Center for the Women of New York (CWNY) is here for you. Call us at 718-793-0672 or email us at email@example.com. Please note that we are not a shelter, but we can refer you to a shelter or other social services.
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Here are some useful links related to the coronavirus pandemic and COVID-19:
- NYC Department of Health COVID-19
- Workforce One information for job seekers
- Northwell Health Coronavirus Digital Resource Center
- NewYork-Presbyterian Coronavirus Information
- Mount Sinai COVID-19 Facts & Resources
- NYC Comptroller COVID-19 Recovery Center
- NY State Information on Novel Coronavirus
NYC.gov has an overview on the vaccine for New Yorkers. To find where you can receive a COVID-19 vaccine near you you’ve become eligible:
New York City – Visit nyc.gov/vaccinefinder or Call 877-VAX-4NYC (877-829-4692)
Long Island & New York State – Visit covid19vaccine.health.ny.gov or Call 833-NYS-4VAX (833-697-4829)
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-799-7233
Advocates are available 24/7 at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) in more than 200 languages. All calls are free and confidential. Click here for their website.
New York State Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-942-6906
Click here for their website.
NYC Mayor’s Office to End Domestic and Gender-Based Violence Hotline: 800-621-HOPE
Click here for their website.
National Human Trafficking Hotline: 800-373-7888
Human trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery and occurs when a trafficker coerces another person to perform commercial sex acts or labor or services against his/her will. Force, fraud, or coercion need not be present if the individual engaging in commercial sex is under 18 years of age. Text 233733. Click here for their website.
Planned Parenthood: 800-230-PLAN
Call with concerns regarding reproductive healthcare. Click here for their website.
Legal Aid Society: 212-577-3300
The Legal Aid Society can help with arrests, bail, family court, domestic violence, employment, health, housing, and many other issues. Click here for their website.
Connects people to resources to help them or a loved one experiencing dating, domestic, or gender-based violence. Click here for their website.
Cut It Out Domestic Violence Awareness & Prevention Training for Beauty Industry
CWNY is a certified Professional Beauty Association Cut It Out Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention trainer. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a one-hour seminar for your beauty salon, nail salon, or beauty school.
Dress For Success
Are you a woman in need of clothing for interviews or employment? Call CWNY at 718-793-0672.
- Dress For Success Brookhaven: Click here for their website
- Dress For Success NYC: Click here for their website
DigitalLearn Online Job Searching Course
In this class, get an overview of looking for a job online. Covers online classified sites, job search sites, company sites, and staying safe from scams. Click here for their website.
Resources by topic
Domestic Violence During COVID-19
Intimate Partner Violence
July 30th is World Day Against Trafficking in Persons
Stop Asian Hate
16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence
Vitamin D Deficiency
Autoimmune Diseases in Women
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Cancers in Women
Gynecological Cancer (including Uterine/Endometrial, Uterine Sarcoma, Vaginal and Vulvar Cancers, and Gestational Trophoblastic Disease)
Women’s Equality Day
100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment
Black Women’s History
Hispanic Women’s Heritage
International Day of the Girl
International Women’s Day
National Girls and Women in Sports Day
Women in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics
Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire of 1911