The Hudson Valley Community College Theater Club will once again perform Eve Ensler’s Vagina Monologues as a benefit for The Unity House Domestic Violence Services Program. The show will be held at the HVCC Theater, located in the campus center on FRIDAY 2/27 at 7:30pm and SATURDAY 2/28 at 7:30pm. Tickets are $10 at the… more
We love this short piece about teen dating abuse featuring local teens!
The Stewardship Ministry of St. Michael’s Parish in Troy will sponsor an evening called “Three Irish Voices” at the church on Friday, March 13. This fun evening will feature Frank Jaklitsch and friends, Mike Roche and Bob Long. Irish Step Dancers from the Boland School of Irish Dance will perform, there will be raffles and… more
#ICanDoSomething On Thursday, February 12 Unity House’s David Warren of the Domestic Violence Services Program in Troy will join Gwen Wright, executive director of the New York State Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence, Lansingburgh High School students; their principal, Frank Macri; and other community members to highlight the state’s awareness and prevention efforts designed to… more
Unity House staff and volunteers are gearing up for the I Love Unity House Gala on Friday, February 14 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy. This fun night will feature cocktails, dancing, delicious food stations and an eye-popping silent auction. Tickets are still available- contact Mandy at (518) 274-2607, x4139. Proceeds from the I… more
Unity House staff- notably those in the Domestic Violence Services Program- are donning orange in recognition of February’s Teen Dating Abuse Awareness Month. Unity House’s Domestic Violence Services Program offers safe space to all victims of domestic and dating abuse. All year long and especially in the month of February, Unity House staff will be… more
February Marks Teen Dating Abuse Awareness Month Unity House is participating in the national Love is Respect campaign to raise awareness about dating abuse and promote the importance of healthy relationships. Orange is the signature color of Teen Dating Abuse Awareness; February 10 is the day to wear orange. In February and beyond, the Unity House Domestic Violence Services… more
Unity House will be wearing red to raise awareness of women’s heart health. Each year 1 in 3 women will die of heart disease and stroke. But we can change that because 80% of cardiac events can be prevented with education and lifestyle changes. Join us by going RED on Friday, February 6. For more… more
What is The Vagina Monologues? Based on Eve Ensler’s Obie Award winning play, this theater piece explores and celebrates women’s sexuality. By turns funny, provocative, and heart-wrenching, this collection of stories taken from interviews with women throughout the world has developed into an international phenomenon that gives voice to women’s relationships with their vaginas. Unity… more
Monday, February 2- too much snow. Our thrift store, ReStyle will be closed today and Unity House cannot accept donations to the store. Our community meals program, Bethany on the second floor of the The Front Door at 2431 Sixth Avenue, is open today.