help teach the community about healthy relationships. Retreat educators provide free programs in schools, at libraries, to medical professionals, and business owners.
helps provide free access to legal advocates, helping to navigate the complex legal system.
supports children who have witnessed or been victims of violence. Individual and family counseling helps kids deal with emotions and fears while teaching them how to have healthy relationships.
gives every family that leaves the Stephanie House Shelter the chance to start over.
Your monthly gift gives hope to families working to start over and creating an abuse-free life.
As a member of The Retreat’s Circle of Hope, you are part of an extraordinary community of donors who are committed to ending the cycle of violence in our community.
“Day in and day out The Retreat is there for victims of Domestic Violence and with programs that help to educate and prevent. By making a monthly donation, I am there too. I am part of the team that is working every day to make things better for those at risk. And making a monthly donation is so easy. I don’t have to think about it, but I know that my monthly contribution is making a difference. This year I am going to double it!” –Claudia Pilato
Your monthly gift ensures that The Retreat continues providing no-cost services to those affected by abuse.
- 24-hour hotline
- Supportive counseling for individuals, families, and groups
- Legal advocates and attorneys
- Emergency shelter
- Community education programs
“Our family became monthly sustainers of The Retreat because the money we give helps The Retreat provide services that make our community better and stronger.” –Anastasia Karloutsos-Lazarakis
It is easy to give on your terms on a monthly or quarterly basis.
- Automatic donations from a credit credit card or bank account.
- Change, pause, or cancel your gift at any time.
- Receive a single, annual statement of giving for tax purposes.
If you have any questions about making a recurring gift or would prefer to give your information over the phone, please call our administrative offices at 631-329-4398, Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. You can also contact the Development Department by email email@example.com.