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

Also Known As:FVPE
Address:24 17 3rd Ave Bronx NY 10431
World Wide Web: http://www.sautiyetu.org/


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: 380-384 Van Duzer Street, 1st Floor, Staten Island, NY 10304. 718-665-2486 ex. 301.


Mon-Fri 9-5.

Eligibility Requirements:


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