Where to File a PFA

You can file a Protection from Abuse Petition with an attorney, with advocate assistance, or through the Bail Administration Office. You may wish to see an attorney or other persons knowledgeable about abuse to discuss whether a protection order is what you need or want. You may contact a private attorney or one of the following offices:
  • Bail Administration
    50 N. Duke St.
    Second Floor
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    717-295-3584
  • Domestic Violence Legal Clinic
    35 E. Orange St.
    Second Floor
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    717-291-5826
  • Lawyers Referral Services
    28 E. Orange St.
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    717-393-0737