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The Survivors AccessAbility Partnership

The Survivors AccessAbility Partnership aims to create a collaborative service delivery system that can produce a positive and progressive impact in the lives of all survivors who are Deaf, deaf, Hard of Hearing, Late Deafened and DeafBlind (D/HH) and/or living with intellectual and developmental disability (IDD) in San Diego County, California. It is a partnership between… Read more »

Miami Inclusion Alliance

The Miami Inclusion Alliance is made up of four organizations that serve communities in Miami-Dade County, Florida. Disability Independence Group, Inc. (DIG) is a non-profit disability rights legal advocacy center with a mission to expand opportunities for participation, education, employment and acceptance of persons with disabilities. Mujeres Unidas en Justicia, Educacion, y Reforma, Inc. (MUJER)… Read more »

Abused and Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services

Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services (ADWAS) provides comprehensive services for Deaf and DeafBlind survivors of domestic and sexual violence that include advocacy, therapy, parenting and children’s programs. In addition, we provide outreach and education to the community with a focus on prevention of violence. We staff the 24/7 local domestic violence hotline as well as… Read more »

DeafHope: Ending Domestic and Sexual Violence in Deaf Communities

Our mission at DeafHope is to end domestic and sexual violence in Deaf communities through empowerment, education and services. DeafHope provides comprehensive advocacy to Deaf survivors and their children. The guiding principle of DeafHope advocacy services is the self-determination of survivors – we respect the right of the survivor to make their own decisions. Deaf… Read more »

Disability Liberation Project

The Disability Liberation Project works to highlight the value and brilliance of people with disabilities, especially immigrants and people of color, while exploring the intersections of disability with domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking. We are working to increase our organizational capacity to better serve people with disabilities and developing partnerships with local disability… Read more »

The Right Response

The Right Response Collaborative is comprised of six partner agencies, the Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness, Inc., Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office, Los Angeles Police Department, Peace Over Violence, Rainbow Services, Ltd. and the Westside Center for Independent Living. Each of the community-based organizations provides direct support and advocacy services and came together to… Read more »

Putnam ACCESS

Putnam ACCESS (Advocates Creating Change through Empowerment Self-sufficiency & Safety) is a collaboration of two community-based agencies: Community Options, Inc. of Cookeville Tennessee and Genesis House.  Community Options, Inc. of Cookeville Tennessee is a local branch of a national nonprofit agency which provides services to individuals with intellectual disabilities.  Genesis House, Inc. is a nonprofit… Read more »

Mohawk Valley Collaboration

The Mohawk Valley Collaboration is a joint effort by the Resource Center for Independent Living and the YWCA of the Mohawk Valley.  Resource Center for Independent Living (RCIL) is the largest independent living center in the country.  For over 30 years they have been working with individuals of all ages with any disability.  The YWCA… Read more »

Westchester Safe Access

The Westchester Safe Access Collaboration consists of the Victims Assistance Services of Westchester Community Opportunity Program, Inc., the Westchester Independent Living Center, and three Westchester County government entities: the Office For Women, the Office For the Disabled, and the Department of Community Mental Health. Members of the collaboration have worked together in the past and… Read more »

Antelope Valley Collaboration

The Antelope Valley Collaboration is a partnership between the Antelope Valley Domestic Violence Council (Valley Oasis) and Mental Health America Los Angeles-Antelope Valley Enrichment Services. Valley Oasis is a community-based organization committed to eliminating social violence, domestic violence, and homelessness through community awareness, intervention, prevention and supportive services. Mental Health America of Los Angeles –… Read more »