Category Archives: Abuse

Who Gets To Stay In The Home Until The Divorce Is Final?

When a couple separates, one of the first questions is who will stay, and who will leave the marital home. Sometimes both will stay: this is rarely a good long-term solution, although there are some situations where it makes economic sense to do this. Ideally, the parties would come to an understanding about this, and […]

PROTECTION FROM ABUSE IN PENNSYLVANIA

Domestic Violence Resources In Pennsylvania There is a wealth of resources available in Pennsylvania for victims of domestic violence. A good place to start is the website of the Pennsylvania Coalition against Domestic Violence: www.pcadv.org. They have a directory of local programs, and a hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233). In Blair County, there is a local shelter, […]