Resources for victims:

For what to do after you obtain a Civil Protection Order (CPO), click here (for DCVLP clients).

For help with safety planning and resources, see DC SAFE’s Safety Planning Brochure.

The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence has a collection of helpful resources here.

The Tech Safety App helps users identify how abusers can harass them by misusing technology and learn what steps they can take to enhance their technology safety and privacy. For more info, click here.

For info on our weekly Domestic Violence Resource Clinic, click here.

The Family Court Self-Help Center is a free walk-in service that provides unrepresented people with general legal information in a variety of family law matters (such as divorce, custody, visitation, child support).

For information on assistance with mortgage payments, click here.

These graphics help explain what many domestic violence victims experience.