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Louisiana Appleseed Center for Law and Justice
1 - 3 weeks
Can be done remotely
New Orleans, Louisiana

Posted October 20
Member since 2020-06-30

Project Overview

We would like a graphic designer and copy editor to create an infographic on how to request a protective order for people in domestic violence situations.
In a recent article, Jefferson Parish cited that the homicide rate for domestic violence situation have doubled this year, likely due to the stay-at-home orders resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. Free legal service organizations have also reported an increase in calls requesting assistance with leaving a violent home situation--more calls than they can reasonably assist. To address these incredible statistics, Louisiana Appleseed created a series of how-to videos with support from the Louisiana Bar Foundation's Community Partnership Panels that educate the public on how to secure a temporary restraining order or protective order. Our goal with this project is to direct the public to our videos and otherwise educate the public on a court process that could mean life or death in Louisiana.
We have created the video series and it is live on at We are also setting up video sessions with domestic violence shelters across the state wherein staff can ask questions about the process to a practicing attorney from their area. This is a form of train-the-trainer that will allow direct service providers to domestic violence survivors that do not have access to a full-time attorney to increase their capacity to serve.

Nonprofit Overview

Louisiana Appleseed solves our state's toughest problems at their root cause by creating and increasing Access to Justice, Opportunity, and Education. We believe that our state will be stronger through fair and equitable access to the courts, the economy, and public schools. To accomplish this, we build bridges between vulnerable communities and our extensive network of pro bono professionals to develop meaningful and sustainable solutions that help justice take root.


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