Safe Horizon
Queens Family Court Program

Address:151-20 Jamaica Ave. 2nd Floor, Agency Side Jamaica NY 11421
World Wide Web: http://www.safehorizon.org


Assists domestic violence victims in obtaining Orders of Protection and guiding them through the court processes; provides a reception center for domestic violence victims, witnesses, and victims of crimes committed by juveniles. Also provides case management, crisis intervention and counseling, children's short-term counseling, CVB compensation assistance, processing of restitution payments for victims of crimes committed by juveniles, Family Court liaison for victims who have Criminal Court and Family Court Orders of Protection, Court accompaniment and advocacy, referrals for other relevant services, Supervised Visitation program, Children's Center providing on-site day care for caretakers who must appear in court or have cases in court that day, practical and emergency assistance such as metrocards, taxis, grocery and McDonald's lunch coupons. Interpreter service available for languages other than English and Spanish.

Location information:

74-09 37 Ave., Room 416, Jackson Heights, NY 11372; 718-899-1233


Mon-Fri 9-5.

Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.
Access for People with Disabilities:Wheel chair ramp at entrance, special restroom facilities.

Services Offered:Case / Care ManagementCrime Victim SupportDomestic Violence CounselingDomestic/Family Violence Legal ServicesLegal Counseling
Languages Offered:Spanish
Target Groups(By Need):Domestic Violence VictimsVictims / Survivors