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Who We Are

About Us

Our Mission: 

To empower individuals and families to live free from domestic violence by: 

  • Providing shelter, advocacy, counseling, and education 
  • Raising the consciousness of the community regarding the extent, type and seriousness of domestic violence 
  • Initiating and taking positions on public policies in order to provide options which empower victims of domestic violence

No one deserves to be abused.

Grace Smith House is a private nonprofit that provides residential and non-residential services to victims of domestic violence and their families. We offer shelter, transitional housing, advocacy, individual/group counseling, accompaniment, transportation, outreach and preventive education and more to residents of Dutchess County, NY.

Our hotline is available 24/7 at 845-471-3033 where all services are free and confidential for victims of domestic violence. Grace Smith House accepts requests for help ​regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, orientation, age or disability.

Todos nuestros servicios están disponibles en español. Ofrecemos Latina los grupos de apoyo, asesoramiento, promoción y programación con un asesor bilingüe. Para hablar con un asesor de idioma español, llame al 845-452-7155 extensión 118.

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