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May is national foster care month
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    If you or someone you know is experiencing sexual violence, call 311 to contact your local NYC Family Justice Center (FJC). They are open and providing services remotely (by phone) or in person. For in person services, call to make an appointment or walk-in to your nearest FJC.
Bringing our voices together to advocate for mental health and access to care
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NYC Announces New Domestic and Gender-Based Violence Workplace Policy
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    On October 27, 2021, Mayor de Blasio signed Executive Order 85, creating and implementing a citywide domestic and gender-based violence (DV/GBV) workplace policy to strengthen trauma-informed responses and support across agencies for City employees who are experiencing DV/GBV as part of the City's commitment to a healthy and safe workplace that prioritizes employee wellbeing.

Helping our Kids Build Healthy Relationships
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    During October's Domestic Violence Awareness Month Campaign we launched "The ABCs of Healthy Relationships" interactive web-based toolkits to help elementary school students develop healthy relationships with their friends and classmates as building blocks for healthier relationships.

Norton Life Lock

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    Survivors can now call any NYC Family Justice Center to find out if Norton 360 Deluxe can help them feel safe. Norton 360 Deluxe lets you protect Windows, macOS, Android, and iOS devices by: defending against viruses, spyware, malware, and other online threats; safeguarding online transactions; and it provides a full-powered VPN, Dark Web monitoring, Parental Control, and more.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19) in NYC, select Family Justice Centers (FJCs) are only open for limited, pre-scheduled appointments. Services and support for survivors remains by phone with guidance on immediate safety planning, shelter assistance, and community resources. Learn more

In-person meet and greets, tours, trainings, and workshops are temporarily suspended under further notice.