MARY’s Story: Breaking
THE CYCLE OF VIOLENCE
My Partners attorney negotiated an agreement that provided me with protection from Josh, provided Josh limited visitation with Grace, and included child support that enabled us to have a safe home away from him. The day the agreement was finalized, I cried tears of joy. It was a relief to know that we would finally be safe.
Advocating for Victims
Partners strives for systemic change that can benefit all survivors, including the vast majority of whom navigate the courts on their own. We do this by serving on court committees, proposing new policies, providing…
Break the Cycle of Domestic Violence 2021
Thank you to everyone who joined us on Sunday, October 3 for our first-ever hybrid Break the Cycle of Domestic Violence 5K Walk! It was a wonderful day filled with friends and fun. Thank you to our walkers, sponsors, donors,…
Pro Bono Profile: Laurie J. Sands, Esq.
Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP Attorney Laurie J. Sands first learned about Partners in 2018 when her firm publicized a Partners domestic violence training session. Laurie decided to attend the training because…
The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey awarded Partners a grant to support our efforts to expand access to legal services for victims by creating a user-friendly website for victims to access our services and to support the future launch of the volunteer resource portal.