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.

Visit during AVP Walk-in Hours

Get a free consultation on AVP services and programs from 12-4 PM Monday-Thursday.

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.

Training and Technical Assistance

Our team of experts provides individual, group and organizational training on a variety of topics

Request training from AVP

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