LAWHELPNY.ORG

 
General Information
Description of ProgramLawHelpNY is a legal information internet portal covering all of NYS, providing referral information to all the free legal services available covering 11 areas of law, Offers a library of more than 4,000 legal fact sheets on civil legal issues including housing foreclosures, evictions and landlord-tenant issues, divorce, consumer protection, debt, immigration rights and more. Also provides LiveHelp, an online chat option staffed by trained volunteers who can provide legal referrals. Program offers free legal information only, not legal advice. Special bi-lingual Spanish website available at www.ayudalegainy.org
Geographic AreaSuffolk, Nassau
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityPrimarily serves low income, vulnerable New Yorkers facing civil legal problems, Program does not address criminal legal matters.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationInternet only 24/7. LiveHelp online chat available Monday-Friday 9am-9pm, not available most holidays.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameQuisquella Addison
Contact's PositionProgram Director
Contact's Emailqaddidson@probono.net
Physical Site Address 1c/o Pro Bono Net 151 West 30th Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipNew York, New York 10001
Main PhoneInternet only/ online resource
Program Emailinfo@nylawhelp.org
Web Addresswww.lawhelpny.orgorwww.ayudalegalny.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateAug19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
PRO BONO NET
This Program: LAWHELPNY.ORG
Affiliated Services: LAWHELPNY.ORG