New York
Community Based Organization
Sanctuary for Families
PO Box 1406, Wall Street Station, New York, NY 10268
Email/Contact form
Phone Hotline
(212) 349–6009
Text/ chatbox Hotline
Safety planning, shelter and counseling services:
(212) 349–6810
Office phone
1 (212) 349–6009
Ethnic & Gender Communities served
South Asian, Asian and Pacific Islander, LGBTQIA+ Asian, People with Disabilities Community
Shelter/ Housing services
Emergency Shelter, Transitional Housing, Housing assistance
Support services
Case management, Children's program, Counseling for adults, Counseling for children and/or teens, Crisis counseling, Employment assistance, Interpretation/translation, Public benefits assistanceSupport group for adults, not in shelter, Support group for adults, shelter resident, Support group for children and/or teens, Supervised child visitation
Legal services
Board of Immig Appeal certified provider, Court accompaniment, Family law assistance, Immigration law assistance, Legal representation, Obtaining protective & restraining order
Languages supported
American Sign Language, Arabic, Armenian, Bangla/Bengali, Burmese, Cantonese, Dutch, Farsi/Persian, Tagalog, French, Fula, Gallego, German, Gujarati, Haitian Creole, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin/Guoyu, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Susu/Sosoxui, Taiwanese, Thai, Urdu

Thank you to all community members, thought partners, students, who supported the research team, as we developed this intervention. We would also like to thank Tarun Aggarwal, Dr. Udayan Das for initial ideation and Nikki Malazarte for support in resource compilation

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