Legal Advocacy

Northland Family Help Center’s Legal Advocate is  trained to provide advocacy to people fleeing intimate partner violence, on legal issues impacting them and their children. Areas of advocacy and training may include; Civil, Criminal and Family Court Procedure, Orders of Protection (OP), Parenting Time and Legal Decision Making, Divorce and Separation, and Court Mediation Process.

Every client is offered extensive safety planning and information on Victims’ Rights and Victim Compensation. For people who still live in an unsafe situation, a safe relationship exit plan can be developed as well.

This is a Community Based Service that is free for those who are eligible. Please call Heather Marcy at 928-233-4306 for more information.

Learn more about Orders of Protection.

Interactive Legal Glossary

Arizona Victim Compensation Information

Victims’ Rights

Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence’s Legal Advocacy Hotline 1-800-782-6400