Please find information on services that may be useful to you:
National Domestic Violence Hotline
New York State Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence
New York City Office to Combat Domestic Violence
U.S. Department of Justice Violence Against Women Office
School and Housing Transfers: The Law Department does not arrange for school or housing safety transfers. However, if a victim or victim's family is eligible for a transfer, the Law Department can make a referral to an agency that can assist with requesting a school and/or a housing safety transfer.
Release of Property Held as Evidence: Property held as evidence can be released 30 days following the conclusion of the case if the defense or respondent has not filed a notice of appeal.
Free interpreter services are available upon request.