HARV is a non-profit, independent charitable organization that aims to respond to the issues and needs of victims and survivors of domestic violence and abuse by providing quality and empowering services.

HARV also advocates for legislative and societal protection of survivors and raises public consciousness through education and information.

HARV exists primarily to provide women and children who are experiencing or have experienced domestic violence, with a range of quality services which enable them to make informed decisions about their future.