Abuse/Violence Related Support Groups

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Mutual support groups whose members are individuals who have experienced physical or emotional abuse within the context of the home or workplace, human trafficking, sexual assault or violent crime. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; provide emotional support, information and resources for participants; and may be structured for victims/survivors of abuse and/or violence, for family members and others affected by the violence, or for perpetrators of family violence.

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Abuse/Violence Support ServicesWellspring (formerly Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Services of Saratoga County) offers 24-hour domestic violence and rape crisis hotlines, 24-hour crisis intervention and accompaniment, counseling, comprehensive case management, legal advocacy, legal clinics, specialized children's and youth counseling and support groups, financial literacy training, support groups for adult domestic violence-sexual assault survivors, Safe Pet Partnership, transitional and permanent supportive housing programs, prevention programs for youth and adults.SaratogaRAPE CRISIS-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE-PREVENTION AND EDUCATIONWELLSPRING
Mental Health ServicesThis is a court-ordered batterer's program for perpetrators of domestic abuse, for men who have difficulty controlling their emotions, particularly anger. The program offers specific techniques which men can use to better understand and control their responses in a variety of emotionally provocative situations. The long-range goal of this group is to assist in a process of long term change for men who want to live within the guidelines of social standards.WashingtonMEN'S OPPORTUNITY PROGRAM (MOP)ADIRONDACK SAMARITAN COUNSELING CENTER
Mental Health ServicesComprehensive mental hygiene services for children from birth to age 18. Services include sexual abuse evaluation and treatment. Counseling, medication and case management services are available.RensselaerMH SERVICES FOR CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTSRENSSELAER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH

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