Legal Services for Domestic Violence Victims by The Retreat

Attorney Services & Legal Advocacy

The Retreat’s attorney services program increases timely access to legal services and representation for domestic abuse survivors.

Attorney Services Program

The Retreat’s attorney services program increases timely access to legal services and representation for domestic abuse survivors. Our staff attorney addresses the many legal concerns that threaten survivors’ safety and recovery.
  • Housing law
  • Employment law
  • Disability law
  • Property law
  • Immigration law

Legal Advocacy Program

The Retreat’s staff of trained legal advocates accompany survivors to court and explain the legal process. Advocates assist survivors of domestic abuse and sexual assault with understanding their legal rights regarding orders of protection, custody and visitation, child support, and other legal matters.

Working with the New York Office of Victim Services, our advocates provide information and assistance to innocent victims of crime for out-of-pocket expenses.

other services

Our staff is committed to providing empathetic and culturally aware services.

The Retreat offers counseling in individual, family or group settings.

We will assess your needs and find the resources available to you.

Located on Eastern Long Island, provides housing for up to 18 adults and children.