Domestic Violence Legal Clinic

Organization Details

Organization Name:
House of Ruth Maryland, Inc.
Address:
2201 Argonne Drive,
Baltimore,
MD,
21218
Phone
410-889-0840
Email:
Organization Contact Email:
Organization Contact Name:
Organization Contact Phone:
Program uses Language Line (Y/N)
Yes
Program staff provide services in other lanuages
Spanish
Advice/Help Hotline Phone
410-889-7884
Advice/Help Hotline Days/Hours
24/7
Cost or fee (describe)
None
Eligibility-residence-county
Statewide
Eligibility-income
Maryland Legal Services Corporation Guidelines
Program Description

The Domestic Violence Legal Clinic helps survivors of domestic violence obtain protective orders, peace orders, divorce decrees, custody of their children and child support. They currently staff 17 attorneys plus paralegals and administrative staff throughout 6 offices in Maryland, including courthouse locations in Baltimore City, Hyattsville, Upper Marlboro, Silver Spring and Montgomery County.

House of Ruth can provide shelter options, children and youth services, and abuse intervention programming. 

Toll-Free Legal Hotline: 410-889-7884

Chat hours:

  • Monday – Thursday: 24 hours
  • Friday: 12 am – 8 am,
  • Saturday: unavailable
  • Sunday: 12 pm – 8 pm
Children (Child Custody, Support, Adoption)
Full Representation
Divorce
Full Representation
Domestic Violence
Full Representation
Housing - General
Full Representation
Other Topics
Full Representation
Se habla Español
Full Representation
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