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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Day One Fundraiser: “My Love Affair with Marriage” Screening and Q&A

As Domestic Violence Awareness Month draws near, we cordially invite you to partake in a special fundraiser event. Join us for a screening of the recently released animated film, “My Love Affair with Marriage,” which delves into the 23-year journey of a woman navigating two marriages. This film tackles crucial topics, including mental health, gender norms, domestic violence, fantasies, and toxic relationships, ultimately portraying a woman’s journey toward independence and liberation. We’re excited to have you support Day One at Quad Cinema on October 11th at 5 pm.

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Who’s Day One?

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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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