Domestic Violence Shelter
Provides victims/survivors of domestic violence and their children with safe, secure, temporary shelter. The shelter is designed to meet the victims' physical needs by providing housing, food, clothing and personal items, as well as their emotional needs through support services. Support services are provided on an as-needed basis and include but are not limited to: support counseling, support group, advocacy, transportation, New York State Crime Victim Board claims assistance. Staff will also familiarize clients with New York State laws that pertain to their situation and can help answer questions regarding custody, criminal charges, and protection orders. Shelter Staff can help victims understand the judicial process and attend legal and court appointments with the victim as requested. Shelter stay is limited to 90 days.
Individuals and their children who are victims of domestic/sexual abuse
24 hour domestic violence hotline 518-943-9211