The Mayor's Office to Combat Domestic Violence creates public education materials to increase awareness of domestic violence. Some publications on this page were created through funding received by the Federal government.
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Please note: The City’s Domestic Violence Hotline TDD* number is 866-604-5350. Not all of the below publications reflect the new number. The main Domestic Violence Hotline number is still 1-800-621-HOPE.
*TDD=telecommunications device for the deaf
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Annual Reports of the NYC Domestic Violence Fatality Review Committee
The Fatality Review Committee (FRC) was established through Local Law 61, in June 2005. Annually, the Committee reviews and analyzes family-related homicide data to gain an understanding of the circumstances surrounding the occurrence of these crimes and to ascertain the level to which victims accessed victim assistance and prevention services.
|The City of New York Resource Directory of Domestic Violence Services provides comprehensive information on support services available for domestic violence victims Citywide.|
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|A Medical Providers’ Guide to Managing the Care of Domestic Violence Patients within a Cultural Context is a training and reference guide developed for healthcare providers by the Mayor's Office to Combat Domestic Violence and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.|
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New York City has many resources available to help victims of domestic violence. The Mayor's Office to Combat Domestic Violence created various fact sheets and resources lists to help those in search of information find help for domestic violence victims.
Anyone, regardless of their immigrant status, is eligible for certain benefits. Please see the list below for more information. In addition to our longer Resource Directory of Domestic Violence Services, we have developed a "quick list" of New York City resources, useful for training packets. Our monthly New York City Domestic Violence Fact Sheet details domestic violence statistics Citywide.
The Mayor's Office to Combat Domestic Violence also developed public education materials which have been translated into as many as 14 different languages. These materials were created with input from domestic violence survivors, police officers, and healthcare providers from a variety of settings.
Family Justice Center Initiative Brochure
One-Sheet About the NYC Family Justice Centers
English, Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian-Creole, Hindi, Korean, Polish, Russian, Spanish
Domestic Violence Brochure
English, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian, Hindi, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Urdu
Domestic Violence Posters
Sexual Assault Brochure
- Poster 1: 66% of domestic violence victims who have been killed never reported prior incidents to the police. (English)
- Poster 2: Last year 1 in 12 high school students was beaten by a person they were dating. (English)
- Poster 3: 38% of battered women will be victimized again within six months. (English) (Spanish)
- Poster 4: An abuser who beats a woman while she’s pregnant is 3 times more likely to try to kill her. (English)
English, Arabic, Bengali, Bosnian, Chinese, French, Greek, Haitian, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Urdu
Teen Dating Violence Materials
"Don't Be a Victim of Financial Fraud" Forum Presentation
OCDV hosted a forum on financial abuse and identity theft in domestic violence and elder relationships. The forum was held at the Signature Theater, sponsored by the Allstate Foundation.
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Download brochures on financial fraud: