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Sauti Yetu Center for African Women
Family Violence Prevention & Education Program


Also Known As:FVPE
Address:P.O. Box 3112 New York NY 10163
Telephone(s):718-665-2486
Fax:718-665-2483
E-mail:info@sautiyetu.org
World Wide Web: http://www.sautiyetu.org/


Description:

Sauti Yetu's Family Violence Project provides a safe space for women in immigrant African communities affected by domestic violence. Services include: Information and referrals for crisis intervention. Legal consultations on marriage, VAW and immigration issues. Information and referrals for jobs, training programs, resume-writing, English tutoring. Court-accompaniments and translation assistance. Information and referrals for access to shelters and housing. Community outreach, awareness raising campaigns and advocacy.



Location information:

Staten Island Office: 104 Beach St., Staten Island, NY 10304. 718-665-2486 ex. 301.


Hours:

Mon-Fri 9-5.


Eligibility Requirements:

None.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.
Access for People with Disabilities:Extra wide doors, special restroom facilities.


Services Offered:Community Action / Social Advocacy GroupsCrisis InterventionHousing Search and InformationJob Search / PlacementLegal CounselingMarriage Counseling
Languages Offered:ArabicBambaraFrenchFulaniMalinkeMandingoSoninkeWolofAfrican LanguagesChambaKotokoliLingalaMooré
Target Groups(Ethnic):Africans
Target Groups(By Need):ChildrenWomen