Victims Rights

Center for Community Solutions


460 N. Magnolia, El Cajon, CA 92020

4508 Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109

Cara Kiggins, Sexual Assault Victim Advocacy Services Manager


Gail Mendez, Access to Justice Manager

English and Spanish

  • Case management
  • Safety planning
  • Advocacy and accompaniment in criminal justice system and family court
  • Screening for legal issues related to sexual assault, including restraining orders, and/or employment, education, housing, and privacy
  • Links to shelter, counseling and other resources
  • Assistance with temporary restraining orders, and issues related to sexual assault that impact housing, employment, education, and/or privacy rights.
  • Services are free and confidential

La Maestra


Legal Advocacy Services
4060 Fairmount Ave.
San Diego, CA 92105


English, Spanish, Vietnamese


Legal advocates offer assistance with:

  • Forms for Family Law (divorce, custody, visitation, and child support)
  • Services for Survivors of Crime
  • Victim Compensation Application Process
  • Domestic Violence Victim Services
  • Human Trafficking Victim Services
  • Sexual Assault Victim Services
  • Restraining Orders
  • Elder Abuse
  • Personal Safety Planning
  • Finding Safe Housing for Crime Victims (emergency shelter)
  • Safe-at-Home Authorized Agency
  • Referrals to Network of Attorneys