Safe Horizon
Domestic Violence Intervention, Education and Prevention Program

Address:155-09 Jewel Avenue Flushing NY 11367
Telephone(s):(718) 969-9361 1-800-621-HOPE (4673)
World Wide Web: http://www.safehorizon.org/page.php?nav=bd&page=domesticviolence

Description:The program partners case managers with NYPD's Housing Bureau's police officers to conduct outreach and assist victims of domestic violence who reside in NYC Housing Authority. Case managers work with clients providing information and referrals; advocate with court, government, and social service agencies; provide relocations; crisis intervention counseling; emergency food; assistance with obtaining orders of protection; legal, housing, and public assistance advocacy; shelter placement; support groups; and long-term counseling. There are 9 service areas throughout New York City.

Hours:M-F, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; Crisis Services are 24 hrs./7 days.
Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.

Services Offered:Case / Care ManagementCrime Victim SupportCrisis InterventionDomestic Violence HotlinesDomestic Violence SheltersEmergency FoodHousing CounselingLegal CounselingMutual Support GroupsOutreach ProgramsRefugee Resettlement ServicesSpecialized Information and Referral
Languages Offered:ChineseGreekSpanish
Target Groups(By Need):Battered WomenEligible Benefits ApplicantsVictims / Survivors