NYS Domestic and Sexual Violence Hotline
The statewide, toll-free, confidential Hotline operates 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, 365 days per year. The Hotline provides trained counselors who respond to a variety of service needs including crisis intervention, supportive counseling, and information and referral service. Callers to the Hotline include victims of domestic and sexual violence, concerned others (e.g., family members, friends and co-workers), and professionals (e.g., professionals from human services, health care and criminal justice). The Hotline provides multi-language accessibility as well as 711 Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS). TRS permits persons with a hearing or speech disability to use the telephone system via a text telephone (TTY) or other device to call persons with or without such disabilities.
Hotline Core Services:
- Crisis Intervention
- Supportive counseling
- Information services
- Referral services
- Technical support to providers
24 Hour NYS Domestic & Sexual Violence Hotline 1-800-942-6906
Currently, this grant is provided to Suicide Prevention and Crisis Services, Inc. located at 100 River Rock Drive – Suite 300, Buffalo, New York 14207.
Contract Number: C200891
Contract Term: October 1, 2015 - September 30, 2020
Contract Amount: $1,775,000