Domestic Violence

questions & answers

Question: I am an immigrant on a work visa. I got married to a US citizen a month ago. He abuses me physically and emotionally.I am scared about deportation, if I take any legal action.

Answer:

If a person is in danger of being harmed physically, they should call 911 right away. Some resources are listed below:

1. Phoenix Rescue Mission 1801 South 35th Ave Phoenix, Arizona 85009 602-233-3000 or 602-346-3332

2. Umom Family Shelter 3320 East Van Buren Street Phoenix, Arizona 602-275-4533

3. Nova Safe Haven 210 South 12th Ave Phoenix, Arizona 602-528-0758

4. Our Family 3830 East Bellevue Street Tucson, Arizona 85716 520-323-1708

If detailed legal advice is needed, please visit our website for legal aid options.

QUESTIONS

  • I am an immigrant on a work visa. I got married to a US citizen a month ago. He abuses me physically and emotionally.I am scared about deportation, if I take any legal action.

STORIES

  • Age discrimination in the workplace. . .
  • He told me that I could actually get all the money I needed by using my home as collateral. . .
  • I just helped my mother, age 89, deal with her Medicare HMO. . .

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OTHER LEGAL RESOURCES

  • State Bar of Arizona
    www.azbar.org
  • Maricopa County Bar
    www.maricopabar.org
    Referral number 602-257-4434
  • Pima County Bar
    www.pimacountybar.org
    Referral number 520-623-4625
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline
    800-799-7233
  • Bankruptcy Court Self Help Center
    866-553-0893
  • Certified Legal Document Preparer Program
    Link

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