Domestic Violence Solutions

Santa Barbara, California


Project Type

Office/Residential

Project Summary

As an advocate for clients and their community, Domestic Violence Solutions realized the importance of empowering clients and staff to live healthier and more sustainable lifestyles. Their vision and purpose resulted in the desire to implement sustainable practices into their corporate operations and provide educational/behavioral modification programs contributing to reduced utility costs. Following a series of facilities audits, building performance data analyses, and management collaboration, Domestic Violence Solutions was able to prioritize improvement projects and is on track to pursue Green Business Certification through Santa Barbara County.

Project Highlights

  • Stakeholder engagement and staff training/education
  • Comprehensive policy implementation to streamline operations
  • Behavioral modification through education outreach modules
  • Baseline energy utilization index (EUI) establishment
  • Prioritization of capital improvement projects

Our Work

  • Facility and operational audits and analysis
  • Policy development specific to operational needs and goals
  • Stakeholder engagement and staff training/behavioral modification
  • Prioritization of capital improvement projects and identification of low- to no-cost improvements
  • Comprehensive analysis report of research, audits, findings, and recommendations