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Mount Sinai Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention Program (SAVI)

1468 Madison Ave, NY, NY 10029
(212) 423-2140
SAVI Website

Services:

  • Counseling for survivors of rape, sexual assault, child abuse, domestic violence, and intimate partner violence and support services for friends and families of survivors free and confidential support groups
  • Takanot Project, counseling and support services for Orthodox Jewish survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence
  • Emergency room advocacy
  • Legal advocacy
  • Education and training
  • Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner (SAFE) Program

Eligibility: Anyone

Cost: Free

Violence Intervention Program

Bilingual Hotline (800) 664-5880 http://www.vipmujeres.org/
Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Services:

  • Bilingual hotline: crisis counseling, linkages to shelters, advocacy, translation services, information on the rights of battered immigrant women and information and referrals to other available services in the caller's county.
  • Counseling and Non-Residential Services - This program helps women secure needed services such as, shelter, housing, public assistance, and Crime Victim's Compensation.
  • Provides safe bilingual/bicultural (Spanish/English) dwellings in New York City for women and children who need shelter.

Eligibility: Anyone

Safe Horizon Hotline

2 Lafayette Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10007
Domestic Violence Hotline: (800)-621-HOPE (4673)
Crime Victims Hotline: (866)-689-HELP (4357)
Rape, Sexual Assault & Incest Hotline: (212)-227-3000
http://www.safehorizon.org/ TDD Machine for Hearing Impaired Clients (all above hotlines): [(866)604-5350] (tel:+18666045350)

Hours: 24 hours/day, 7 days/week

Services:

  • Counseling
  • Housing assistance as well as actual residences (safe havens)
  • Life skills and parenting courses
  • Childcare
  • Medical Aid
  • Legal Help regarding Orders of Protection, Child and Spousal Support, Child Custody and Visitation. Divorce, and Immigration, homeless youth services, Syringe exchange

Languages: any

Specific Walkin Programs, Locations and Hours:

Streetwork Harlem Drop-In Center
209 West 125th Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10027
Phone: (212) 695-2220
Hours: Monday Through Sunday (9:00 am - 9:00 pm) Transportation services: Monday Through Sunday (1:00 pm - 9:00 pm) Services: meals, showers, clothing, wellness activities, mental health services, HIV prevention materials and testing, identification acquisition, public benefits acquisition, links to emergency shelter and housing advocacy
Eligibility: anyone 24 years of age or younger experiencing homelessness

Streetwork Lower East Side Drop-In Center 33 Essex Street
New York, NY 10002
Phone: (646) 602.6404
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 2:00PM - 7:00PM
Offer evening groups
Syringe exchange available each day Eligibility: anyone 24 years of age or younger experiencing homelessness

By-Appointment Services, Locations and Hours:

Child Abuse Services: Child Advocacy Centers

If you suspect child abuse, please report any incident to (800) 342-3720 in New York State, or contact your local police precinct.

Jane Barker Brooklyn Child Advocacy Center
320 Schermerhorn Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217

Staten Island Child Advocacy Center
130 Stuyvesant Place
Staten Island, NY 10301

Queens Child Advocacy Center
112-25 Queens Boulevard
Forest Hills, NY 11375

Manhattan Child Advocacy Center
1753 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10035

Counseling Center

Telephone: (347) 328-8110
Monday to Thursday 9:00AM - 9:00PM
Friday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
Saturday 9:00AM - 5:00PM
For after-hours support, please call (800) 621-4673

Domestic Violence Law Project

Telephone: (718) 834-7430 x10
Monday through Friday (9:30AM-5:30PM)

Immigration Law Project

Telephone: (718) 943-8632
Monday through Friday (9:30AM - 5:30PM)