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

“A time of reckoning” as Schneiderman resigns

Eric Schneiderman may have championed women’s causes as a state official, but privately, he was physically and emotionally abusive, according to allegations made in a published report. Watch the story from WGRZ-DT.

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Jilly’s Room Unveiled

Jilly’s Room Unveiled

Jill Russell Cayhill was an avid gardener, a gentle soul, and a beautiful spirit and you can feel and sense all of that in the Family Justice Center’s newest room – Jilly’s Room. It is a beautiful sanctuary designed to be a respite for self-care for the dedicated...

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Voices Ending Violence 2018

Voices Ending Violence 2018

Your voice matters! Please join us at the annual Voices Ending Violence event on June 8th, at the Buffalo Convention Center at 153 Main Street. Registration begins at 7:30. As our guest for this one-hour breakfast, you will be inspired by accounts from survivors,...

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October 19th – 5:30 – 8:30 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
Oct 02

Behind Closed Doors Tour

October 2 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Nov 06

Behind Closed Doors Tour

November 6 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Dec 04

Behind Closed Doors Tour

December 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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Voices Ending Violence Videos

Domestic violence victims served thus far!

Hotline Calls received this year.

Safety Plans created for victims this year.

Are you in a healthy relationship qustioneer

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.