Legal Advocate (Area South Police Station) - The Network

Website Family Rescue

Breaking the cycle of domestic violence.

The Legal Advocate will assist in the development and implementation of services for adult victims of domestic violence. The Advocate will provide all necessary advocacy, and link clients to needed services. The Legal Advocate has the responsibility to provide information and IDVA advocacy and support to clients of the agency. Assist clients, in the court setting, in obtaining Orders of Protection. Other duties may include:

Provide coordination and advocacy with law enforcement officers, judges, state’s attorney, and clerk of the circuit court on behalf of victims of domestic violence, to ensure provision of services

On behalf of the clients and or the agency, will coordinate and advocate with outside entities which may include social service organizations, mental health organizations, substance abuse organizations and or other legal/law enforcement agencies.

Provide community presentations/trainings

To apply for this job please visit familyrescue.applicantpool.com.