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WVC 48 - 26 - 202
PART II. DEFINITIONS.

§48-26-202. Advocacy defined.

     "Advocacy" means assisting victims and survivors of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking or human trafficking, and their children, in securing rights, remedies and services, by directly providing for, or referring to public and private agencies to provide for, safety planning; shelter; housing; legal services; outreach; counseling; case management; information and referral; training; employment; child care; health care; transportation; financial literacy education, financial planning and related economic empowerment services; parenting and other educational services; and other support services. Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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