Get Help at AVP

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.

Report Violence

Report violence at any time through our online form. A counselor will reach out to you within 48 hours.

Get Support

Get support directly through our hotline, counseling services, advocacy and accompaniment and advocacy services, or in other ways. Learn about the ways we can support you.

Call Our Hotline

Have you experienced or witnessed violence, or are you concerned about someone who has? We’re here to support you on our 24 Hour English/Spanish Hotline: 212-714-1141.

Learn more about the hotline, including how to volunteer.

Our Locations

Our community-based direct service and outreach programming provides on-site counseling and advocacy in all five boroughs of New York City.

Where to find us in your borough

Get Legal Help

Our Legal Services Department increases access to civil legal services, which increases safety for LGBTQ and HIV-affected survivors of all types of violence.

AVP Is Here For You