LEGAL ADVOCACY

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides legal advocacy including information, referrals or accompaniment to: Family Court, Criminal Court, Domestic Violence Court, Sex Offense Court, Integrated Domestic Violence Court, police, probation department District Attorney's office. Petitions and accompaniment for orders of protection. Also provides assistance to victims and family members who are entitled to compensation through the New York State Crime Victims Board. Provides referral, application process and support. Staff includes persons with Bachelors degree in human services. All staff trained by VIBS.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaSuffolk
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish/Limited American Sign Language
EligibilityResident of Suffolk County.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-Thurs 9am-9pm Fri 9am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameLaurie Hulbert
Contact's PositionSenior Director of Advocacy
Physical Site Address 1185 Oval Drive
Physical Site City, State, ZipIslandia, NY 11749
Mailing Address 1PO Box 346
Mailing City, State, ZipCentral Islip, NY 11722-0346
Main Phone(631)360-3730
Hotline Phone(631)360-3606 HOTLINE
Web Addresswww.vibs.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateOct16
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
VICTIMS INFORMATION BUREAU OF SUFFOLK
This Program: LEGAL ADVOCACY
Affiliated Services: LEGAL ADVOCACY