Domestic/Family Violence Legal Services

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. (FT-3000.1750)

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UT

Statewide

Organization Name: Utah Legal Services - Salt Lake
Address: 298 24th Street Ste 110
Ogden, UT 84401
Phone: 801-394-9431
Toll Free Phone: 800-662-4245
Fax: 801-827-0420
Eligibility: Must be income eligible and have a legal matter within Utah Legal Services' priority areas in the state of Utah.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Statewide representation in civil (non-criminal) legal matters for low-income persons, victims of domestic violence, senior citizens, farm workers, and Native Americans.
Legal matters include:
• Representation in protective order actions and domestic relations matters for victims of domestic violence (except in Salt Lake County, see Legal Aid Society 801-328-8849)
• Representation of clients with landlord/tenant and/or housing disputes. (Utah Renters Handbook accessed at http://www.utahlegalservices.org/public/flyers)
• Representation in cases seeking access to health care such as Medicaid, PCN and CHIP
• Representation in cases seeking public entitlements such as TANF/GA, Social Security, SSI and Unemployment benefits
• Representation in American Indian issues
• Representation of migrant farm workers regarding wage and labor issues
• Representation in consumer and collection issues
• Also, free clinics are held statewide that address various legal issues-call to find out times and locations by county throughout Utah.
Provider Profiles: Four offices include Salt Lake, Ogden, St. George and Provo.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 11/7/2018

Orem, UT

Organization Name: Center for Women and Children in Crisis
Address: 1433 East 840 North
Orem, UT 84097
Phone: 801-377-5500
Fax: 801-227-5040
Eligibility: Education classes are open to survivors, family and friends, and concerned community members.
Services Provided: Provides 24 hour rape crisis team, crisis intervention and counseling, support groups for rape survivors and significant others, prevention education and speakers bureau.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 4/11/2018
Address: 382 East 720 South
Orem, UT 84058
Phone: 801-802-0115
Fax: 801-802-0115
Eligibility: For adults 18 and older
Services Provided: Provides outpatient substance abuse treatment, drug testing, domestic violence education, support groups for domestic violence victims, supervised probation, GPS monitoring for home confinement, and GPS monitoring for alcohol tracking.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 5/28/2019

Provo, UT

Organization Name: Utah Legal Services - Salt Lake
Address: 455 North University Avenue Ste 100
Provo, UT 84601
Phone: 800-662-4245
Toll Free Phone: 800-662-4245
Fax: 801-655-5350
Eligibility: Must be income eligible and have a legal matter within Utah Legal Services' priority areas in the state of Utah.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Statewide representation in civil (non-criminal) legal matters for low-income persons, victims of domestic violence, senior citizens, farm workers and Native Americans.
Legal matters include:
• Representation in protective order actions and domestic relations matters for victims of domestic violence (except in Salt Lake County, see Legal Aid Society 801-328-8849)
• Representation of clients with landlord/tenant and/or housing disputes. (Utah Renters Handbook accessed at http://www.utahlegalservices.org/public/flyers)
• Representation in cases seeking access to health care such as Medicaid, PCN and CHIP
• Representation in cases seeking public entitlements such as TANF/GA, Social Security, SSI and Unemployment benefits
• Representation in American Indian issues
• Representation of migrant farm workers regarding wage and labor issues
• Representation in consumer and collection issues
• Also, free clinics are held statewide that address various legal issues-call to find out times and locations by county throughout Utah.
Provider Profiles: Offices in Salt Lake City, Ogden, Provo and St. George.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 11/7/2018

Salt Lake City, UT

645 South 200 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-863-7919
Organization Name: Utah Dispute Resolution
Address: 645 South 200 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-863-7919
Fax: 801-531-0660
Email: udr@utahbar.org
Eligibility: Unrestricted
Services Provided: 1. Legal Mediation for community and domestic disputes
2. Training for communtiy members.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 9/18/2018
124 South 400 East Ste 300
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 800-897-5465
Organization Name: Utah Domestic Violence Council
Address: 124 South 400 East Ste 300
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 800-897-5465
Toll Free Phone: 800-787-3224
Email: admin@udvc.org
Eligibility: Individuals and families affected by domestic violence.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides a 24-hour telephone information and referral on domestic violence issues. Also maintains a database of shelters/safe-houses, licensed domestic violence treatment programs, victim advocate programs, and local domestic violence coalitions throughout the state of Utah.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 5/30/2019
205 North 400 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Phone: 801-328-8849
Address: 205 North 400 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Phone: 801-328-8849
Fax: 801-359-7359
Email: sralphs@lasslc.org
Eligibility: Case must be able to be filed in Salt Lake County and client must be a citizen or in the country legally. Generally, in order to file a new case in Salt Lake County, at least one of the people involved in the case must live in Salt Lake County.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Promotes safety, stability, and self-sufficiency for low income families and individuals, as well as victims of domestic violence, through effective, efficient legal advocacy, and assistance.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/13/2019
450 South State Street Rm W17
Third District Court
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-238-7170
Organization Name: Legal Aid Society of Salt Lake
Address: 450 South State Street Rm W17
Third District Court
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-238-7170
Eligibility: To obtain a protective order you must show that you have been harmed or threatened with harm, and that you are a cohabitant with the other person.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides legal representation to obtain an attorney or paralegal to obtain a protective order or a stalking injunction for adult or child victims of domestic violence, regardless of income. Helps victims through the entire legal process as well as providing information and referral to partner agencies who may assist with financial assistance, shelter, safety, and other basic needs.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/13/2019
450 South State Street Rm W15
Third District Court
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-328-8849
Organization Name: Legal Aid Society of Salt Lake
Address: 450 South State Street Rm W15
Third District Court
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-328-8849
Email: sralphs@lasslc.org
Eligibility: Legal matter must be family law-related
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides individuals who are representing themselves ("pro se") in a family law case (divorce, custody, guardianship,) with legal forms, information about the legal process, and assistance in scheduling court hearings with the court clerks. Clinic staff does NOT provide legal representation or legal advice. Forms from the court's website are accessible via on-site computers and hard copy forms that are not included online are also available.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/13/2019
310 East 300 South Fl 2
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-236-3370
Organization Name: YWCA Utah
Address: 310 East 300 South Fl 2
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-236-3370
Eligibility: Victim of domestic violence, men and women.
Services Provided: Confidential walk-in services for men and women in abusive relationships featuring a strong network of community partnerships all co-located under one roof. Provides victim-centered services through community collaboration, increasing victim safety, and ensuring accountability. Utah Legal Services, Legal Aid Society, FJC SANE, Sego Lily Center for the Abused Deaf, Department of Workforce Services, Salt Lake Police Department, Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office, Rape Recover Center, Holy Cross Ministries, Division of Child and Family Services, Utah Crime Victims Legal Clinic
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 10/11/2018
Address: 322 East 300 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Phone: 801-537-8604
Toll Free Phone: 855-992-2752
Fax: 801-355-2826
Eligibility: Youth ages 13 - 17; adults ages 18 and older. Eligibility prioritizes women who have experienced intimate partner violence within the last year, qualify under the federal definition of homeless, and are eligible for the services through the Housing Authority.
Services Provided: Crisis shelter, intervention, and housing for victims of domestic violence. Walk-in services are provided for both men and women in abusive relationships through the Salt Lake Area Family Justice Center at the YWCA.
The YWCA provides shelter, transitional housing, education, and supportive services. Programs address a variety of basic, immediate needs for safety, shelter, food, and clothing, as well as longer term needs for affordable housing, quality child care, economic empowerment, racial justice, emotional health, and physical well-being.
Original Source: United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 7/9/2019

St. George, UT

Address: 1240 East 100 South Bldg 22 Suite 221
St. George, UT 84771
Phone: 435-628-0458
Eligibility: Women over 18 years of age and their dependent children. Help available for male victims available, but it is apart from the shelter.
Services Provided: Confidential shelter, advocacy and counseling to support victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Prevention and awareness education to the community, including teens and young adults.
Provider Profiles: Formerly Erin Kimball Memorial Foundation
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 10/11/2018
229 East St George Boulevard Ste 103
Southern Utah Community Legal Center
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 800-662-4245
Organization Name: Utah Legal Services - Salt Lake
Address: 229 East St George Boulevard Ste 103
Southern Utah Community Legal Center
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 800-662-4245
Fax: 435-986-7163
Eligibility: Based on income. Generally at or below 125% of federal poverty levels. A person may also qualify based on age or the nature of their legal problem, regardless of income. Case needs to involve the state of Utah.
Services Provided: Statewide representation in civil (non-criminal) legal matters for low-income persons, victims of domestic violence, Senior Citizens, Farm workers and Native Americans.
Legal matters include:
• Representation in protective order actions and domestic relations matters for victims of domestic violence (except in Salt Lake County, see Legal Aid Society 801-328-8849)
• Representation of clients with landlord/tenant and/or housing disputes. (Utah Renters Handbook accessed at http://www.utahlegalservices.org/public/flyers)
• Representation in cases seeking access to health care such as Medicaid, PCN and CHIP
• Representation in cases seeking public entitlements such as TANF/GA, Social Security, SSI and Unemployment benefits
• Representation in American Indian issues
• Representation of migrant farm workers regarding wage and labor issues
• Representation in consumer and collection issues
• Also, free clinics are held statewide that address various legal issues-call to find out times and locations by county throughout Utah.
Provider Profiles: Offices in Salt Lake City, Ogden, Provo and St. George.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 11/7/2018

Nationwide

Organization Name: Love Is Respect
Address: Washington, DC
Phone: 866-331-9474
Text: 22522
TDD: 866 331 8453
Toll Free Phone: 866-331-9474
Services Provided: Operating a 24/7 text, phone, and live chat service. Offers education, support and advocacy to those involved in dating abuse relationships as well as concerned friends and family. If you or a friend is in an abusive relationship, you may feel like you are all alone- know that you are not. They have resources to help you stay safe, build a support system, access legal protection and more. You may also text LOVEIS to 22522 or visit their website for help services.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/15/2019