The Department of Public Advocacy serves the homeless and indigent charged with criminal offenses in regional offices throughout the state of Kentucky. The London office is part of a statewide agency and covers a five county area and last year represented approximately 5600 clients.
Interests: Domestic Violence
The House of Ruth Domestic Violence Legal Clinic (the Clinic) is recognized as one of the foremost shelter-based domestic violence legal clinics in the nation. The purpose of the Clinic is to provide immediate legal intervention to victims of domestic violence throughout Maryland. In addition, the Clinic advocates for legal protection for victims of domestic violence through legislative action and provides community education on the dynamics of domestic violence and legal remedies available to victims. NOTE: This clinic has two internship
KFTC is a 30+ year-old grassroots organization that believes in the power of people working together to challenge injustices, right wrongs, and improve the quality of life for all Kentuckians. We work with people to organize in their home communities and across the state. We help everyday community members become extraordinary community leaders. We support community leaders as they build effective organizations. Together, we win important issue campaigns. If you want a better Kentucky – for all of us –
Legal Aid of Arkansas, Inc. (LAA), is a nonprofit charitable law firm providing free legal assistance to low-income residents. It is one of two nonprofit legal services programs that work together to provide this assistance throughout Arkansas. The Helena-West Helena office serves four primarily rural counties in the Arkansas Delta: Lee, Monroe, Phillips and St. Francis. The types of cases that we handle include: emergency family matters including divorces involving spousal abuse; housing and land loss; adoptions and guardianships; debt
Tapestri, Inc. is dedicated to ending violence and oppression in refugee and immigrant communities, using culturally competent and appropriate methods. As advocates for refugee and immigrant families affected by domestic violence, sexual assault and exploitation, we are committed to using education, community organizing, direct services and advocacy to effect change in the lives of these families. Our name, “Tapestri,” symbolizes the different threads of society coming together to form a safe cover to protect its many colored communities. We have
The mission of The Family Center, Inc. is to address the issue of domestic violence in our community at large through preventative methods. We provide preventative care, treatment and rehabilitation of persons without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, socio-economic status, marital status, sexual preference, disability or political affiliation and those suffering from the effects of domestic violence. We initiate, direct and participate in educational programs for preventative recognition of and encouragement of treatment of those persons adversely affected
TAP helps individuals and families achieve economic and personal independence through education, employment, affordable housing, and safe and healthy environments.