#1 in the country

New York State has the highest demand for domestic violence crisis services two years in a row (2016-2017 Source: New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence)

#1 homeless population in Mohawk Valley region

The percentage of homeless due to domestic violence in the Mohawk Valley rose 105%, more than any other sub-population of homeless (Source: Mohawk Valley Housing and Homeless Coalition 2014-16 Summary Trend)

Top 10 in the State

Reported domestic violence incidents in Oneida County are among the highest in the State.

YWCA Mohawk Valley Needs You

Being #1 isn’t always the best

Did you know that domestic violence is a chronic issue that plagues our community?

  • New York State has the highest demand for domestic violence crisis services three years in a row (2016-2017 Source: National Network to End Domestic Violence)
  • Oneida County has one of the highest rates of domestic violence in New York State (excluding New York City, Source: NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services report)
  • The percentage of homeless due to domestic violence in the Mohawk Valley rose 105%, more than any other sub-population of homeless (Source: Mohawk Valley Housing and Homeless Coalition 2014-16 Summary Trend)

We can do something about this; but we need your help

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YWCA Mohawk Valley is the only provider of domestic and sexual violence crisis services in Oneida County and the only provider of sexual violence crisis services in Herkimer County.

We provide all of our services free of charge

Give a gift to today, so that we can continue to provide these critical programs and services. So that we can make a change, right here, right now.

Let’s not be known as the number #1 community for domestic violence.
Let’s be the change.