Court Accompaniment

Appearing in court can be a scary experience. It can be an intimidating atmosphere that can make you feel victimized all over again. Our amazing advocates are available to stand by your side and support you during this difficult time. Our advocates cannot serve as attorneys, but we can help you find quality legal assistance at a lowered cost. Currently, HDVS advocates can be present at criminal and restraining order proceedings.

Please call our Support Line (707-443-6042) to arrange for an advocate to be with you on your upcoming court date.

The Superior Court of California, County of Humboldt, behind a line of Silent Witnesses. Each figure represents a Humboldt County resident who died because of intimate partner violence.