Emergency Protections Order (EPO)
An EPO is a type of restraining order against another member of a family when family violence occurs. Anybody can apply for an EPO. Whether you are a child, an adult or an elderly person feeling threatened, you can apply for an EPO from the provincial court. If violence and/or threatening behavior leaves you feeling fearful, please contact us and we can guide you with your next steps.
We take family violence seriously. Our lawyers are always willing to quickly help if you or someone you know is in a crisis. We know that domestic violence does not just involve immediate physical danger, but can involve ongoing safety issues over a along period of time, for both you, your children or seniors in the home.
To that end, our goal at YYC Lawyers is to help you through the immediate crisis and to help you achieve a safer future for you and your family. We can direct you the courts to ensure that your abuser not be allowed near you or your family.
Contact Us if you or anyone you know is in danger. At YYC Lawyers, your safety is our priority.