Provides restraining order forms and page-by-page instruction on completing restraining order applications (restraining orders are issued by the Court the same day). Information on safety planning, preparing for court and enforcing the court order also covered.
Screening/referrals for abused immigrants who may qualify under new federal laws for residency, work permits, public benefits and healthcare.
Safe at Home Application Preparation
The California Secretary of State’s Confidential Address Program for victims of violent crime who secretly relocate to seek safety.
Housing and Employment Advocacy
Communicating with you to other programs and agencies who assist victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking on issues such as: immigration, social services, public assistance, employment, child support, custody and visitation, child abuse, housing and the criminal prosecution process.
Attorney Referral Information
Referrals to local family law attorneys with expertise in domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking; other legal providers; and a guide to selecting and working with an attorney.
Victim Compensation Application Assistance
Application assistance for the California Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP), which can reimburse victims of violent crime for certain crime-related expenses.