Community partners New Orleans Family Justice Center is a 501(c) (3) organization operated by the New Orleans Family Justice Alliance - Board of Directors. Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans Crescent House Immigration Legal Services Project Save Children’s Bureau of Greater New Orleans C.C.R. Anti-Stalking Assistance Program City of New Orleans Blueprint for Safety Project Domestic Violence Advisory Council Office of Public Health Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement Metropolitan Center for Women and Children New Orleans Children’s Advocacy Center New Orleans Family Justice Alliance New Orleans Police Department Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office New Orleans Family Justice Center nofjc.org 701 Loyola Ave., Suite 201 New Orleans, LA 70113 504-592-4005 CRISIS LINE 24 hour assistance 504-866-9554 Southeast Louisiana Legal Services Trauma Recovery Services Tulane University Domestic Violence Law Clinic United Way of Southeast Louisiana U.S. Attorney’s Office Eastern District of LA This project is supported by Subgrant No. D71-8-002 awarded by the Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement (2007-WEAX-K001) through the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice. The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women. Anti-Stalking Program (C.C.R.) – Coordinates the Stalking Network and educational outreach to train and inform the community and agencies about stalking issues and to be a resource to victims of stalking. MISSION: New Orleans Family Justice Center is a partnership of agencies dedicated to ending family violence, child abuse, sexual assault, and stalking through prevention and coordinated response by providing comprehensive client-centered, empowerment services in a single location. VISION: Our vision is a future where we all work together to meet the needs of family violence, child abuse, sexual assault, and stalking survivors through comprehensive and accessible services, education and perpetrator accountability. Through a coordinated and co-located model we strive to break the vicious generational cycle and community impact of family violence, child abuse, sexual assault, and stalking. Service Pledge We promise to: Provide survivor-centered services. Provide community outreach and education. Create an atmosphere and culture of empowerment. Enhance partner collaboration and excellence. nofjc.org Child Advocacy Center – Children’s Hospital Child-focused, facility-based program in which representatives from many disciplines, including law enforcement, child protection, prosecution, mental health, medical and victim advocacy, and child advocacy, work together to conduct interviews and make team decisions about investigation, treatment, management and prosecution of child abuse cases. Children’s Bureau Private non-profit agency that provides specialized counseling services for children who have been exposed to family violence and other types of traumatic situations. New Orleans Family Justice Alliance Speak Up! – Teen Dating Violence Prevention Program Moving Forward - Transitional Housing Program Invest in Yourself - Education and Employment Program Trauma Recovery Services - provides sexual assault crisis counseling. Services include individual and group counseling, medical advocacy, referrals, outreach, and education. Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office Advocates provide support and resources to survivors with pending criminal cases. Assistant District Attorneys are on-site to work with victims and witnesses to prepare cases for trial in Criminal District Court and Municipal Court. Crescent House Healing & Empowerment Center Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans Crescent House provides comprehensive free services. Services include: Counseling (Individual and Group) Crisis Intervention 24-hour Crisis Line Comprehensive Case Management Community Training and Education Intervention Services for Children Emergency Safe Shelter Legal Advocacy Project Save – Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans Project SAVE provides free, emergency legal representation to survivors in Orleans Parish. Services may include temporary restraining and protective orders, temporary child support, custody, and use of property. Immigration Legal Program – Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans Provides a broad range of immigration counseling and representation to immigrants and their families. Southeast Louisiana Legal Services Provides civil legal services to victims of domestic violence for protection from abuse which may include temporary custody, temporary child support and use and occupancy of the home. After obtaining the protection order, our attorneys will handle divorce, long term child custody issues and enforcement of the protection orders. NOPD Domestic Violence Unit and Sexual Assault Unit Specialized Investigative Units responsible for conducting follow-up investigations of all Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault crimes. The specialized units provide assistance to victims throughout the Judicial Process as well as information regarding various support groups. “A Community Partnership that cares for Hurting Families” Sexual Assault Program – Metropolitan Women & Children’s Services Provides sexual assault crisis counseling. Services include individual and group counseling, medical advocacy, referrals, outreach, and education. Tulane Domestic Violence Law Clinic The Domestic Violence Clinic provides civil legal services to survivors seeking protective orders, divorces and custody of their children.