Events

Survivors of domestic or sexual violence with disabilities face barriers in receiving services, but when they live in a rural community, they may have an even more difficult time receiving accessible services. Local culture around disability, limited accessible transportation options, a lack of confidentiality, and...

  Come hear from keynote speaker, Amanda Saake, LMSW, CPRP, the new Special Assistant to the Commissioner of the Office of Consumer Affairs at NYS OMH. Followed by panel discussion on issues related to stigma.  Breakfast is included and there is no cost to attend. ...

As evidence on community-level approaches to domestic and sexual violence prevention continues to emerge, practitioners are learning how physical spaces play a role in shaping social connections, behaviors and motivations that influence the likelihood of violence. Changing the physical/built environment holds promise in achieving population-level...

  The New York State Office of Mental Health is hosting a two-day Symposium bringing together researchers, policy decision makers, mental health clinicians, and front-line workers. The goal is to raise the bar on concrete strategies to create mental health equity for all New Yorkers. The...

A Message from the Executive Director of In Our Own Voices, Inc., Tandra R. LaGrone: In Our Own Voices (IOOV), is exceedingly excited to host 2019 Say It Loud Black & Latin@ Gay Pride, a celebration of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender people of color(LGBT POC) communities....