Make A Difference
Join our mission! We work with survivors of domestic violence with disabilities at our shelter and programs and celebrated our 40th anniversary in 2021. Part time and full time opportunities. People with disabilities encouraged to apply.
Hybrid home/site work model for many positions.
“I remember bringing a new family to our Freedom House (domestic violence shelter). The mom was so overwhelmed when she saw her room for the first time she burst into tears. Moments like that remind me of why I’m here.”
— Robert McKenzie, team member since 2001
Staff Spotlight: Vanessa Salazar Celebrates 20 Years at BFL
Vanessa Salazar first joined Barrier Free Living as a volunteer in 2001, working at the agency’s former Transitional Housing program on the Lower East Side.
ISSUES AND SOLUTIONS
The number of outreaches done by BFL’s Secret Garden team in 2019. The team also offered 2,266 face to face session to survivors of domestic violence in 2019.