Our services

The intervention centre offers services to people of all ages including children and youth.

We offer consultations in person or over the telephone and other technology. For personal appointments it is advised to make prior appointment over the telephone or e-mail. During office hours it is possible to visit without prior appointment, however, depending on the capacities of the centre at the given time we cannot guarantee an immediate consultation.

Our services are free of charge and discrete. We ensure anonymity in case of need.

Social and Legal consulting

  • Developing safety plans

  • Search for viable solutions to difficult life situations

  • Assisting the cooperation with the police and other institutions

  • Assistance with social support 

  • Provision of consecutive services (e.g. shelters, housing)

  • Accompaniment and support during court hearings

Legal consulting

  • Assistance with preparations of court proposals concerned with the extension of expulsion of a violent person

  • Solving the divorce procedure -helping with divorce proposal and the adjustment of ratios of minors 

  • Solving household situations - clarifying the process and options, helping with eviction

  • Assistance with criminal complaints - explaining the procedure, help with the submission

  • Preparation for court hearings

Psychological support

  • Crisis intervention

  • Psychological consulting and therapy for both victims of domestic violence as well as the perpetrators (for corrective and preventive aims)

  • Socio-therapeutic support groups

For whom are our services intended

Social and legal consulting and help with the assertion of one's rights and entitlements and the arrangements of personal matters

  • Persons under threat of domestic violence after police expulsion under § 44, Act no. 273/2008 cc., Police of Czech Republic within the Prague region

  • Persons under threat of domestic violence in absence of police arrest or expulsion

  • Persons older than age of 16 (can use legal protection under § 403, Act no. 292/2013 cc.,)

  • Victims and persons under threat of domestic violence below the age of 16 after police expulsion under § 44, Act no. 273/2008 cc., Police of Czech Republic within the Prague region must be accompanied by their legal representative or accompanied by Child Protection Services worker

  • Persons who were under threat of domestic violence in the past and require support to resolve its impacts

  • Relatives of persons under threat of domestic violence who seek help and support

Target group does not include:

  • Perpetrators of domestic violence

  • Persons expelled by the police within the police expulsion under § 44, Act no. 273/2008 cc., Police of Czech Republic within the Prague region

  • couples / cases of reciprocal and retaliatory violence

  • persons dealing exclusively with proprietary matters

 

Psychological consulting and therapy

Socio-therapeutic help

  • Persons under threat of domestic violence after police expulsion under § 44, Act no. 273/2008 cc., Police of Czech Republic within the Prague region

  • Persons under threat of domestic violence in absence of police arrest or expulsion

  • Persons who were under threat of domestic violence in the past and require support to resolve its impacts

  • Persons who commit violent behaviour in their relationships and who have been expelled by the police under the police expulsion under § 44, Act no. 273/2008 cc., Police of Czech Republic within the Prague region

  • Persons who commit violent behaviour in their relationships and have not been expelled

Target group does not include:

  • Individuals and couples who deal with matters unrelated to domestic violence

Circumstances under which we cannot provide our services

  1. acute intoxication by alcohol or other addictive substance

  2. aggressive behaviour or expression

  3. symptoms of mental health problems that prohibit reception of our services

© 2017 Intervenční centrum, CSSP

Chelčického 39, Praha 3 - Žižkov

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