CVP) in Pearl, Mississippi to bring you important information on Dealing with Domestic Abuse.

CVP is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people dealing with abuse. Serving eight counties in Central Mississippi (Rankin, Hinds, Madison, Issaquena, Warren, Yazoo, Simpson, and Sharkey) since the 1970s, CVP has a 24-hour crisis and referral line to help people in immediate need. The organization has a team of trained personnel to provide a wide range of services and referrals. CVP believes that everyone has the right to a violence-free life and works with the communities it serves to accomplish this.

CVP is dedicated to stopping the continuing cycle of abuse that so many Central Mississippi residents have to deal with every single day.

In 2009, CVP:

  • Answered 526 crisis calls;
  • Provided emergency shelter for 133 women and children;
  • Assisted 52 non-residential clients with advocacy and therapy services;
  • Provided a state-certified daycare facility to our clients’ children;
  • Offered weekly group therapy sessions to shelter and non-shelter clients;
  • Provided intensive case management and advocacy services; and
  • Started the Metro’s only Duluth-certified Batterer’s Intervention Program, which has approximately 50 court-ordered offenders enrolled at this time.

The Center for Violence Prevention
P.O. Box 6279 Pearl, MS 39288-6279
Phone: 601-932-4198 Fax: 601-936-7749

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Forging Strong Families Out of Conflict
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    Mark Chinn
    Jackson Divorce & Family Lawyer Founder of Chinn & Associates, Mark A. Chinn is a seasoned Jackson, Mississippi family law attorney who has dedicated his career to helping clients through some of the most difficult times in their lives. He is dedicated to using his talent and experience to empower his clients to lead the lives they want to lead. Mark graduated from Iowa State University with his undergraduate degree in 1975 and went on to obtain his Law Degree from the University of Mississippi ...
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Families Regain Their Strength
    If ever anyone is in need of a family law attorney, Chinn & Associates will certainly take the time and care that you need.!

    “There are not enough words to express how grateful I am to Mark and his associate Janeah for their hard work and dedication not only to my case but to my family personally. Not only were they ...”

    - Allison G.
    They made sure that my voice heard and that I felt at ease with all the decisions that were made!

    “Mark and Janeah were wonderful. They helped me through the very stressful divorce process. They made sure that my voice heard and that I felt at ease with all the decisions that were made. They ...”

    - Tashana C.
    They provided the best support and were very responsive/ action oriented

    “Mark and Janeah were wonderful. They helped me through the very stressful divorce process. They made sure that my voice heard and that I felt at ease with all the decisions that were made. They ...”

    - Tashana
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    “It was my sincere pleasure to mention the book. Just read the new second edition of the forms book about two weeks ago. I read all of your work and I have my associates read your books, because I ...”

    - T.S. from West Palm Beach Florida.
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    “Attorney Chinn: the epitome of Knowledge, Professionalism, Ethics. I could not be more pleased. My case was defending myself from false, baseless, hurtful accusations from my spouse. While quite ...”

    - Former Client
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