The Civil Legal Assistance Program at Legal Services of the Virgin Islands provides an opportunity to meet civil legal needs of battered women. Under the Civil Legal Assistance Grant, funds may be used to support or provide direct legal services on behalf of victims of domestic violence, including, but to limited to: cases to obtain, modify or enforce civil protection order; divorce or legal separation; spousal and child support, child custody and/or visitation; administrative matters such as access to benefits; housing and/or landlord-tenant matters; and matters related to employment, including unemployment compensation proceedings.
If you are a battered woman who needs legal assistance, call Legal Services to see if you qualify.
Where to call for Assistance
Legal Services – St. Croix 773-2626
Legal Services – St. Thomas-St. John 774-6720
Legal Services Law Help website: www.lawhelp.org/vi