New York City Family Justice Center, Queens
Address:126-02 82 Avenue Kew Gardens NY 11415
World Wide Web: http://www.herjustice.org/
Provides pro bono legal assistance for low-income women who are often victims/survivors of domestic violence with (1) divorce cases -- contested and uncontested; (2) family court cases -- child/spousal support, custody/visitation, orders of protection; (3) immigration cases -- Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) self-petitions; (4) wills and other advance directives for women. Also sponsors the RITE Workshop designed to assist for women obtain an uncontested divorce on their own, without the need for an attorney.
Phone Intake: Thurs 10-4.
Low-income women who are residents of New York City.
Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.
Access for People with Disabilities:Single floor, extra wide doors, elevator access.
Services Offered:Domestic/Family Violence Legal Services
, Legal Counseling
, Legal Education/Information
, Legal Representation
Target Groups(By Need):Victims / Survivors