Family Justice Center of Erie County

The Family Justice Center provides free services for domestic violence victims and their children through an extensive collaboration with several partner agencies, all located at one secured, comfortable location, where victims can get all the services they need to safely escape abuse.

716-558-7233

 

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Recent Domestic Violence News

Governor Cuomo Seeks to Remove Firearms from Perpetrators

Governor Cuomo Seeks to Remove Firearms from Perpetrators

Last month, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo unveiled the first proposal of the 2018 State of the State: remove all firearms from those who commit domestic violence crimes. Given the inextricable link between domestic violence and lethal gun violence, this legislation will...

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M&T Bank Gives the FJC a New Look

M&T Bank Gives the FJC a New Look

M&T Bank has been a long-time friend and supporter of the Family Justice Center, sponsoring events, supporting our satellite initiatives, and helping us maintain our vital services.  In addition to all their past support, just a few months ago M&T helped give...

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Garman Family Foundation Funds New Partnership

Garman Family Foundation Funds New Partnership

The Buffalo-based Garman Family Foundation recently awarded the Family Justice Center a $25,000 grant to further develop the partnership between the Center and the UB School of Law’s Women’s Rights & Family Violence Clinic, which provides comprehensive services to...

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October 19th – 5:30 – 8:30 PM

Mar 06

Behind Closed Doors Tour

March 6 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Apr 03

Behind Closed Doors Tour

April 3 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
May 01

Behind Closed Doors Tour

May 1 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Jun 05

Behind Closed Doors Tour

June 5 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Jul 03

Behind Closed Doors Tour

July 3 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Aug 07

Behind Closed Doors Tour

August 7 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Sep 04

Behind Closed Doors Tour

September 4 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

“How I Got Started”

by Sharon Morgan “How I Got Started” featuring the FJC’s Sharon Morgan. Click here to read the Full Story.  (Story begins on Page 22) http://www.etsy.com/shop/LunarLightStudio...

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Defining Survivor

The Merriam Webster dictionary defines a survivor as 1. To remain alive or in existence, 2. To continue to function or prosper. Reading the definition makes it sound so simple and easy just to be. For me to truly appreciate being a survivor, I had to first become a...

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The First Morning

The first morning that I woke up in bed alone after ten years of turmoil, I was amazed.  I expected grief, I expected regret, I expected an overwhelming sense of loss.  What I had not expected was the overwhelming ANGER.  I had anger toward someone who was no longer...

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Domestic violence victims served thus far!

Hotline Calls received this year.

Safety Plans created for victims this year.

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ARE YOU IN A HEALTHY RELATIONSHIP?

Learn more about Domestic Violence and evaluate your relationship.

24-hour domestic violence hotline number

24-HOUR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE

Response for Erie County!
716-862-HELP (4357)
716-884-6000
(for shelter)

Thank you to the United Way for their ongoing support of the FJC.

UNITED WAY

Thank you to the United Way for their ongoing support of the FJC.