This brochure explains your rights when you or someone in your family is the victim of domestic violence.
This brochure explains how to represent yourself in a final hearing for your Domestic Violence Civil Protection Order case.
If you represent yourself in a Civil Protection Order hearing, you may want to introduce evidence. Evidence may include photos, text messages, or audio recordings. This brochure explains how you can present evidence in court when you represent yourself.
This brochure answer a lot of legal questions for victims of domestic violence, sexual violence, or stalking.
This brochure explains the rights victims of domestic violence have when receiving Ohio Works First (OWF), food stamps, and subsidized housing.
If you are a victim of domesetic violence, you may be able to have your Ohio Works First benefits extended beyond the normal 36-month limit. This brochure explains how you can ask to have your Ohio Works First benefits extend past the 36-month limit.
This brochure talks about the rights a survivor of domestic violence has under the Fair Housing Act and other laws.
This website has information on the domestic violence shelters and programs in all 88 Ohio counties.
This website walks you through each step of filling out a petition for a Domestic Violence Civil Protection Order, a Sexual Violence Civil Protection Order, or a Stalking Civil Protection. At the end, you will have the paperwork to print out and file with the court.
This brochure from the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges explains how you can present evidence in court if you represent yourself.
Click the link below to request services online or call our office that serves the county where you live. Briefly tell the secretary what the problem is. If you’ve received any papers from the court, you should have them handy so you can read from them.