Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Our Grantees’ Work
Amara Legal Center – Empowerment Project
@AmaraLegal is the only organization in DC providing free legal services to survivors of sex trafficking and abuse, whether involvement in sex work was by coercion, necessity, choice, or otherwise.
DC Volunteer Lawyers Project – Representation for Domestic Violence Victims
@DCVLP creates, supports, and utilizes a network of volunteer lawyers to provide high-quality, free legal services to domestic violence victims and at-risk children in DC.
Legal Aid Society of DC – Domestic Violence Underserved Communities Holistic Representation Project
@LegalAidDC represents domestic violence survivors in obtaining protection orders, child custody, and divorce while working to improve systems for all survivors in DC.
Bread for the City – Domestic Violence Community Legal Services Project
@BreadfortheCity provides on-site legal services at two domestic violence centers for protection orders and family law to survivors in DC.
Tags: Issue 17 (October 2017)