Legal Advocacy Program
Also Known As:LAP
Address:P.O. Box 20217 Greeley Square Station New York NY 10001
World Wide Web: http://www.connectnyc.org/
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.
Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.
Access for People with Disabilities:Yes.
Services Offered:Legal Counseling
, Legal Education/Information
Target Groups(By Need):Battered Women
, Victims / Survivors