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Protection from Abuse in Maine: First Steps & Frequently Asked Questions

A Protection from Abuse Order is a Court Order that can help protect you and your children from people who are a threat to you. You can get a Protection from Abuse Order against: -your spouse or ex-spouse, someone who you live with or used to live with, your current or former dating partner or intimate partner, anyone who has stalked you or sexually assaulted you... more...

Derechos del Inquilino: Víctimas de la Violencia Doméstica, Asalto Sexual y Acecho

en inglés     A partir del 15 de octubre del 2015, un inquilino de Maine que es víctima de violencia doméstica, asalto sexual o acoso sexual cuenta  con nuevas protecciones legales. En general, esta ley busca disminuir el impacto sobre las víctimas que son inquilinos, dándoles más opciones para manejar su vida diari more...

Healthcare Resources for Maine Children Who Have Experienced Violence

How does domestic violence affect children? Violence and trauma can have long-lasting effects on children who witness or experience violent events. The National Child Traumatic Stress Network The National Child Traumatic Stress Network offers this advice and self-help information to parents who are concerned about trauma to their children, especially in domestic violence situations. more...

How Does Domestic Violence Affect Children?

What can I do to help my children cope? more...

How to Delete Revenge Porn

Revenge Porn is a fast growing area of sexual abuse. A new Maine law makes posting revenge porn illegal. Learn how to protect yourself if you become a victim. more...

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