Included in this list are programs that can offer help/referrals to victims of abuse throughout the state. (If you find inaccurate contact information, please let us know at WomensLaw@nnedv.org.)
DOVE - The Domestic Violence Emergency Project
Phone: 866-644-3574 (Statewide Domestic Violence Hotline)
Phone: 800-277-5570 (Statewide Sexual Assault Hotline)
DOVE is a program that links volunteer attorneys with clients who need representation for final protective order hearings. To receive help through DOVE, contact your local domestic violence support center. If your case meets program guidelines, an advocate will attempt to match you with a volunteer attorney who will represent you, free of charge, for your final protective order hearing.
New Hampshire Bar Association Pro Bono Program
Phone: (800) 639-5290
Phone: (603) 224-3333
The Pro Bono Program links people with incomes at or below 187.5% of federal poverty guidelines with volunteer attorneys who provide representation at no charge.
Pro Bono attorneys only handle civil (non-criminal) cases. The types of legal accepted include: custody, divorce, bankruptcy, debt collection, landlord-tenant matters and other non-fee-generating matters.
NH Commission on the Status of Women
State House Annex, Room 414
25 Capitol Street
Concord, NH 3301
Phone: (603) 271-2660
Phone: TDD Access: Relay NH (800) 735-2964
Fax: (603) 271-4032
Please also see their Legal Handbook for Women in NH.
This website is geared towards teens and teen dating violence.
Statewide 24-Hour Hotline -- Voice/TDD
The New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence
PO Box 353
Concord, NH 03302-0353
Hotline: 24-Hr Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-866-644-3574 24-Hr Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-277-5570
Phone: (603) 224-8893
The NH Coalition is comprised of 14 member programs throughout the state that provide services to survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence, stalking or sexual harassment. You do not need to be in crisis to call. Services are free, confidential, and available to everyone regardless of age, race, religion, sexual preference, class or physical ability. These services include:
* 24 Hour Crisis Line.
* Emergency Shelter and transportation.
* Legal advocacy in obtaining restraining orders against abusers.
* Hospital and court accompaniment.
* Information about and help in obtaining public assistance.
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