LAWHELPNY.ORG

LAWHELPNY.ORG

 
General Information
Description of ServiceLawHelpNY 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
Geographical 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 Operation Internet only 24/7. LiveHelp online chat available Monday-Friday 9am-9pm, not available most holidays
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Quisquella Addison
Contact's Position Program Director
Contact's Email qaddison@probono.net
Physical Site Address 1 c/o Pro Bono Net 151 West 30th Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip New York, New York 10001
Service Location Email info@nylawhelp.org
Web Address www.lawhelpny.org or www.ayudalegainy.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateAug19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: PRO BONO NET
Affiliated Program: LAWHELPNY.ORG
This Service: LAWHELPNY.ORG
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Information and Referral (TJ-3000)
Legal Information Services (TJ-3200.4500)
Low Income (YL-3300.4500)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)
Web Based Discussion Groups/Live Chat (TJ-1800.3300-800)