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.
BFL Team Presents At Institute On Violence, Abuse And Trauma Conference | Read
Barrier Free Living Presents At NY Association On Independent Living Conference | Read
INCLUDEnyc Launches Spanish-Language Website | Read
Staff Profile: Linette Holmes, Freedom House | Read
Assurant Awards Barrier Free Living $50,000 Financial Literacy Grant | Read
Protecting One Another Showcases Service Animals Assisting People With Disabilities | Read
Barrier Free Living Communication Intern Shares Summer Highlights | Read
Secret Survivors Documentary & Panel Explores Deaf & Hearing Survivors | Read
Columbia University Programs In Occupational Therapy Mention Student Work at BFL | Read
BFL Apartments Summer Kids Show | Read
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