Attention lawyers! Your expertise is needed to help unchain women from marriages they didn't choose.
No family law experience? Unchained offers free training -- worth 8 or more CLE credits in NJ and NY, and 6.5 CLE credits in PA.
Next course: November 11, 2016
End Child Marriage in the U.S.
Child marriage is legal in the U.S., and thousands of children, as young as 12, have wed recently - but Unchained's push to end child marriage is gaining momentum. Bills are now pending in four states: MD, NJ, NY and VA.
You can help! Learn more, read the op-ed Unchained wrote in the New York Times and sign the petition.
Unchained at a Glance
Unchained is the only nonprofit in the US dedicated to helping women leave or avoid arranged/forced marriages and rebuild their lives.
In four years, with an almost all-volunteer staff, Unchained has helped or is helping more than 200 women and girls across the US.
We're the subject of an upcoming documentary film, produced by Women Rising!