Campus Violence Prevention Program

Violence Prevention Program

The Campus Violence Prevention Program raises awareness and implements primary prevention methods to address the issues of domestic violence, sexual violence, dating violence, and stalking on campus. The program coordinates prevention and education programming to students, staff, and faculty at Dakota Wesleyan University. The program coordinator provides free, inclusive, and confidential crisis intervention, advocacy, and support to survivors of domestic, dating, and sexual violence.

If you are in need of crisis intervention or advocacy services, please reach out to the Prevention Education and Training Coordinator, Kendra Rooney, to set up an appointment.

Kendra Rooney

Kendra Rooney

Prevention Education and Training Coordinator

Phone: (605) 995-2943

Additional Resources


Michell Area SafeHouse: 605-996-4440

Sioux Falls:

The Compass Center: 605-339-0116

Children’s Inn: 605-338-4880


South Dakota Coalition Ending Domestic and Sexual Violence: 1-800-572-9196 or 605-391-6402


National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233

National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-4673