Grace Smith House is a private not-for-profit domestic violence agency in Dutchess County, New York, which provides both residential and non-residential services to victims of domestic violence and their children.
The mission of Grace Smith House, Inc. is to enable individuals and families to live free from domestic violence by providing shelter and apartments, advocacy, counselling and education; raising the consciousness of the community regarding the extent, type and seriousness of domestic violence; and initiating and taking positions on public policies in order to provide options which empower victims of domestic violence
We serve over 2,500 families each year in flight from their personal domestic violence horror. We offer a 24-hour hotline, one crisis shelter and another in development, transitional housing and our non-residential programs and services. Our programs provide shelter, counselling, advocacy, court and liaison services, child services, and so much more.
So long as domestic violence casts a shadow over our community and the lives of women, men and children, we will continue to open a door to a place of safety and healing. Our work would not be possible without the dedication and support of our community, and we invite you to join us in the struggle against domestic violence.