CONNECT offers support and general knowledge about the court process, rape and domestic violence statutes, and other legal protections. We can assist you in applying for a Restraining Order (209A) including No Abuse, No Contact, No Trespass, Harassment Order (258E) and other options for your safety. We can also assist you through the criminal process if necessary and help you navigate through divorce, custody issues, etc. within the Probate Court.
If you need support around medical attention due to injuries sustained from sexual assault or domestic violence (including rape kit collection), CONNECT advocates will aid you through the hospital process and advocate for your best care 24-hours a day.
If you need support when reporting to the police, CONNECT advocates will accompany you to the police station and walk you through the reporting process and advocate for your best care 24-hours a day.