After 28 years of operation, Barrier Free Living’s Transitional Housing program closed its doors on April 30, 2018. Barrier Free Living Founder, President/CEO Paul Feuerstein reflects on this ground-breaking program’s successes and challenges working with people with disabilities in New York City. Read his letter here.
Permanent homes for survivors of domestic violence with disabilities and veterans with disabilities. On site counseling, skill-building workshops and community events.
Domestic Violence and Disabilities Issues and Solutions
Children and adults with disabilities are four times more likely to be abused then those without disabilities.
There were 23 families at BFL’s Freedom House shelter who moved into their own homes in 2017.
In the first four months of 2018, BFL’s Secret Garden received 543 domestic violence hotline calls
Your can make a difference. Volunteer, get your company involved in a project, or donate to BFL.
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