House of Ruth leads the fight to end violence against women and their children by confronting the attitudes, behaviors, and systems that perpetuate it, and by providing victims with the services necessary to rebuild their lives safely and free of fear.
Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence is a coalition that brings together victim service providers, allied professionals, and concerned individuals to reduce intimate partner violence. The coalition provides education, awareness, training, technical assistance, lethality assessment programs, advocacy, and collaboration with local, state, and national organizations.
Provides counseling and support services to people in the community hurt by sexual violence, and to eliminate sexual violence in Carroll County through education and advocacy.
Client services include: 24-hour hotline; walk-in crisis counseling; group therapy; individual therapy; accompaniment to meet with police, go to the hospital, and/or appear in court, and advocacy.
Services are available to both female and male victims as well as family members.
Community services include educational programs for schools, colleges, employers, community groups and professional organizations. Workshop topics include dating violence, domestic violence, sexual harassment, child sexual abuse prevention, and rape risk reduction programs.
Services are free and confidential.
Serves adults and youth ages 12 and older.
The Women’s Law Center of Maryland Family Law Hotline
Spanish Speaking Attorney- 877-293-2507 (leave a message)
The Women’s Law of Maryland advocates for the physical safety, economic security, and autonomy of women throughout the state.
A variety of legal services are offered in Family Law, Immigration, Domestic Violence Protective Orders, and Employment Law.