To improve New York State’s response to and prevention of domestic violence with the goal of enhancing the safety of all New Yorkers in their intimate and family relationships.
To create a State in which communities and systems are committed to supporting and promoting equality, dignity and respect so that individuals can feel safer in their intimate and family relationships.
New York State Domestic Violence Advisory Council members:
Harry Bronson, New York State Assembly
Maggie Fronk, Executive Director Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Services of Saratoga County
James Murphy, III District Attorney Saratoga County District Attorney's Office
Anne Paulle Sharon Townsend, Vice Dean for Family and Matrimonial Law, New York State Judicial Institute
Jeanne Walton, Executive Director YWCA of Genesee County, Inc.
Helene Weinstein, Assemblywoman
Angela Yeboah, Attorney Sanctuary for Families
New York State Office for the Aging
New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services
New York State Office of Children and Family Services
New York State Department of Community and Correctional Services
New York State Office of Court Administration
New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services
New York State Education Department
New York State Department of Health
New York State Department of Labor
New York State Office of Mental Health
New York State Office of Probation and Correctional Alternatives
New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance
New York State Office of Victim Services