The Alliance has compiled a number of resources available for survivors, their friends and families, and professionals assisting survivors in New York City.

Resource Guide: North Central Bronx Hospital : Sexual Assault Treatment Program


3424 Kossuth Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467
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Contact: Elaine Garbaty, LCSW
Phone: (718) 519-5722/3100
Fax: (718) 519-3634
E-Mail: elaine.garbaty@nbhn.net
Hotline: (212) 227-3000
Languages: Spanish, Language Bank Available
Website: Go
Hours: M-F 9-5 ER24/7
Handicapped Accessible

Populations served:

Survivors of rape / sexual assault within the Bronx including males and females:
  • all ages 15+.
  • non-offending parents.
  • undocumented immigrants.
  • significant others.
  • gay, lesbian, transgender or questioning

Fees for services:

Services are Free.

Medical Services

  • 24-hour 7 day a week coverage in the Emergency Department. Social workers available 9-5 PM and rape crisis counselors available on-call evenings and weekends
  • Medical / forensic examination including HIV prophylaxis and pregnancy prevention by sexual assault examiners
  • Psychiatric evaluations, as needed


  • Rape crisis advocacy
  • Criminal Justive advocacy


  • Short-term individual and long-term individual
  • Short-term group counseling as scheduled
  • Telephone counseling for anonymous patients through Safe Horizons.

Other Services

  • Information and referral services to community resources.
  • Consultation and training.

Educational / Training Services

  • Community education.
  • Professional trainings with D.A. Office
  • Criminal justice trainings: trauma training for law enforcement.


  • Sexual Assault Treatment Program Advocates.

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Emergency Department Rape Crisis Counselors.
  • General office opportunities
  • Women's resource center
  • Please Contact Rutie Havazelet at 718 519-9788

Special Considerations

  • Adolescents can receive medical / counseling services from the ages of 16+ without parental consent.
  • Liaison services with the Bronx DA's Office and local law enforcement agencies
  • We respect client confidentiality.



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