|Who we serve|
Her Justice reaches women in all 5 boroughs of New York City
Our wide network of contacts at legal and social services agencies, hospitals and clinics, the courts and police precincts, churches and shelters, helps to spread the word about Her Justice’s free legal services in family, divorce and immigration law.
28% of the families we serve live in the Bronx
The Bronx is the City’s poorest borough and the poorest urban county in the United States.
30% of our clients live in Queens
Queens is the most ethnically diverse county in the entire United States. Nearly half of the people who live in Queens were born in a foreign country—and collectively speak more than 160 languages.
Latina women account for 53% of our clients and 25% are African-American
1 out of every 4 women we serve speaks a language other than English and cannot access the legal system without an interpreter.
85% of our clients are victims of domestic violence