A Guide to Ordering Our Brochures
To Download for Free
Please click on any of the brochures below to view and download them onto your computer. All of these brochures can be downloaded and re-printed for your own personal use.
To Have Mailed for Free (Limited Quantities and within Maryland Only)
You can order up to 100 brochures to be mailed to you for FREE each fiscal year (10/1 – 9/30). You can request up to 30 of each brochure (For example, you can request 10 of all of our full-size brochures, or 25 each of all four in our “Shoe Card” Collection). Please allow 1-2 weeks for your order to be processed. If you need your order sooner, you may pick them up from our office (see Pick Up option below).
To Pick Up for Free (Limited Quantities)
If you need up to 150 brochures, you can pick them up from our office in Lanham. In this case, please indicate on the form below which brochures you’d like and how many of each (up to 50 of each). Please indicate in your message that you will pick them up and the date they will be picked up. Please allow at least one full business day for processing. You may call ahead to ensure that your request was received, processed, and is ready for pick-up. Pick up times are Monday through Friday from 9:00 am-5:00 pm. Please call 301-429-3601 to check availability after 5:00 pm. Orders must be picked up within 5 business days.
To Order at Cost (Larger Quantities)
For larger quantities (over 100 total or more than 30 of each to be mailed OR over 150 total or more than 50 of each to pick up), or if you’ve received the maximum amount of free publications for the year, you are welcome to purchase these brochures at cost plus shipping. Sales tax may apply. In the box below, please indicate which brochures you’d like, how many of each that you need, and we will email a quote to you. You can pay by check or we can invoice you through Paypal.
For Out of State Requests
All of our brochures are focused on Maryland laws, information and resources. For out of state brochure requests, each brochure will now have an associated cost and shipping charges will apply.
It Shouldn’t Hurt to Go Home
A popular booklet about domestic violence known as our “purple book” and “blue book.” Please note that our domestic violence handbooks both in English and in Spanish are out out-of-print. We will release new, updated English and Spanish versions of the handbooks by the end of Summer 2016.
NEW! Strategies for a Safer Future: A Guide to Obtaining Protective & Peace Orders in Maryland (currently available in English only)
What to Do when your Home Isn’t Safe: Obtaining Protective Orders and Peace Orders/Que debe hacer cuando su hogar no es SEGURO (Spanish only)
A guide for victims who are considering seeking civil legal protection from the courts in Maryland. (.24ȼ each for out of state requests)
Domestic Abuse: A Problem at any Age
Older adults can experience domestic violence at the hands of an intimate partner, an adult child, or a caregiver. (.23ȼ each for out of state requests)
Stalking: A Guide for Victims (English only)
This brochure contains information on stalking, how to get help, and how to safety plan. (.19ȼ each for out of state requests)
Domestic Violence and the Workplace: It’s Everybody’s Business (English only)
A brochure for employers and employees. (.14ȼ each for out of state requests)
The Shoe Card Collection
Tri-fold help cards so small and so discrete that they can fit in a shoe! (.12ȼ each for the light blue teen shoe card and .14ȼ each for the English, Spanish and LGTB shoe cards for out of state requests)
A resource for faith based communities
If your order is time-sensitive, please contact us at (301) 429-3601 or firstname.lastname@example.org to follow-up on your order and to verify that it has been received.