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 two years in a row (2015-2016 Source: National Network to End Domestic Violence)
- Oneida County has the highest rate of domestic violence in New York State (excluding New York City, Source: NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services 2014 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
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.