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Risk Reduction Enhanced Response Pilot Program and Risk Reduction Civil Legal Assistance Program Awards OPDV is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017-2019 Risk Reduction Enhanced Response Pilot Program are the Westchester County Office for Women, the Center for Safety and Change, the ACCORD Corporation, and the Cayuga/Seneca Community Action Agency.
It therefore affects men, women, or teen girls and boys, whether in a married or unmarried heterosexual or homosexual relationship.
Intimate partner violence may consist of one or more forms, including emotional, psychological, physical, sexual, or economic abuse and is defined as one person in an intimate relationship using any means to put down or otherwise control the other. REFERENCES: Abuse, Rape, Domestic Violence Aid and Resource Collection: AARDVARC. Abuse, Rape, Domestic Violence Aid and Resource Collection: AARDVARC.
Provided direct services to 1,116 women, 16 men, and 223 children for a total of 1,355 individuals.
Provided shelter for 127 women and 118 children for 5,381 “shelter days” Provided 119 youth/college prevention and education programs for 4,094 people.