Domestic/Family Violence Legal Services

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    Programs that provide information and guidance and/or representation in court proceedings for individuals who have been abused in an intimate relationship and/or for people who are facing a summary conviction offence or criminal charge for perpetrating abuse. Included are domestic violence law clinics and other legal assistance programs that represent victims of domestic abuse at restraining order hearings or in other civil or criminal actions involving charges against an abuser. Most also represent the person's interests in complexities that arise as part of the legal process such as restitution, payment of debts or child support, custody and visitation and property control. Some programs may also represent victims of domestic abuse who have been charged with a crime and/or handle cases involving accusations of child abuse filed by one parent against the other, abuse of an elderly person by an adult child or abuse of an adult child by a parent.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Advocacy for Abuse Victims - Deaf Overcoming Violence through Empowerment (DOVE)24-hour Crisis Intervention, TTY Hotline, Legal Advocacy, Medical Advocacy, Support Group, Community Outreach Workshops, Health Education, Survivors' Night, Deaf Culture training workshops, and Technical Assistance and Limited Advocacy statewide in rural areas.Denver CountyDeaf Overcoming Violence through Empowerment (DOVE)Deaf Overcoming Violence through Empowerment (DOVE)
    Advocate Safehouse ProjectSupport survivors of domestic and/or sexual violence. Emergency housing, counseling, support groups, case management, 24 hour helpline. Garfield CountyAdvocate Safehouse ProjectAdvocate Safehouse Project
    Advocate Safehouse ProjectSupport survivors of domestic and/or sexual violence. Emergency housing, counseling, support groups, case management, 24 hour helpline. Pitkin CountyAdvocate Safehouse ProjectAdvocate Safehouse Project
    Alpine Legal Services - Eagle CountyWe provide free civil legal services to qualified community members. We serve victims of crime, including domestic violence, low-income, senior citizens (60+) and at-risk youth. Eagle CountyAlpine Legal Services - Pitkin/Eagle CountyAlpine Legal Services
    Alpine Legal Services - Garfield CountyWe provide free civil legal services to qualified community members. We serve victims of crime, including domestic violence, low-income, senior citizens (60+) and at-risk youth. Garfield CountyAlpine Legal Services - Pitkin/Eagle CountyAlpine Legal Services
    Alpine Legal Services - Pitkin CountyWe provide free civil legal services to qualified community members. We serve victims of crime, including domestic violence, low-income, senior citizens (60+) and at-risk youth. Pitkin CountyAlpine Legal Services - Pitkin/Eagle CountyAlpine Legal Services
    Battered Women Assistance (Adams County) - Project SafeguardProvides legal advocacy and assistance for domestic violence victims. Services include crisis intervention, court support, information regarding the legal system (civil and criminal), safety planning, and a daily protection order clinic at the Adams County Justice Center.Adams CountyAdams County - Project SafeguardProject Safeguard
    Battered Women Assistance (Arapahoe County) - Project SafeguardProvides legal advocacy and assistance for victims of domestic violence. Services include crisis intervention, court support, information regarding the legal system (civil and criminal), safety planning, and a daily protection order clinic at the Arapahoe County Justice Center (ACJC).Arapahoe CountyArapahoe County - Project SafeguardProject Safeguard
    Battered Women Assistance (Broomfield County) - Project SafeguardProvides legal advocacy and assistance for domestic violence victims. Services include crisis intervention, court support, information regarding the legal system (civil and criminal), safety planning, and a daily protection order clinic at the Broomfield Combined Courts.Broomfield CountyBroomfield County - Project SafeguardProject Safeguard
    Battered Women Assistance (Denver City and County Building) - Project SafeguardProvides legal advocacy and assistance for victims of domestic violence. Services include crisis intervention, court support, information regarding the legal system (civil and criminal), safety planning, and a daily protection orders clinic at the Denver County Courthouse.Denver CountyDenver City and County Building - Project SafeguardProject Safeguard
    Battered Women Assistance (Rose Andom Center) - Project SafeguardProvides legal advocacy and assistance for victims of domestic violence. Services include crisis intervention, court support, information regarding the legal system (civil and criminal), safety planning, and a daily protection orders clinic at the Denver County Courthouse.Denver CountyRose Andom Center - Project SafeguardProject Safeguard
    Battered Women Support - Domestic Violence Initiative for Women with DisabilitiesSupport and safety services, which include peer support, crisis counseling, affordable housing counseling, resource referrals and navigation, human service and victim compensation paper work assistance, domestic violence awareness counseling, Address Confidentiality Program assistance, education and awareness, advocacy, safety planning, and emergency financial assistance. Emergency financial assistance will provide victims with rent, prescriptions, phones, food, clothing, bus tickets, gas, and other miscellaneous financial assistance that are needed for client's safety. DVI will also provide financial assistance towards relocation.Denver CountyDomestic Violence Initiative for Women with DisabilitiesDomestic Violence Initiative for Women with Disabilities
    Child Abuse support - Bikers Against Child AbuseWe provide aid, comfort, safety, and support for children who have been physically, sexually, or emotionally abused, and are afraid.El Paso CountyOrganizational/Community/International - Bikers Against Child Abuse (BACA)Bikers Against Child Abuse (BACA)
    Court Advocacy (E Alameda Pkwy) - Gateway Domestic Violence ServicesAt the Aurora Municipal Court, Gateway houses a Court Advocacy Program (CAP) that provides victims of domestic violence with emotional support, information on their legal options and court processes, and obtain no contact letters (with an open court case) for those involved in domestic violence incidents. All domestic violence cases at the Aurora Municipal Court are directed to Gateway.Arapahoe CountyE Alameda Pkwy - Gateway Domestic Violence ServicesGateway Domestic Violence Services
    Court / Legal support - TessaTessa assists those experiencing physical and / or sexual abuse in an intimate relationship with the legal process. This includes supporting the person through process of getting a court order of protection.El Paso CountyCriminal Justice & Legal - TessaTESSA
    Divorce and Custody Clinic - Project SafeguardA Divorce and Custody Clinic is provided weekly for pro se victims of domestic violence. Clinics are conducted by an attorney and the appropriate court forms are provided free of charge.Denver CountyDenver City and County Building - Project SafeguardProject Safeguard
    Domestic Violence Advocacy - Alternative HorizonsAlternative Horizons offers extensive advocacy for victims of domestic violence. Advocacy may be provided in regards to: - Court visits or District Attorney's office visits - Civil and criminal cases - Assistance with filing civil protection orders and Victim's Compensation claims - Issues with law enforcement - Accompaniment to appointments at medical facilities and the Department of Human Services (DHS) Limited legal representation may also be available on a case-by-case basis. Call Alternative Horizons to find out more details in regards to this service.La Plata CountyAlternative HorizonsAlternative Horizons
    Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Support Services - Advocates Crisis Support ServicesAdvocates Crisis Support Services is committed to the elimination of physical and emotional violence, focusing on power and control issues by assuming a predominant role in the prevention, education, and active intervention through the re-empowerment of individuals. Support Services include a 24 hour crisis hotline and counseling, safehouse for 45 days, transportation and meals, referrals and information, Protective Order assistance, personal advocacy and support, judicial advocacy, follow up counseling, community education, safety planning and prevention services, and a teen violence prevention program.Moffat CountyAdvocates Crisis Support ServicesAdvocates Crisis Support Services
    Immigration Legal Clinics (Boulder) - Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN)An immigration clinic is provided once a month. Primarily services domestic violence victims with VAWA (Violence Against Women Act), U visa and T visas; however, there is no limit as to who can receive these services. We also provide assistance in completing forms.Boulder CountyBoulder - Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN)Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN)
    Legal Advocacy (Boulder) - Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN)Assists victims with obtaining protection orders, answering questions about the legal process, and accompanying victims to court. Also provides training to prosecutors, judges, police, and the community at large. Court advocates are available at the Justice Center to assist clients by providing support and information. They accompany clients to court hearings and advocate on their behalf during interactions with judicial officials in both Boulder and Broomfield Counties.Boulder CountyBoulder - Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN)Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN)
    Legal Advocacy - Crisis CenterProvides legal advocacy to victims of domestic violence. The advocacy program includes assistance with restraining orders, legal referrals, court accompaniment and general support navigating the civil and criminal justice systems. Provided at locations in Douglas and Elbert County.Douglas CountyCrisis CenterCrisis Center
    Legal Advocacy - Crossroads SafehouseProvides education and support on legal procedures for victims of domestic violence. Services include: - Crisis intervention over the phone - Assistance in filing temporary restraining orders - Attending bond hearings - Court accompanimentLarimer CountyCrossroads SafehouseCrossroads Safehouse
    Legal Advocacy (Lafayette) - Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN)Assists victims with obtaining protection orders, answering questions about the legal process, and accompanying victims to court. Also provides training to prosecutors, judges, police, and the community at large. Court advocates are available at the Justice Center to assist clients by providing support and information. They accompany clients to court hearings and advocate on their behalf during interactions with judicial officials in both Boulder and Broomfield Counties.Boulder CountyLafayette (Tri-City) - Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN)Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN)
    Legal Representation - Rocky Mountain Children's Law CenterProvides specialized legal representation for abused and neglected children; intervention as amicus curiae; consultation; training for guardians; recruitment and training of volunteers; legislative advocacy; and resources and research assistance to child advocates throughout the state.Denver CountyRocky Mountain Children's Law CenterRocky Mountain Children's Law Center
    Legal Services - Crossroads SafehouseBringing Justice Home offers free civil legal services, representation, and referrals to low income victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking.Larimer CountyCrossroads SafehouseCrossroads Safehouse
    Non-Residential Support Services - Safe Shelter of St. Vrain ValleyThe Outreach Program provides a variety of services to domestic violence victims in a non-residential setting, including: - A 24 hour/7 day a week crisis line - Individual and group counseling - Support groups for survivors of domestic violence - Case Management - Financial Guidance - Information on domestic violence and referrals to community resources - Legal Advocacy, which provides assistance with temporary and permanent restraining orders and support at court proceedings - Child and Youth servicesBoulder CountySafe Shelter of St. Vrain ValleySafe Shelter of St. Vrain Valley
    Project Hope of Gunnison ValleyProject Hope of Gunnison Valley is available to support, educate and provide confidential advocacy to individuals affected by relationship violence, child abuse and/or sexual assault. Services include but not limited to: Advocacy Services: - Crisis Intervention and Safety Planning - Court Advocacy - Address Confidentiality Program Emergency Services: - 24/7 Crisis Line - Safe Shelter - Food - Clothing/Personal Items - Transportation out of town Assistance with utilizing Community Resources - Legal Aid - Crime Victims Compensation - Counseling (up to 6 sessions) - Peer Support Groups - Community Outreach and Education - All of our services are CONFIDENTIAL - All services provided are available at NO COST to individuals in Gunnison and Hinsdale Counties - Individuals DO NOT have to be a resident of either county to receive services - We DO NOT require proof of citizenship - Individuals are NOT REQUIRED to report the crime to law enforcement to receive services Gunnison CountyProject Hope of Gunnison ValleyProject Hope of Gunnison Valley
    Resident Program - A Woman's PlaceProvides free and confidential services to victims and survivors of domestic violence, as well as education and support services to family and friends of victims and the community. Serving victims and survivors of domestic violence in Weld County by providing: -Safe Housing -Crisis Support -Counseling Services -Legal Advocacy -Child and Youth Programs -Prevention and Intervention Counseling -Information and Referrals -24 Hour Crisis Line -Outreach Services and Education Weld CountyA Woman's PlaceA Woman's Place
    Victim Services - Advocates Victim Assistance TeamProvides Safehousing, Court advocacy, crisis intervention, legal assistance, relocation assistance, and safety planning, can give referrals and information, can address confidentiality, and does community outreach and education.Grand CountyAdvocates Victim Assistance TeamAdvocates Victim Assistance Team
    Wraparound Services for Victims of Domestic Violence - Servicios de la RazaThe VISTAS (Victims in Safe Transition and Self-Sufficiency) program offers services to victims of domestic violence and their families throughout the state of Colorado, including the following: - Case management - Victim and legal advocacy - Crisis intervention - 24-hour crisis line, - Assistance with victims’ compensation - Support groups - Referrals and assistance in accessing free or low-cost legal representation for family and immigration casesDenver CountyServicios de la RazaServicios de la Raza

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