The mission of crisis intervention services in Batavia is to provide support, resources, and hope for a better future to persons affected by domestic abuse, sexual assault, and other crises. They believe that everyone has the right to freedom from violence and oppression. They commit themselves to this vision through intervention, prevention and education. They are advocates for social change within the community, state and nation. They offer support, empowerment and referral information 24 hours a day in Batavia. Some of the services offered are: information and referrals, counseling and support groups, shelters, transitional housing, economic advocacy, court advocacy, medical advocacy, and community education and training.
Governor Cuomo’s K-Solar Program Increases Use of Renewable Energy in Schools (New York, NY) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the New York Institute for Special Education in the Bronx will be the site of the state’s first solar schools project and will have solar panel arrays installed thanks to a power purchase agreement with SolarCity. This public-private partnership is..