September 2012

Safe Horizon Partners with Mayor's Office Survivors of Human Exploitation Working Group, NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation on Trafficking Training Materials for Healthcare Providers

Posted on: Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, New York City, Mayor's Office, Human Trafficking, Health and Hospitals Corporation, trafficking guidelines, human trafficking victims

Safe Horizon announced today a partnership with the Mayor’s Office Survivors of Human Exploitation Working Group and the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation to provide an introductory guide to health care providers on how one can identify possible...

Board Member Sil Lai Abrams Talks to Redbook Magazine About Surviving Domestic Violence

Posted on: Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Keywords: Redbook, Redbook Magazine, domestic violence, Sil Lai, Sil Lai Abrams, domestic violence survivor, Redbook domestic violence, Safe Horizon, domestic violence services

In Redbook Magazine's October 2012 issue, Safe Horizon board member Sil Lai Abrams describes her harrowing experience as a victim of domestic violence in an article titled, "The Relationship That Almost Killed Me."  Sil Lai's story illustrates the issues and difficulties that...

NY Daily News Features Op-Ed by Safe Horizonís Liz Roberts on Modern-Day Slavery in the U.S. and the Renewal of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act

Posted on: Friday, September 21, 2012

Keywords: Trafficking, Safe Horizon, Slavery, Emancipation Proclamation, Trafficking Victims Protection Act

The emancipation is still incomplete More than 20 million slaves worldwideBy Safe Horizon Chief Program Officer Liz Roberts It was 150 years ago tomorrow: On Sept. 22, 1862, President Abraham Lincoln issued a preliminary proclamation ordering the emancipation of slaves...

ABC News Features Editorial by Safe Horizon and Three Other Domestic Violence Advocacy Organizations over Controversial Vogue Cover

Posted on: Friday, September 14, 2012

Keywords: Vogue Hommes International, Conde Nast, Safe Horizon, Domestic violence, letter, Sanctuary for Families, Equality Now, NOW, Stephanie Seymour, Vogue

ABC News featured a letter from the leaders of four domestic violence and women’s rights advocacy organizations, Safe Horizon, Sanctuary for Families, Equality Now, and the New York chapter of NOW, to Conde Nast chairman Si Newhouse and editorial director...

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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