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: Beth Israel Medical Center : Rape Crisis & Domestic Violence Intervention Program


Dept. of Social Work
317 E 17th St.
New York, NY 10003
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Contact: Carole Sher , Program Coordinator
Phone: (212) 420-4516
Fax: (212) 420-2036
E-Mail: csher@chpnet.org
Languages: Spanish, Hebrew
Website: Go
Hours: M-F 9-5, by appt.
Handicapped Accessible

Populations served:

Survivors of sexual assault / abuse, sexual harassment, incest, domestic violence including:
  • all ages 13+.
  • non-offending parents.
  • males / females.

Fees for services:

Some services as indicated below*. Insurance is billed or CVB reimbursement is utilized when applicable.

Medical Services

  • 24-hour 7 day a week rape crisis counselors in the Emergency Department.
  • Medical / forensic examination* including HIV prophylaxis, date rape drug testing, and pregnancy prevention.
  • Trained sexual assault examiners on site.
  • Psychiatric evaluations.


  • Criminal justice advocacy.


  • Short-term individual.
  • Long-term individual.
  • Group counseling for survivors of rape / sexual assault and adults sexual abused as children as scheduled.
  • Telephone counseling.

Other Services:

  • Information and referral services.

Educational / Training Services

  • Community education.
  • Professional trainings.
  • Police sensitivity trainings.

Volunteer Opportunities:

  • Emergency Department Rape Crisis Counselors.
  • Emergency Department Domestic Violence Counselors.

Special Considerations

  • Adolescents (ages 13+) can receive counseling services and medical services without parental consent.
  • All counseling free of charge.
  • We respect client confidentiality.



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