Sojourn Legal Clinic

Sojourn provides comprehensive and empowering services to victims free of charge, including: a 24/7 helpline, the point of entry; emergency and second-level accommodation; self-help groups; children`s program; Legal clinic; Toolkit 101 (DV courses for victims and survivors only); and community building and outreach. When you donate to Sojourner House, your dollars help fund housing, support services and advocacy for people who have experienced domestic violence or sexual abuse. The accuracy of all changes is verified by the team before being added to the website. Log in with your email address to receive news and updates. We respect your privacy. Fast forward to today. Natalie`s focus is on living a mindful and useful life – and giving back to others in a very important way. Their generosity brings security and hope to adults and children who have survived family violence. Sojourner House`s 45th anniversary video celebrating 45 years of service and advocacy in Rhode Island.

Please click the button below to participate in the survey. Show your commitment to ending domestic violence and sexual abuse forever by attending an event, volunteering your time and expertise, or applying for a career with us. We rely on our community every day to support our work. Donate your time, talents or voice to work for peace. They have the power to break the cycle of violence and support survivors. „I credit the hotline for saving my life from an abuser and giving me the facts I needed in an emergency to equip me to get out.” In 2016, Natalie and her 5-year-old daughter joined Sojourner. Natalie was in shock. She felt she had done everything right and wondered how she ended up in a domestic violence shelter. Her healing journey took time and hard work, and thanks to your support, Sojourner has been with her every step of the way. The Bucks announced that the Sojourner Family Peace Center and Hope House in Milwaukee, as well as the Women`s Center in Waukesha, will initially receive physical upgrades that are expected to be completed during this basketball season. Have you ever experienced online harassment and/or cyberstalking? Sojourner House recently launched a „Survey on Online Harassment and Cyberbullying” and we need your help to disseminate and/or participate in the survey! Our lawyers support victims of violence on their path to a life free of violence. Lawyers can make recommendations and connect victims with helpful resources, but most importantly, they listen.

They judge, do not give advice or push victims to make changes before they are ready. Written by Sojourner VOICES, a network of survivors of domestic violence (310) 264-6644 Our trained helpline volunteers provide: crisis intervention, peer counselling, lethality assessment, safety planning, advocacy, reporting child and elder abuse, information, referrals and pet safety precautions. Collect answered calls. Our friends at WaterStone Bank are running a children`s school supply campaign served by Sojourner! Their support spreads hope among Sojourner`s clients and beyond. Join our team of dedicated and passionate volunteers who bring kindness, support and hope to survivors of domestic violence. Upon completion of the 40-hour training program required for domestic violence counselors under California Evidence Code § 1037.1, volunteers can participate in our children`s program, support services, or hotline program. Click here for more details on how to become a volunteer! Check out Sojourn`s 40-hour domestic violence training plan. This website is protected by reCAPTCHA and Google`s privacy policy and terms of service apply. Since 1977, Sojourn, People Concern`s domestic violence program, has been addressing the urgent and long-term needs of thousands of survivors of domestic violence each year. You`re not alone and it`s not your fault.

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