Safe, accessible shelter for survivors of domestic violence with disabilities and their families. Support groups, housing placement.
Counseling, support groups & safety planning for survivors of domestic violence with disabilities.
Shelter for formerly homeless men and women with disabilities. Housing placement, skill building workshops.
Permanent homes for survivors of domestic violence with disabilities and veterans with disabilities. On site counseling, skill-building workshops and community events.
Issues & Solutions
Children and adults with disabilities are four times more likely to be abused then those without disabilities.
There were 22 families at BFL’s Freedom House shelter who moved into their own homes in 2016.
In one month, BFL’s Secret Garden provided 84 counseling sessions which allowed clients to explore a path to safety.
People With Disabilities Experience Domestic Violence, Too: An FAQ By Sarah Kim | Read
Kids Deliver Gift Bags To Families at BFL Apartments | Read
BFL’s Transitional Housing Thanksgiving Event | Read
BFL’s Secret Garden At Barrier Free Justice Conference | Read
Toy Drive For BFL’s Freedom House Kids | Read
BFL Halloween Events | Read
Freedom House Bake Off | Read
Go Pink Day At BFL’s Freedom House Shelter | Read
Staff Spotlight: Dwayne Jordan | Read
Shine The Light On Harlem Oct. 23 | Read
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