The New York City Anti-Violence Project (AVP)
The New York City Anti-Violence Project (AVP)
Can This Service Be Accessed Virtually / Remotely?
Service Description
AVP empowers lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and HIV-affected communities and allies to end all forms of violence through organizing and education, and supports survivors through counseling and advocacy. We provide direct client services to LGBTQ & HIV-affected survivors of all forms of violence, including hate violence, intimate partner violence, sexual violence, pick-up violence, and institutional violence in all five boroughs of New York City. We also provide free, holistic legal services to LGBTQ and HIV-affected survivors in all five boroughs of New York City in Family Court, Housing Court, Civil Court and with immigration matters. If you’re interested in counseling, please call our hotline at 212-714-1141 or the online form found in the link.
No insurance needed
Always Free?
Financial Aid
Currently Unknown
Service Focus
Crime Victimization, Domestic Violence, Gender-Based Harassment, Managing Medical Conditions (e.g., chronic pain, sleep problems), Sexual Abuse/Assault
Research-Supported Treatments
Currently Unknown
Age Groups Served
Adults, Seniors / Older Adults, Young Adults
Specialized Services for Gender Groups
Gender Non-Conforming / Non-Binary, Genderqueer
Racial / Ethnic Groups Served
Currently Unknown
Specialized Services for LGBTQ+
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Gender Non-Conforming / Non-Binary
Special Groups Served
Undocumented Individuals
English, Spanish
Currently Unknown
No wait / Can access immediately
Licensed Providers?
Eligible States
New York
116 Nassau Street, 3rd floor
New York, NY 10038
Phone Number
Date Last Updated