Call-In Clinics:

NVRDC provides free one-on-one legal advice to victims of crime regarding the following areas:

Crime Victims’ Rights;

Civil Protection Orders;

Legal options under Title IX for university/college student survivors of sexual assault, intimate partner/dating violence, and stalking;

Rights for survivors of domestic violence seeking to break their lease; and

Limited advice, information, and referrals related to being a crime victim in the District of Columbia.

NVRDC attorneys are available on the first and third Tuesday of the month from 5:00PM to 7:00PM, and the second and fourth Thursday of the month from 11:30PM to 1:30PM. Please call the following number: (202) 742-1727.

Please note that due to the nature of the legal clinic, those calling in for legal advice will be limited to a brief (approximately 30 minutes) consultation with the clinic attorney.

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Know Your Rights Clinics:

NVRDC provides free monthly Know Your Rights presentations at local universities. NVRDC staff advise students about their rights in criminal, civil protection order, and Title IX cases. If you would like NVRDC to come to your university or conduct a training, please e-mail