Articles with keyword "safe horizon"

Safe Horizon's Community Programs to Launch Citywide Helpline

Posted on: Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Community Programs, Helpline

Safe Horizon's Community Programs to Launch Citywide HelplineNew Helpline to Offer Potential Clients Easy Way to Access Safe Horizon’s Community ProgramsSafe Horizon, the largest victim service agency in the country, announced today a new citywide phone helpline that will make...

María de los Ángeles Corral Appointed New Sr. VP at Safe Horizon

Posted on: Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Maria de los Angeles Corral, Marketing & Communications, College

Written by Fred ScaglioneSaturday, 20 April 2013 06:00 María de los Ángeles Corral has been named Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications at Safe Horizon. Founded in 1978, Safe Horizon provides assistance to homeless youth and families and victims...

Crane & Canopy and Safe Horizon Join Together to Raise Awareness for Domestic Violence and Give the Gift of “A Safe Night’s Sleep”

Posted on: Monday, March 4, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Crane & Canopy, Domestic Violence, Shelters

Crane & Canopy, an innovative online home décor company, announced today a partnership with Safe Horizon, the largest domestic violence victims’ services provider and shelter network in the U.S. Crane & Canopy joins Safe Horizon’s effort by...

Statement from Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang on the Reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act

Posted on: Friday, January 4, 2013

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, VAWA, House of Representatives, Congress, Senate

“As the nation’s leading victim assistance organization, we know how important it is that victims of violence in need of emergency shelter, case management, counseling and other essential services can access these programs without delay.  The failure of the House...

Safe Horizon’s Maureen Curtis and Amy Edelstein Recognized at the New York City Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers 6th Annual Leadership Awards Dinner

Posted on: Monday, December 10, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, NASW-NYC, NASW, Maureen Curtis, Amy Edelstein, Leadership

SAFE HORIZON EXPERTS HONOREDAT NASW-NYC'S 6th ANNUAL LEADERSHIP AWARDSMaureen Curtis and Amy Edelstein Receive Recognition for Their Work with Victims’ Agency(New York, NY) – December 6, 2012 – The New York City Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers...

Safe Horizon, New York City Council and ACS Partner to Raise Awareness on Child Abuse This Summer

Posted on: Friday, July 20, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Child Abuse Reporting, NY City Council, Speaker Quinn, ACS

SAFE HORIZON AND NEW YORK CITY COUNCIL REMIND NEW YORKERS THAT “CHILD ABUSERS DON’T TAKE THE SUMMER OFF”Tips on Recognizing Child Abuse Issued to Organizations and Businesses to Compensate for Decline in Reporting from Teachers During Summer MonthsWith New York...

Safe Horizon Joins Rally To Restore City Funding For Homeless Youth Services May 31 at City Hall

Posted on: Thursday, May 31, 2012

Keywords: City Hall, Streetwork, Rally, Safe Horizon, Funding, Homeless Youth, New York City

SAFE HORIZON JOINS RALLY TO RESTORE CITY FUNDING FOR HOMELESS YOUTH SERVICES MAY 31 AT CITY HALL$7.2 Million in Cuts Would Eliminate Safe Horizon’s Overnight Outreach Services, which Made Contact with 11,000 Homeless Youth in 2011Staff from Safe Horizon’s Streetwork...

New Treatment for Child Abuse Reduces Post-Traumatic Stress

Posted on: Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Keywords: child abuse, child abuse treatment, Yale University, Safe Horizon, trauma treatment in child abuse, child abuse victim treatments, Child Family Traumatic Stress Intervention

Yale’s Childhood Violent Trauma Center and Safe Horizon Partnership Creates New Model for Treatment of Child Abuse(New York, NY) – April 3, 2012 – The Yale Childhood Violent Trauma Center and Safe Horizon today released the results of a four-year...

Statement from Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang on Governor Cuomo’s DNA Databank Expansion

Posted on: Thursday, March 15, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, Governor Cuomo, DNA Databank, All-Crimes DNA Bill, New York

 Safe Horizon congratulates Governor Cuomo and the State legislature for protecting New Yorkers from violence and crime by expanding the State’s DNA databank.Safe Horizon congratulates Governor Cuomo and the State legislature for protecting New Yorkers from violence and crime by...

Safe Horizon Launches Spanish Website to Strengthen Outreach to Hispanic Community

Posted on: Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Spanish website, Latino victims of abuse, Latino victims of violence, New York City, New York victim services

Site launched to better support Latino victims making up one third of Safe Horizon clientsTo feature detailed information on the resources and services the organization offers to Spanish-speaking victims NEW YORK, N.Y., February 22, 2012 - Safe Horizon, one of the...

Safe Horizon’s Child Advocacy Centers Receive National Accreditation from National Children’s Alliance

Posted on: Friday, February 3, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, child abuse, Child Advocacy Center, National Children's Alliance, accreditation, New York Nonprofit Press

NEW YORK, NY - February 2, 2012 - Safe Horizon’s Child Advocacy Centers in Manhattan and Staten Island have been awarded accreditation by the National Children’s Alliance following an extensive application and site review process.  As the accrediting agency for...

Safe Horizon Appoints Avaloy Lanning as Senior Director of Anti-Trafficking Program

Posted on: Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, human trafficking, anti-trafficking program, modern-day slavery, trafficking victim services, Avaloy Lanning, New York trafficking program

Safe Horizon Appoints Avaloy Lanning as Senior Director of the Anti-Trafficking ProgramJanuary 17, 2012 (New York, NY) -- Safe Horizon, one of the largest victims service agency in the country, announced today that Avaloy Lanning will serve as the Senior...

Safe Horizon CEO Statement on Proposed All Crimes DNA Bill

Posted on: Thursday, January 5, 2012

Keywords: New York State, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, All Crime DNA Bill, crime victims, Safe Horizon, CEO Ariel Zwang

The Governor’s proposed law to collect DNA for all penal law convictions is a critical step to prevent future violence and promote justice for victims of crime and abuse.  At Safe Horizon, we see firsthand how devastating violent crimes are...

Safe Horizon to Train Regional Chambers of Commerce to Recognize Warning Signs of Domestic Violence in Employees and Co-Workers

Posted on: Friday, October 28, 2011

Keywords: Safe Horizon, domestic violence, New York City, domestic violence at work, domestic violence help, New York City Council, Christine Quinn

OCTOBER 28, 2011 (New York, NY) - Safe Horizon, New York City’s largest provider of services for victims of domestic violence, announced today the launch of a series of trainings for Chambers of Commerce throughout the City to help businesses...

Sisters on the Runway Host Annual Fashion Show in New York to Benefit Domestic Violence Shelters During Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Posted on: Monday, October 17, 2011

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Sisters on the Runway, domestic violence, domestic violence shelters, domestic violence benefit, fashion show for domestic violence shelters, domestic violence shelters

October 17, 2011 (New York, NY) – Sisters on the Runway, the fundraising initiative to raise awareness and help victims of domestic violence, will hold their annual fashion show in New York City on October 28th during Domestic Violence Awareness...

Safe Horizon Response to Governor Cuomo's Announcement Suspending Participation in Federal Secure Communities Program

Posted on: Thursday, June 2, 2011

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Federal Secure Communities Programs, Community Programs, Governor, Cuomo

Thursday, June 02, 2011 - Safe Horizon applauds Wednesday's decision to suspend New York State's participation in the Secure Communities Program pending further review. Immigration status should not be a barrier to contacting law enforcement for immediate help. Unfortunately, in...

Safe Horizon Hosts 16th Annual Champion Awards at Cipriani Wall Street

Posted on: Monday, May 9, 2011

Keywords: Safe Horizon, 16th Annual Champion Awards, Cipriani, Wall Street

WHO: Safe Horizon, the nation’s leading victim services organization.WHAT: Safe Horizon conducts its 16th Annual Safe Horizon Champion Awards, “Voices of Courage and Compassion,” a dinner celebrating the extraordinary people dedicated to bringing victims of violence and abuse from crisis...

Safe Horizon's mission is to provide support, prevent violence and promote justice for victims of crime and abuse, their families and communities.

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