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Domestic & Sexual Violence Services

Available 24-Hours, Always Free & Confidential

YWCA Mohawk Valley is a certified provider of domestic and sexual violence crisis services by New York State. We are certified in both residential and non-residential settings. Our services are always confidential, free, and provided regardless of when the abuse occurred or if it was reported.

free & confidential 24-hour hotlines | Oneida County, call or text, 315.797.7740, domestic & sexual violence | Herkimer County, call only, 315.866.4120, child advocacy & sexual violence | ywcamv.org/Chat

YWCA MV Services:

  • Two 24-hour emergency shelters for survivors & families
  • Transitional & rapid re-housing programs for survivors moving out of shelter
  • Advocacy & accompaniment through court, medical, & law enforcement procedures
  • Individual counseling
  • Support groups for adult survivors of domestic violence
  • Safety planning
  • Operation of Herkimer County Child Advocacy Center
  • Advocates co-located at Oneida County Child Protective Services (CPS) and Oneida Co. Child Advocacy Center
  • Information & referrals to additional services (including social services, housing, employment assistance, etc.)
  • Assistance with crime victim compensation procedures through the Office of Victim Services (OVS)
  • Prevention education & outreach initiatives

We serve all survivors regardless of gender identity, gender expression, sexuality, race, ethnicity, religion, income, profession, ability, and/or age.