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Unity House Law Project Earns Singular Recognition

Important program the only one nationwide honored with Roth Award Unity House’s Law Project started out to help victims of domestic violence with sometimes complex legal issues and recently earned important recognition and support. The nonprofit Mary Byron Project awarded the Unity House Law Project with a grant in the amount of $10,000.00 Unity House… more

Women of Troy Celebrated

Brunch marks International Women’s Month with local twist Friday, March 8th is International Women’s Day. Staff from Unity House’s Domestic Violence Services program are teaming up with fabulous Troy restaurant, Nighthawks, to mark the day with a local twist. The restaurant will be open for brunch where they will celebrate the women of Troy (and… more

No Party like a PROS Party

Holiday about love provides opportunity to model self-care and fellowship, an important aspect to maintaining good mental health. PROS, Unity House’s Personalized Recovery Oriented Services program for adults charting their path to mental health wellness, had a great time on February 14th. The program, which offers wrap-around supports for individuals with a mental health diagnosis,… more

Teens can see Help Available on Instagram

Instagram, the picture-oriented social media platform that is the most used social media among teenagers, is the latest tool in targeting youth. Unity House’s Domestic Violence Services team, which offers safe space to all victims of domestic and dating abuse, was inspired to set up a teen oriented social media channel during February’s Teen DV Awareness… more

Lack of Living Wage and Food Insecurity Yoked Together

News articles help shed light on complex issue Food insecurity is when people don’t have enough to eat to meet their basic needs. This often leads to difficult choices. Imagine making a spending trade-off between paying the rent or utility bill and feeding your family. Trouble meeting even one of life’s essentials can lead to… more

Teen Dating Violence Awareness Event a Success

February Marked Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month Teens from around the area had a great time at the February 23rd event at the Troy Boys and Girls Club. An event made possible through the team work of Unity House’s Domestic Violence Services program, TeamHERO, and the Boys and Girls Club, it was called… more

What’s brown and black and cute all over?

COPPER! No, not the metal. Copper is a therapy dog. Having just gotten his certification from Therapy Dogs International, Copper made his first visit as a therapy dog to Unity House. We were honored to welcome this young grad of an esteemed program. Copper is a special breed of dog, an All American, which is… more

Save the Date for Golf fore Unity House: June 10, 2019

Play on a Premium Course While Doing Good! Schuyler Meadows: a premier course. Drop off your clubs, enjoy a meal on the terrace and then start golfing. A round of golf on this fabulous course is followed by a meal at the Clubhouse where tournament winners will be announced. Tournament Prices as follows: Golfer:  $195 Foursome: $750 Not… more

Thank You!

For the Eye-Popping Silent Auction! Many thanks to all who helped make this event in support of Unity House possible. If you frequent any of these local businesses, please thank them for their support of the silent auction at the gala. They help make the night a success! Action Window Cleaning AFE Albany Symphony Orchestra… more

I Love Unity House Gala a Great Time

Friends of Unity House had a great time at annual gala in support of Unity House programs and services Friday, February 8th was a great night for the annual I Love Unity House Gala at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, NY. Honoring community heroes, the event seeks to recognize and celebrate those in our… more

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