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Project P.A.U.S.E.

Central Islip, New York

Project P.A.U.S.E. is a collaboration between L.I. Against Domestic Violence and the Head Injury Association. These two organizations have a long history of partnership but came together in a collaborative style with the express purpose of eliminating barriers that prevent access to safe, person-centered support for victims of domestic violence with disabilities.

Our Unique Contribution

Project P.A.U.S.E is addressing the needs of individuals with an Acquired Brain Injury, Traumatic Brian Injury and/or other neurological disabilities who have experienced or are vulnerable to domestic violence and abuse. By addressing the specific needs of this population they are contributing to the fields understanding of the varying experiences and needs of victims with disabilities.

Contact Us

L.I. Against Domestic Violence

Betsy Stevens, Program Coordinator

Phone: 631-666-7181
Email: b.stevens@liadv.org
Website: www.liadv.org

At a Glance

    Project Reach

  • Local

    Agency Type

  • Disability Organization
  • Domestic Violence Program

    Disability Focus

  • Intellectual/Cognitive

    Victimization Type

  • Caregiver Abuse
  • Intimate Partner Violence
  • Stalking
  • Teen Dating Violence

    Solutions Implemented

  • Building Partnerships
  • Enhancing Services
  • Promoting Equality
  • Raising Awareness
  • Strengthening Prevention

This project is supported by the Office on Violence Against Women’s Training and Services to End Violence Against Women with Disabilities Grant Program.