Getting Legal Assistance

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If you are a young person in the District of Columbia looking for legal help regarding an abusive relationship, please contact Break the Cycle at 202.824.0707 or

Our Services

Our attorneys assist victims of teen dating abuse and domestic violence with the following legal issues:

  • Obtaining protection or restraining orders
  • Handling violations of restraining orders
  • Child custody
  • Child support
  • Visitation
  • Divorce

In addition to legal help, we connect our clients with social services provided by other DC organizations dedicated to serving survivors of domestic violence.