24-hour Hotline: (518) 943-9211
Greene County Office: (518) 943-9205
Columbia County Office: (518) 822-0849
"On a daily basis, women are beaten, threatened, sexually and emotionally abused, not by strangers, but by husbands and partners with whom they share their lives."
We can assist you with:
Shelter: The Domestic Violence Program can arrange emergency shelter which provides a safe place, food and supportive services for battered women and their children.
Legal Services: Our staff can discuss legal options with you and assist you in obtaining Orders of Protection from the family or criminal courts. We can assist you with filing claims to the Crime Victims Board.
Social Services: You may be eligible for emergency funds from the Department of Social Services. Our staff will advocate on your behalf with the local department.
Supportive Services/Counseling: Our program provides supportive services and counseling for victims of domestic violence and their children.
Educational Outreach: The Domestic Violence Program can provide speakers to discuss domestic violence issues at any organizational or group meetings.
Alcohol and Drug Counseling: Program staff can refer you to local programs that work with individuals who have drug and alcohol problems.
The Columbia Greene Domestic Violence Program is funded in part by the Office of NYS Victim Services, Federal Family Violence Prevention Service Act, NYS Office of Children and Family Services and Columbia and Greene County Department of Social Services
Community Action of Greene County, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and service provider and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation or sexual preference. Funding provided by: New York State Department of State-Community Services Block Grant and other federal and state programs; Greene County; the United Way; private foundations; as well as community and individual donations.
All Services are Free and Confidential
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