Sidonie Scotchman; Safe Horizon; Domestic Violence Shelter Director.
If you or someone you know is being abused, please know that domestic violence is not okay--you are not alone and there are resources available to help. Domestic violence can be physical, emotional, verbal, financial, and/or sexual abuse. Domestic violence affects ALL ages, children, gender, religion, same-sex relationships, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, culture and race.
Safe Horizon is the largest organization in New York City serving victims of domestic violence and their children. Our mission is to provide support, prevent violence, and promote justice for victims, their families and communities.
If you are interested in getting help, please visit www.safehorizon.org or call our 24 hour Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-621-HOPE (4673).