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WHO TO CALL
The National Domestic Violence Hotline (thehotline.org)
WHERE TO FILE FOR A TEMPORARY PROTECTIVE ORDER
To apply for a Temporary Protective Order, you must arrive by 3:00 p.m. Their hours of service are:
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed weekends and holidays.
Family Violence Intervention Program
The Family Violence Intervention Program provides assistance with the filing of protection order applications.
Phone: (702) 455-3400
Address: 601 North Pecos Road, Ste. ADG-450, Las Vegas, Nevada 89101-2408
Japanese American Society of Nevada (JASN)
Asian/Pacific Islander Domestic Violence Resource Project
Safe House - www.safehousenv.org
Provides safe shelter, support, advocacy, counseling and education to victims of domestic violence.
921 American Pacific Dr. Suite 300
Henderson, NV, 89014
Telephone – 702-451-4203
24 Hour Hotline - (702) 564-3227
Safe Nest - www.safenest.org
Safe Nest operates a 24-hour Crisis Hotline where trained professionals and volunteers assist callers with crisis intervention, ranging from safety planning to protection orders and obtaining safe shelter.You do not need to be ready to take action when you call the hotline. Hotline workers can help you explore options, provide referrals and just lend an ear. You may call “just to talk” about your situation or to get more information.
Dial (702) 877-0133
2915 W Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, Nevada
Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada
Legal Aid Center is a nonprofit law firm dedicated to providing direct legal representation, counsel and advice and community legal education to those who cannot afford an attorney.
Phone: (702) 386-1070
Address: 725 E. Charleston Blvd. Las Vegas, Nevada 89104
Boyd School of Law Free Legal Classes
UNLV's William S. Boyd School of Law offers free legal education classes to the community in Bankruptcy, Divorce, Custody/Child Support, etc.
Family Law Self Help Center
The Family Law Self-Help Center has been serving the community since 1999. The center operates through a partnership between the courts in Clark County and the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada. The center is operated and staffed through a contract with the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada.
RESOURCES FOR ADVOCATES