In the News
Posted on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 1:38 PM
Our own Michael Polenberg will be participating in a webinar on expanding access to justice for survivors of child sexual abuse.
Posted on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 11:54 AM
"We know that this ruling will save lives; according to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, a woman’s risk of being killed increases 500 percent when a gun is present in domestic violence settings."
Posted on Monday, March 24, 2014 at 12:09 PM
“This complaint sends a message to labor traffickers and people who use their power who exploit workers, U.S. law will hold them accountable,” said Avaloy Lanning, Senior Director of Safe Horizon’s Anti-Trafficking Program. "We are proud to represent Mr. Rana and to work with him to seek justice.”
Posted on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 11:51 AM
"We applaud the work of the U.S. Attorney's Office as they continue the pursuit of justice...this is a tremendous opportunity to demonstrate our nation's commitment to fighting exploitation of workers wherever we find it."
Posted on Friday, January 10, 2014 at 1:38 PM
“I would like to tell other domestic workers who are suffering as I did – you have rights and do not let anyone exploit you.” – Sangeeta Richard
Posted on Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 1:36 PM
Dana Sussman, staff attorney for Safe Horizon's anti-trafficking program appeared recently on ABC News to discuss the Sangeeta Richard case.
Posted on Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 11:42 AM
The Domestic Violence Online Petition Program will save hundreds of hours of time that victims would have spent waiting in court to file an Order of Protection.
Posted on Monday, November 4, 2013 at 12:00 AM
Tamron Hall and Ariel Zwang discuss Safe Horizon's "Real Safety" Domestic Violence Conference and the importance of client-centered practice in helping victims.
Posted on Friday, October 4, 2013 at 12:00 AM
A glimpse of Safe Horizon's media highlights from the summer of 2013.
Posted on Friday, August 2, 2013 at 12:00 AM
Amy Edelstein, Manager of Safe Horizon's Staten Island Community Program, spoke to the Pix11 Morning News about sexual assault, Safe Horizon's services, and the importance of intervening when witnessing abuse.