An order of protection is a court order that is designed to stop violent and/or harassing behavior and to protect you and your children from an abuser. An order of protection can also force an abuser to stay away from you and your children and to have no ... Read More


A family member, a friend, a neighbor or other concerned person who is worried about an individual who may need Protective Services for Adults (PSA) help can call the local Department of Social Services. Referrals may be made anonymously. Of course, individuals who recognize their own need for help may ... Read More


The New York State Bar Association and the New York State Unified Court System both offer a video that explains the basics of the divorce process in New York State.