Legal Advice, legal Assistance and Legal Representation will be available in the following civil cases: • Gender discrimination; • Claims in Domestic Violence and Gender Based Violence cases; • Matrimonial issues; and • Child Abuse, Custody, alimony, paternity test and maintenance rights.
RENEW shall provide the following legal aid services in criminal cases:
• Legal Advice; and • Legal Assistance including:
Filing application for bail process in cases of Domestic violence
Assist in securing protection order
Facilitating and Referral to the relevant agency
Legal Representation; through Retained legal firm.
Legal Representation in civil matters;
Legal representation in civil matters will entail representing vulnerable women and male victims of domestic violence for the following: (1) Claims for child support; (2) Claims for spousal support; (3) Matrimonial issues; (4) Claims for remedial services and other relief (medical bills, incident expenses, and others) (5) Child custody.
Legal Representation in criminal matters;
1) Women and children in Self defense 2) Allegation of sexual assault, DV 3) single parents seeking child support from ex-partners, 4) victims of domestic violence, 5) parents seeking custody, support or access of children