We secure court protective orders for survivors and provide other services necessary to help them and their children fully recover and lead safe, independent lives. We have no income restrictions for survivors—all North Carolinians are eligible for our help.
Learn more about our Domestic Violence Prevention Initiative.
Our online application is an easy-to-follow interactive interview that walks you step by step through our intake process.
Basic Process of a DV Hearing
Violence Protective Orders
to Represent Yourself at a Domestic Violence Hearing
Protective Order - 50B
Your Identity in North Carolina
Crime Survivors' Handbook: What Do I Do Now?
Know the Laws - NC
Stalking: A Handbook for Victims
This is the Law: Domestic Violence
Certification of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence or Stalking: HUD Forms
County domestic violence agencies
Directory of domestic violence, sexual assault and batterer intervention programs
NC Rape Crisis Centers
Are you interested in educating your community about domestic violence and sexual assault? Our compact, discreet rack card (3.5" x 8.5") is a great way to help people recognize the signs of abuse and learn about their legal rights. Click the link below to order FREE copies to give out at your workplace, community spaces, events and anywhere else.
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