"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 2016 Regular Session
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