Step 2: Choose a Toolkit or Article.
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This article provides information about children who are victims of domestic violence, as well as other information. This article was provided by The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) .
This video was created by Legal Aid of Northwest Texas. It addresses family violence issues that come up during the COVID-19 crisis. The questions below are excerpted from the video. This article was last updated on April 13, 2020.
This article tells you about getting divorced when there has been family violence. It was compiled from several different sources, including the National Domestic Violence Hotline.
This article explaining variations on domestic violence was written by Montgomery County Women's Center.
This article was written by TexasLawHelp. It was last updated April 29, 2020.
This article was compiled by TexasLawHelp and was last updated on May 1, 2020.
This article provides information on how survivors of family violence can get their deposits for utilities such as gas, telephone, and electricity services waived. It is adapted from content by the Texas Council on Family Violence.
This article provides information on the housing rights of victims of family violence. This article is reproduced from material by the Texas Council on Family Violence and was updated December 4, 2019, for clarity and to include a legislative update.
This article about resources for survivors of sexual assault during COVID-19 was written by Legal Aid for Survivors of Sexual Assault (LASSA).
This article about kick-out orders was written by Legal Aid Society of Lubbock.
This article provides information on domestic violence in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender relationships. It is adapted from content created by the Texas Council on Family Violence.
This article provides information on myths and facts about victims of domestic violence. This article was provided by Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid.
This article explains what peace bonds are under Texas law. It was written by Texas Legal Services Center.
This article tells you how to get a protective order and what protections it may be able to provide to you. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.
This article about safety planning was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.
This article tells you steps you can take to stay safe if you are a victim and/or survivor of domestic violence. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.
This article is an introduction to Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation ("SLAPP") lawsuits and the Texas Citizens Participation Act.
This article tells you about your rights, under Texas law, to break a lease if you are the victim of family violence. This article was written by Texas Legal Services Center.
Immigrant survivors of domestic abuse can apply for VAWA relief.