Ortner Center on Violence & Abuse in Relationships

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Maria Altonen

Project Empower at VCU Health
Program Manager

Maria Altonen currently serves as Program Manager for Project Empower, the sexual and domestic violence program for VCU Health. Maria, along with a team of advocates, works throughout VCUs entire health care system to provide a variety of services to survivors to ensure their safety and well-being. As well as provide training and implementation of proper screening and assessment for health care providers. Maria has worked in the anti-violence movement in various capacities since 2010.