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Madison & Chenango Counties

Services are available to all victims and their family and friends. Help Restore Hope services are here to help, no matter when the assault occurred or whether you wish to report it to the police. We serve victims regardless of sex, age, race, ethnic background, income level, disability, or sexual orientation.

24 Hour Hotline

Offer non-judgmental support, provides information about domestic violence and sexual assault, and are a source of referrals.
Madison and Chenango Counties: 1-855-966-9723
** Collect Calls Accepted **

Emergency Housing Assistance for Survivors

For victims of domestic violence (physical, emotional and sexual) or rape/sexual assault who need immediate safety. Accessible through the 24 hour hotline 1-855-966-9723 (Madison and Chenango Counties).

Approved Rape Crisis Provider for Chenango County

Specific services are available to survivors of sexual assault by contacting the hotline.

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Project

Coming soon to Chenango County, the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) program provides sexual assault or abuse victims with critical medical and trauma care. An announcement will be made to the community when service expands to Chenango County area.

Support, Accompaniment and Advocacy with Legal/Medical proceedings

Advocates will meet rape/sexual assault, domestic violence and stalking victims at area hospitals or police agencies to provide crisis intervention and systems’ assistance. Information for domestic violence and rape/sexual assault victims regarding basic legal information, victims’ rights and referrals for legal advice. Assistance with writing Orders of Protection, Child Custody, and other petitions for Family Court on an emergency and non-emergency basis.

Community Education and Professional Training

Liberty Resources' Help Restore Hope Center offers training and presentations to community groups, schools, professionals and others on a wide variety of related issues, including: Talking about Touching Program (for elementary students), healthy relationships, Domestic Violence 101, Intimate Partner Violence and Pregnancy, and other topics. To request a training or presentation, please contact the Chenango County Help Restore Supervisor.

NYS Crime Victims Assistance Provider

If you or a loved one is a victim of a reported crime, you may be eligible to receive Compensation through the NYS Office of Victims' Services (OVS). Upon eligibility, an Advocate may assist with the NYS OVS application. Compensation may include medical bills, counseling, essential personal property and related expenses. For more information contact a Help Restore Hope Advocate or contact directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (New York State Office of Victims' Services).