Free, Walk-In Clinics

for Domestic Violence Victims & Caregivers of At-risk Children

The DC Volunteer Lawyers Project offers free, walk-in clinics throughout the District to make it easy for domestic violence victims and caregivers of at-risk children to speak with a caring and experienced lawyer. All conversations are confidential. No appointment necessary! See below for a list of our clinics or click on the buttons for more information.

Westminster Presby. Church (Waterfront metro) on Wednesdays 1-3:30pm

DCVLP lawyers help with protection orders, custody, child support and divorce. Other onsite services included housing assistance from DASH, counseling from My Sister’s Place and safety planning, crisis intervention and social services referrals from our client advocate. Servicios en español. Please call ahead for other languages. Map

The Commons at Stanton Square (Anacostia) or call-in at (202) 899-1070 on Fridays 10-2pm

DCVLP lawyers help victims with protection orders, custody, child support and divorce and caregivers of at-risk children with questions about custody. You may also call our client advocate for an appointment. Our onsite partners, Community of Hope and Martha’s Table, offer behavior wellness, food assistance and other supportive services. Map

Call (202) 618-9691

to speak to Kate, our Client Advocate

Children’s National Medical Center

Coming soon!

DC Superior Court on Mondays

If you need a civil protection order (which orders your abuser to “stay away” from you), visit the Domestic Violence Intake Center which is staffed by DCVLP lawyers on most Mondays. Map