“$10,000 awarded to the Center for Victim and Human Rights for protection order and family law legal assistance to domestic violence victims.” http://www.womensfund.org/blog-and-news/2015/november/womens-fund-of-central-indiana-awards-157500-to-17-nonprofits-
Despite our successes, there are still too few civil attorneys available to provide low-cost or pro bono legal assistance. There are not enough attorneys capable of handling the full spectrum of legal issues that victims face. Very simply, the greatest need is
October is National Domestic Violence Awareness month, and although those that are connected with addressing this issue understand the physical and psychological impact all too well, we tend to forget that this is an issue that affects the broader community.
The Center for Victim and Human Rights (CVHR) is a 501(c)(3) organization that was established in 2008 with the specific purpose of providing comprehensive legal representation to victims of crime and human rights abuses, who often lack the safety and resources necessary to access available legal remedies.