Improving the safety & experience of women & their children as they proceed through the family law process after leaving an abusive relationship


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Legal information & tips

Family Court & Beyond is a website, workbook & court organizer designed for women & their advocates

Virtual Legal Clinic

Free legal advice on family law issues for women in Ontario who are dealing with abuse

Pandemic Community of Practice

Where can women’s advocates get support during the pandemic? The Pandemic Community of Practice

What does family law have to do with violence against women?

What people have to say about Luke's Place

"I was lost. I did not know how to deal with the family legal system. Luke’s Place was there for me every step of the way."

- Service user, Durham Region

“Very relevant info that is extremely useful.”

- Lawyer, online lawyer's course

"Very informative. Valuable information. So helpful in the work we do.”

- Community organization manager, in-person training

"Exceptional contributions to the improvement of the justice system through public legal education, research or other means"

- Ontario Bar Association, announcing award to Luke's Place