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…Free Living’s Freedom House Emergency Shelter who have left an abusive situation, maintaining safety during the holiday season is crucial. As an agency, Barrier Free Living provides counseling, case management, shelter and housing to p…
… found that in the 36 domestic violence shelters they inspected, the staff were not trained on how to assist victims with disabilities, and their facilities did not comply to ADA regulations. How often do people with disabilities experienc…
…'s New York City based programs provide shelter, counseling and advocacy for survivors of domestic violence with disabilities and their families.    …
…Living's (BFL) Freedom House emergency shelter in New York City again this year. The church has a sign up display (photo above, with the Rev. John Beddingfield) and is accepting donations this month. At its programs and shelters, BFL…
Freedom House, a crisis shelter for victims of domestic violence provides a safe and confidential place that is totally accessible for those with disabilities. Freedom House offers comprehensive services to both families and single individu…
… the agency works with in its programs, shelters and permanent housing complex. BFL works with people with disabilities, including formerly homeless individuals and survivors of domestic violence and their families. The agency celebrates…
…rier Free Living's Transitional Housing shelter this summer. The story covers an MTA bus demo the students worked on with the shelter residents. Read more.…
…Freedom House (FH) is BFL’s emergency shelter for domestic violence survivors with or without disabilities. Freedom House accepts women, children and men.  Its programs include individual counseling for adults and children, support group…
…iving's Freedom House domestic violence shelter held a healthy living workshop this August. Participants took a trip to the local farmer's market, learned healthy living tips and shared seasonal recipes.    …
…Day this weekend. The program offers shelter, case management and occupational therapy to formerly homeless men and women with disabilities.  …
…vors of domestic violence, transitional shelter to the disabled homeless, and outreach to physically disabled individuals with mental health and/or chemical addiction issues. The Resident Housekeeper reports to the Shelter Director. RESPO…
…nx. The building is a permanent, non-shelter residence for survivors of domestic violence and their families, including 91 children, many of whom attend the in-house child-care center connected to the outdoor playground. The area’s …
…t BFL's Freedom House domestic violence shelter this year, and decided he wanted to get involved with the program as a volunteer. He connected with program director Myra Ricard and they are exploring ways to bring his expertise, and sense o…
… Spruces Up Game Room For Freedom House Shelter Kids | Read Fred Alger Management Donates Easter Baskets To Young Tenants at BFL Apartments | Read Second Chance Toys Donates To Freedom House Shelter | Read Spread The Sparkle Hosts Easter E…
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…t BFL's Freedom House domestic violence shelter was on hand at the St. John's Next Steps Fair in April. The Next Steps Fair is a tabling event where organizations in the community provide information on the resources they offer the commu…
…estic violence, Shanika was living at a shelter in Brooklyn, working with her case manager to reclaim her life and find a permanent home back in 2014. In addition to healing from years of abuse and trauma, she was learning to understand and…
…vors of domestic violence, transitional shelter to the disabled homeless, and outreach to physically disabled individuals with mental health and/or chemical addiction issues. Services include case management; housing placements; independent…
…ents of Freedom House domestic violence shelter this month. BFL's Nurse Brenda was on hand to welcome the NYU team. Over a dozen adults and kids attended and received dental health give away bags.  …
…iving's Freedom House domestic violence shelter will be at the International Conference on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, and Systems Change in April. Cynthia Amodeo and Aida Colon of Freedom House will present "Barriers to Seeking…
…he was homeless, bouncing between jail, shelters and the streets. Now she’s living in a modest Bronx apartment (*Barrier Free Living Apartments), part of a city, state, federal and privately financed program called supportive housing, des…
…iving's Freedom House domestic violence shelter will present at the End Violence Against Women International (EVAWI) conference in Orlando in April. Cynthia Amodeo and Aida Colon will present "Barriers to Seeking Safety" discussing barri…
…love this February. Residents of the shelter gathered in the main dining hall to mingle with staff, decorate cupcakes and enjoy classic disco.    …
…iving's Freedom House domestic violence shelter held a Celebration of Love event in February for residents. The event included special activities for both adults and kids and included gift bags, baking and music.  …
…gency's Freedom House domestic violence shelter started as a freshman this January at Metropolitan College. Linette Holmes "I'm studying to get an Associates Degree in Human Services. I chose to go back to school because I wanted a d…
…gency's Freedom House domestic violence shelter started as a freshman this January at Metropolitan College. Linette Holmes "I'm studying to get an Associates Degree in Human Services. I chose to go back to school because I wanted a d…
…nters, libraries, and Domestic Violence shelters."…
…iving's Freedom House domestic violence shelter shared a poem of hope and healing to start the new year. The "Silent Girl" is part of a family that experienced domestic violence and abuse prior to finding safe shelter at Freedom House in 2…
…gency's Freedom House domestic violence shelter and consumers of BFL's Secret Garden domestic violence program attended the festivities. The day's events included a photo booth, Santa Claus, caroling and more. Spread The Sparkle produces e…