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They Met on Bumble. She Claims he Killed Her Dogs. Now She’s Speaking Out to Help Others Isolated Amid COVID-19.

Safe Horizon’s hotline offers crisis counseling, safety planning, and assistance finding shelters 1-800-621-HOPE (4673). It also has a chat feature where you can reach out for help from a computer or phone confidentially.

Report: Domestic Violence Increases Over 8% During the COVID-19 Pandemic

A new report shows that domestic violence has increased by 8.1%. This all during the 2020 pandemic and quarantine period. Safe Horizon's Kim Kavern comments.

How the John A. Reisenbach Foundation is Helping New Yorkers Impacted by COVID-19

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the John A. Reisenbach Foundation has been supporting our Streetwork Project for homeless youth.

Five Tips to Help You Cope with Loss During the Holidays and Through COVID-19

Through the COVID-19 pandemic, we have all experienced a version of loss. These five tips can help you cope with loss during the holidays and beyond.

NY Issues Warning of Rising Threat of Revenge Porn During Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic

Revenge porn and other forms of online harassment have risen during the COVID-19 pandemic. Safe Horizon's Stella K. Hirsch explains how our Domestic Violence Law Project can help.

As Family Court Went Virtual Amid COVID-19, Assigned-Counsel Lawyers Worked Overtime to Help Abuse Victims

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Safe Horizon's Family Court Program worked with our legal partners to provide virtual services to domestic violence survivors.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates

Museum of the City of New York Honors Champions & Change Makers of the COVID-19 Crisis

Safe Horizon's Leah Scondotto honored by Museum of the City of New York NYC Champions and Change Makers event for working towards a more safe, just, and equitable world.

Domestic Violence During COVID-19 – An Interview with Safe Horizon

Domestic violence cases have grown during the coronavirus pandemic, particularly among underserved communities. Safe Horizon's Kimberlina Kavern explains.

Five Ways the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Crisis Impacts Human Trafficking Survivors and Immigrant Communities

How does the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) crisis impact human trafficking survivors? Rachel Searle from our Anti-Trafficking Project explains.

COVID-19 preparedness.

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