Resources

Get Help: Resources and Other Information

 

If you need help, call DHF’s free helpline at (516) 385-8292

Need Help Now? If you are in an emergency situation, please dial 911.

If you are not in an emergency situation, you can also call the 24-hour National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233), 1-800-787-3224 (TTY).

If you are in New York City and need victim services or information, please call Safe Horizon’s 24-hour Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-621-HOPE (4673).

Other Helpful Numbers:

  • New York Asian Women’s Center: 1-888-888-7702
  • New York State  Domestic and Sexual Violence Hotline: 1-800-942-6906 (English), 1-800-942-6908 (Spanish)
  • New York State Elder Abuse Reporting Center: 1-800-342-3009
  • New York State Child Abuse Reporting Center: 1-800-342-3720
  • New York State Prevention and Parent Information Line: 1-800-342-7472
  • New York State Crime Victims Board: 1-800-247-8035
  • Sanctuary for Families: 212-349-6009
  • Victim Information and Notification Everyday (VINE): 1-888-VINE-4NY (1-888-846-3469)

 

Domestic Violence Agencies in Long Island

  • Domestic Harmony Foundation

Helpline: 516-385-8292

  • Nassau County Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCCADV)

Office: 516-572-0700

Hotline: 516-542-0404

www.cadvnc.org

  • Suffolk County Coalition Against Domestic Violence (SCCADV)

Office: 631-666-7181

Hotline: 631-666-8833

www.sccadv.org

  • Communities of Faith Task Force on Domestic Violence (COFTFDV)

Office: 631 499 1680

Fax: 631 427 6526

Email: COFTFDV@aol.com

 

Legal Service Providers

Nassau/Suffolk Law Services Committee, Inc.
One Helen Keller Way, 5th Floor
Hempstead, NY 11550
516-292 8100
www.nslawservices.org

Long Island Advocacy Center, Inc. (LIAC)

Herricks Community Center
999 Herricks Road
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
516-248-2222
516-877-2627
516-248-2290 (Fax)

Long Island Advocacy Center, Inc. (Satellite Office)
490 Wheeler Road, Suite 165C
Hauppauge, NY 11788
631-234-0467
631-234-4069 (Fax)

Touro College
Jacob Fuchsberg Law Center
225 Eastview Drive
Central Islip, NY 11722
631-761-7080
631-421-2675 (Fax)

Karamah: Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights (WASHINGTON DC)
202-234-7302
202-234-7303
202-234-7304 (Fax)
Email: karamah@karamah.org

 

South Asian DV Organizations in North America

California

Aasra 
Freemont, California
1.800.313.ASRA
510.657.1245
Email: asraa1@aol.com

Maitri 
San Jose, California
www.maitri.org
1.800.8.MAITRI
408.436.8393
Email: maitri@maitri.org

Narika 
Northern California
www.narika.org
1.800.215.7308
510.540.0754
Email: narika@narika.org

Sahara 
Los Angeles, California
www.charityfocus.org/host/sahara
1.888.724.2722
562.402.4132
Email: sahara_2@hotmail.com

South Asian Network
Los Angeles, California
562.403.0488
Email: kripa@southasiannetwork.org
Connecticut

Sneha 
Connecticut
www.sneha.org
1.888.58.SNEHA
860.658.4615
Email: sneha@sneha.org
Georgia

Raksha 
Atlanta, Georgia
www.raksha.org
1.866.725.7423
404.842.0725
Email: raksha@mindspring.com
Illinois

Apna Ghar
Chicago, Illinois
www.apnaghar.org
1.800.717.0757
773.334.4663
Email: info@apnaghar.org
Maryland

ASHA – Asian Women’s Self Help Association
Washington D.C., Virginia, and Baltimore, Maryland
www.ashaforwomen.org
1.888.417.2742
201.207.1248
Email: asha@ashaforwomen.org
Michigan

MAIFS – Michigan Asian Indian Family Services 
Detroit, Michigan
www.maifs.org
1.888.664.8624
248.477.4985
Email: info@maifs.org

New Visions: Alliance to End Violence in Asian/Asian-American Communities 
www.ssw.umich.edu/newVIsions/
734.604.1808
Email: newvisions@umich.edu

New Jersey

Manavi 
New Jersey
www.manavi.org
732.435.1414
Email: manavi@manavi.org
New York

AWAKE
Rockland County, New York
845.368.2011

Domestic Harmony Foundation
Long Island, New York
www.dhfny.org
516 942 2081
Email: info@dhfny.org

Turning Point for Women and Families
New York City, New York
www.turningpoint-ny.org
718.883.9400
Email: info@turningpointny.org

Sakhi for South Asian Women
New York City, New York
www.sakhi.org
212.868.6741
212.714.9153
Email: contactus@sakhi.org

North Carolina

Kiran 
North Carolina
www.kiraninc.org
1.866.KIRAN.INC (1.866.547.2646)
919.865.4006
Email: kiraninc@hotmail.com

Oregon

Sawera 
Portland, Oregon
www.sawera.org
503.778.7386
503.641.2425
Email: sawera@sawera.org

Pennsylvania

Sewaa 
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
www.sewaa.net
212.62.SEWAA (73922)
Email: sewaa@sewaa.net

Texas

AADA – Asians Against Domestic Abuse
Houston, Texas
www.aadainc.org
713.339.8300
Email: info@aadainc.org 

Daya 
Houston, Dallas and San Antonio, Texas
www.dayahouston.org
713.914.1333
Email: info@dayahouston.org

Saheli 
Austin, Texas
www.saheli-austin.org
512.703.8745
Email: saheli@usa.net

Virginia

ASHA – Asian Women’s Self Help Association
Washington, D.C., Virginia, and Baltimore, Maryland
www.ashaforwomen.org
201.207.1248
1.888.417.2742
Email: asha@ashaforwomen.org

Washington, D.C.

ASHA–Asian Women’s Self Help Association
Washington, D.C., Virginia, and Baltimore, Maryland
www.ashaforwomen.org
1.888.417.2742
201.207.1248
Email: asha@ashaforwomen.org

Washington (State)

Chaya
Seattle, Washington
www.chayaseattle.org
1.877.92.CHAYA (24292)
206.325.0325
Email: chaya@chayaseattle.org