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Get an evidence support letter from an Independent Sexual Violence Advisor/Advocate

Use this letter to get proof from an Independent Sexual Violence Advisor/Advocate to provide evidence of domestic violence, if you are applying for legal aid.

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Evidence support letter from an Independent Sexual Violence Advisor/Advocate

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To get a copy of a document referring you to a domestic violence specialist support service, you should:

  • fill in the sample letter as much as you can
  • send it to the domestic violence specialist support service

The letter should have your name and the name of your ex-partner as the abuser.

You can use this as evidence if you’re applying for legal aid to help you divorce or separate from an abusive partner.

Published 8 January 2018