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 Management
, Crime Victim Support
, Crisis Intervention
, Domestic Violence Hotlines
, Domestic Violence Shelters
, Emergency Food
, Housing Counseling
, Legal Counseling
, Mutual Support Groups
, Outreach Programs
, Refugee Resettlement Services
, Specialized Information and Referral
Target Groups(By Need):Battered Women
, Eligible Benefits Applicants
, Victims / Survivors