NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and it’s aimed to shed light on the tragic impact domestic violence has not only on women, but men and children as well.

Safe Horizon is one of the largest victims services organizations in the United States, which helps transition people from crisis to confidence.

Rachel Goldsmith and Alyssa Fernando stopped by to tell CBS2’s Cindy Hsu more about the organization.