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Welcome

Your safety is our first priority at the Montgomery County Family Justice Center.
The Center co-locates multiple agencies in a safe and secure facility to provide
coordinated advocacy, government, civil legal services and social services
for victims of domestic violence and their children.

Eligibility

Anyone who is experiencing or has experienced domestic violence is eligible to receive services.

All the services at the Family Justice Center are free of charge and can be provided in any language.

Walk-ins are welcome, there is no need for an appointment.


We have living room and kitchen facilities for clients, with a specially designed play room for children.

Services

Client Assistance Services
Client Assistants provide victims with support and resources in a non-
judgmental manner. Client Assistants also work with victims to create Safety Plans
to protect themselves and their children.

Counseling
On-site therapists are available to respond to the emotional needs of
victims and provide tools and support during the healing process.
Counseling is also available for children who witness domestic violence.

Career Counseling
A Career Coach is available at the Center to provide employment and job
skills counseling.

Basic Needs Services
Client Assistants provide victims with referrals to agencies that
can directly assist with shelter, food, clothing and other basic needs.

Legal Advice and Representation
Attorneys provide pro bono legal assistance for Protective Orders and
family law matters.

Immigration Legal Services
Attorneys provide direct legal immigration services to foreign-born victims
and their families.

Video Conference Protective Order Program
Client Assistants help with completing Protective Order Petitions, and the
hearings for Temporary Protective Orders can be held at the Center using
a video conferencing system.

Law Enforcement and Criminal Services
Police Detectives and staff from the State's Attorney's Office assist victims
seeking to file criminal charges.

Location and Hours

Location
600 Jefferson Plaza, Suite 500
Rockville, MD 20852

Free parking is available in the building's garage, located on the
Jefferson Street side. The Center is also walking distance from the
Rockville Metro Station (Red Line) and several bus stations.

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
8:30am - 5:00pm

Contact Information
Telephone: 240-773-0444