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New York

Deaf Gain Collaborative

Deaf Gain Collaborative combines the efforts and expertise of Willow Domestic Violence Center (a certified domestic violence agency with a DHS-approved shelter), Advocacy Services for Abused Deaf Victims (a non-profit agency serving the Deaf community), and RESTORE Sexual Assault Services (a sub-organization of Planned Parenthood, co-located at a Child Advocacy Center). Together they are focusing… Read more »

Project P.A.U.S.E.

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… Read more »

Advocacy Services for Abused Deaf Victims (ASADV)

Our mission is to provide support to the Deaf community and to Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and Hard of Hearing individuals, families, and children who are survivors of domestic or sexual violence. We offer a safe and supportive environment of advocacy, empowerment, community education, and training services. All of our staff are Deaf, and all of our… 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 »

Project EMERGE

Project EMERGE is a collaboration between Vera House and ARISE in Syracuse, New York. Vera House is a nonprofit victim service agency providing direct client service, community education, and community planning with a primary focus on domestic and sexual violence. ARISE is a nonprofit, community-based Independent Living Center in Central New York that is run by… Read more »

CORE

CORE (Culture Of Respect and Empowerment) is a collaboration in Rensselaer County, NY between Unity House of Troy’s Domestic Violence Services, the Independent Living Center of the Hudson Valley (ILCHV), and the Sexual Assault and Crime Victims Assistance Program.  Unity House of Troy’s Domestic Violence Services is the only New York State licensed domestic violence residential… 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 »

Project SAFE

Project SAFE is a collaboration between the Victims Information Bureau of Suffolk (VIBS), Family Violence and Rape Crisis Center and United Cerebral Palsy Association of Greater Suffolk Inc.  The collaboration is working to promote a safe, accessible and responsive service environment for women in Suffolk County who are survivors of domestic and sexual violence with a… Read more »

Project BASE

Project BASE (Barrier and Stigma Elimination) is the result of collaborative work between The Retreat, Inc., the Mental Health Association in Suffolk County, and the Crime Victims Center, a program of Parents for Megan’s Law. These organizations each independently serve Suffolk County, New York and together are addressing the specific needs in that community to… Read more »