ACLU of the National Capital Area
1400 20th Street NW, Suite 119
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 457-0800

  • Handles limited cases on constitutional issues in DC area

DC Public Defender Office:
Institutional Services Program

  • Provides legal advice and assistance to prisoners in DC correctional facilities on general issues of conditions of confinement

Offender Rehabilitation Division
633 Indiana Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20004
Phone: (202) 628-1200; (800) 341-2582
Fax: (202) 824-2423

Visitors' Services Center
1422 Massachusetts Avenue, S.E.
Washington, DC 20003
Phone: (202) 544-2131
Fax: (202) 543-1572

  • Establishes visits to the DC jail; welcomes ex-offenders to use facilities; offers re-entry resources

Washington Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs:
Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project; DC Prisoners' Project
11 Dupont Circle, NW Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 319-1000
Spanish: (202) 319-1011, ext.  222
Fax: (202) 319-1010
TTY: (202) 319-1075

  • Provides legal services to DC code offenders and other groups with civil rights claims; provides information and referrals; has reentry information for DC area available online

Woodhull Freedom Foundation
1325 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20008  
Phone: (202) 628-3333        
Fax: (202) 628-3330 

  • The Woodhull Freedom Foundation and Federation (WFF) work through research, advocacy, and public education to affirm sexual freedom as a fundamental human right.
  • We address laws, government policies, and corporate practices that restrict sexual freedom and discriminate against people on the basis of their consensual sexual expression