Dating violence organizations
In addition, not all states allow minors to get a restraining order on their own without an adult's help. statelaw_name=Restraining Orders] pages for your state on this site to find out more. id=10434&state_code=PG&open_id=10489&lang=en#content-10507In many states, you can apply for a restraining order even if you are under 18 but you may need an adult (usually a parent or legal guardian) to file the order on your behalf.
If you or a loved one are experiencing domestic violence and need assistance, call your local hotline or the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or TTY 1-800-787-3224.The mission of the District Alliance for Safe Housing, Inc.(DASH) is to ensure access to safe and sustainable refuge for victims of domestic violence through the development and management of safe housing and related services, while increasing the capacity of other community-based organizations to expand housing for victims throughout the District of Columbia.The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) is the voice of victims and survivors.We are the catalyst for changing society to have zero tolerance for domestic violence.