Let’s Create a
violence-free Vermont

Vermont’s leading voice on domestic and sexual violence. 

The Bold Impact of Vermont Network

The Vermont Network’s bold work is made possible by the support and investment of the community.


Our Member Organizations

Through working together, our network of organizations provide specialized care and services to people with a diverse set of needs.

Our Campaigns

Create Change​

Together we can uproot the causes of sexual and domestic violence in Vermont.

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Staff Highlight​

Meet Our Team

The multi-talented staff at Vermont Network lead practice areas in statewide policy, survivor advocacy, leadership development, legal services and more.

Karen Tronsgard-Scott

Executive Director​

Sarah Robinson

Deputy Director

Chani Waterhouse

Director of Member Relations

Anne Smith

Director of Training and Leadership Development


Speaking Out Against Violence

We focus on empowering survivors to take action and create change. Our Amplify program strengthens the field and collective leadership of people working to uproot the causes of gender-based violence.

Misha, Survivor

In the darkest moments, it’s just sort of like a sacred army.

Anna, Survivor​

Sometimes it really truly is just giving someone a seat at the table, and I know that they’ve done that for me.

Karen Tronsgard Scott, Executive Director 

A violence free future in Vermont looks real. It looks like it can happen. It starts with making sure that people have what they need.

Caroline Putnam, Deaf Vermonters Advocate

We step in to say “Nobody is going to neglect your rights”. We’re there with you to make sure that access is available.

2023 impact on Vermont communities

Our bold impact spans across all 14 counties, making sure that no one faces domestic or sexual violence alone.


Total People Helped in Person


Hotline and chatline calls answered


Vermonters fleeing violence provided emergency shelter


Vermonters reached with prevention education