Nizhny Novgorod Women’s Crisis Center opened with the support of the Nizhny Novgorod branch of the All-Russian Public Movement of Women of Russia on March 5, 2003.
Our Center is a unique organization in Nizhny Novgorod that specializes in the problem of domestic violence and its consequences. We, like no one else, have studied this problem well; we have worked out methods for solving it and helping the victims of violence.
Priority for the Center is the prevention of violence in the family and society.
Nizhny Novgorod Women’s Crisis Center Specialists – Consultants All-Russian telephone for women affected by domestic violence 8-800-700-06-00 , which supports the National Center for the Prevention of Violence “Anna”.
"Crisis apartment" – helping women and children live without fear and violence
You have the right to be safe and live without fear!
Violence is found in every fourth Russian family. 30-40% of all serious violent crimes are committed in the family, 70% of all victims of abuses committed in the family are women and children. About 14,000 women die from domestic violence every year in Russia.
Nizhny Novgorod Regional Public Organization "Nizhny Novgorod Women’s Crisis Center" provides psychological, legal, social assistance to women and children affected by domestic violence.
You can get help:
- contact personally our specialists at st. Zayarskaya, d. 18;
- by phones (831) 413-84-32, + 7-920-253-84-32 (on weekdays
Consultations of a psychologist and a lawyer for women victims of violence who are in a difficult life situation turn out to be free, anonymous.
- Legal advice: every Monday
In the Nizhny Novgorod Women’s Crisis Center, support groups for women victims of domestic violence have been organized, and educational programs on the prevention of domestic violence are conducted.
If necessary, clients of the Nizhny Novgorod Women’s Crisis Center can receive a referral for temporary residence in "crisis apartment". "Crisis apartment" fully equipped for life, it can simultaneously be 8-10 people.
AT "crisis apartment" accepted:
- family members affected by domestic violence;
- members of families subjected to psychophysical violence in a socially dangerous position.
To customers "crisis apartment" emergency psychological and socio-legal assistance is provided.
For directions to "crisis apartment" It is necessary to contact the Department of Social Security at the place of residence or directly to the Nizhny Novgorod Women’s Crisis Center.
Women and children – clients "crisis apartment" – very necessary:
- food storage;
- women’s bathrobes and slippers;
- personal hygiene items;
- funds for the monthly payment of utilities.
You can help us by making Charitable donation to the account of the Nizhny Novgorod Women’s Crisis Center or donate food and essential items (pay for the order and delivery or bring it in person).
Please call (831) 413-84-32, + 7-920-253-84-32 (coordinator Elena Prokhorova)