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CONNECT
Legal Advocacy Program


Also Known As:LAP
Address:P.O. Box 20217 Greeley Square Station New York NY 10001
Telephone(s):212-683-0015 212-683-0605
Fax:212-683-0016
E-mail:connect@connectnyc.org
World Wide Web: http://www.connectnyc.org/


Description:

Help survivors of domestic violence navigate the legal system through professional advocacy, user-friendly information, and accurate referrals. Services include: developing strategies to address a client's legal issues in Criminal and/or Family Court; obtaining and enforcing orders of protection from Criminal and/or Family Court; advocating on behalf of clients with city or state agencies; and offering clients with Brooklyn Family Court cases access to an in-house legal representation program. All client information is strictly confidential.




Hours:

Mon-Fri 9-5.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.
Access for People with Disabilities:Yes.


Services Offered:Legal CounselingLegal Education/Information
Languages Offered:ChineseSpanish
Target Groups(By Need):Battered WomenVictims / Survivors