Many local laws and courts have been affected by COVID-19. Please use the search for legal help tool to find a legal aid organization or self help center near you for accurate information and more support.
If you cannot afford the filing fee or other court costs, you may qualify to have these fees and costs waived by the court.
Read about where to file your lawsuit or case. Information on jurisdiction and venue.
The purpose of this Email Hotline is for WomensLaw to provide basic legal information, referrals, and emotional support.
This section will give you general guidelines for how to best prepare yourself for court.
Whatever the reason, you have the right to represent yourself, to be your own lawyer in all cases in California.
The Constitution; Executive and Administrative Laws; County, Appellate, Supreme Court, and Federal Districts; State Legislation; and Legal Guides.
This resource includes information about reporting and receiving help for domestic violence on military bases. What are the differences between the military justice system and the civil justice system? What is an MPO (Military Order of Protection)? Are MPO's and civil protective orders valid wherever I go?
V-WISE is committed to women Veterans by providing them the tools to become successful entrepreneurs.
For help with treatment and health care related to experiences of MST, please contact your local VA Medical Center and ask to speak to the MST Coordinator.
Do a quick search to find the forms that you need here.
Applications (online and PDF) for disability compensatation and various benefits, employment resources, and the National Resource Directory.
This page includes information about Military Protective Orders and their protection on military bases
The e-VETS Resource Advisor assists Veterans, Service Members and all those who support them to quickly and easily navigate information and resources on a range of topics, including: benefits and compensation, education and training, employment, family and caregiver support, health, homeless assistance, housing, transportation and travel, other services and resources, state-specific information and resources.
My HealtheVet is VA"s online personal health record. It was designed for Veterans, active duty Servicemembers, their dependents and caregivers.
This program ensures that women who have gone through military training have the opportunity to benefit from a mentor who shares a common history and/or works as a corporate professional in their area of interest.
The WTRP, designed to treat women Veterans, active duty service members, National Guard, and Reservists with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), is the first residential program of its kind and is open to women across the country. Many of the women who are referred to the program have experienced traumas that include but are not limited to military sexual trauma (MST), combat trauma, and training accidents.
Patient Advocates are highly trained professionals who can help resolve your concerns about any aspect of your health care experience.
Learn more about the changing face of women Veterans and what VA is doing.