The criminal justice system is charged with prosecuting perpetrators of domestic violence; however, for most victims, the criminal justice system cannot address all the effects of the abuse. In addition to the pressing need to escape the violence, victims often face a variety of…
The Center for Victim and Human Rights has recently entered into a new community partnership with Sun King Brewery in Downtown Indianapolis. Check out the post on Sun King Brewery’s blog that describes the CVHR’s work to help victims of crime and human rights
“$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
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.