Love Should Always Be Safe

Day One is a non-profit offering services to NYC youth age 24 and under. Our mission is to partner with youth to end dating abuse and domestic violence through community education, supportive services, legal advocacy, and leadership development.

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Voices Against Violence

Join us on June 14th at Capitale as we celebrate our 20th anniversary. The annual Voices Against Violence Gala raises awareness about dating violence confronting youth today, honors those whose work promotes safe and healthy relationships among young people, and develops resources to support Day One’s vital services.

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Who’s Day One?

We’re Getting Things Done​

Young People Reached
Workshops Taught Yearly
Years Serving Youth


Our Resources

Our online resources are available for free download

Day One is excited to provide downloadable resources for ease of access during New York’s self-isolation period, including our Know Your Rights Guides and more. These resources are intended to support young people, educators, social workers, parents/caregivers, and anyone interested in learning about youth dating violence and prevention.

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Our Services

Our services are free for youth and available in English and Spanish.

Day One invests in young people by helping them maintain safe relationships for themselves and their peers and engages youth to design projects to raise awareness in their communities. We provide counseling, legal support, and case management; educational and preventive services, including workshops and webinars; and leadership development.

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