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MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal
NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
213-A North Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Eligibility: Call for information
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal
NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
38 North Christian Street
Suite 200
Lancaster, PA 17602
Eligibility: Call for information
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
Abuse Network, Inc.
Abuse Network, Inc. - Mifflin County
24-Hour Hotline, Legal Advocacy, Medical Advocacy, Accompaniment, Trauma-Informed Empowerment/Options Counseling, Emergency Domestic Violence Shelter, Support Groups, Information and Referral, Community Prevention and Awareness Education
31 South Dorcas Street
Ground Floor
Lewistown, PA 17044
Eligibility: Self-declaration
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:30am to 4:00pm; Friday, 8:30am to 12:00pm; Hours by appointment, walk-ins accepted
Allegheny County Bar Association
Allegheny County Bar Association Lawyer Referral
Lawyer Referral Service offers up to a 30 minute consultation with an attorney. All cases will be screened for merit and the type of legal service required. The public can also search for lawyers using Search by legal specialties such as family law, immigration and visas, and workers' compensation, then browse by geographic locations and years of experience. The website includes details about attorneys' education, career, case history and contact information.
436 Seventh Avenue
Suite 400
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Eligibility: Open to everyone.
Hours: Weekdays 9:00am to noon and 1:00pm to 4:00pm
American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania
American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania - American Civil Liberties Union - Erie
Free legal help to those who have had their Constitutional rights violated
P.O. Box 11761
Harrisburg, PA 17108
Eligibility: Call or visit the website for more information.
Butler County BAR Association
Butler County BAR Association
Facilitate access to legal services, improve public understanding of the legal system. foster professional excellence and respect of the law and promote access to justice.
240 South Main Street
Butler, PA 16001
Chester County Bar Association
Chester County Bar Association - Access To Justice Program
The Access to Justice program provides free legal services to Chester County residents when their income is too high to qualify for Legal Aid, their case cannot be handled by Legal Aid, or their case presents a conflict for Legal Aid.Individuals must financially qualify for services but guidelines are higher then the requirements for Legal Aid. If you qualify, your case will be handled free of charge.
15 West Gay Street , 2nd Floor
West Chester, PA 19380
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Chester County Register of Wills
Chester County Register of Wills - Clerk of the Orphans' Court
Clerk of the Orphans' Court provides a variety of adoption and guardian services. Services available include: - Filings for Adoptions - Filings for Guardians of Minors and Incapacitated Persons - Issuance of Marriage Licenses
201 West Market St
Suite 2200
West Chester, PA 19380
Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
Community Legal Services - Energy Project
Energy Project Unit currently handles various client disputes with the gas, electric, and water utilities, with the priorities of preventing service shut offs and obtaining service restoration.
1424 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
Community Legal Services - Public Benefits and Welfare Unit
Public Benefits and Welfare Unit at Community Legal Services works with clients to resolve legal problems that arise in many different government benefit programs run by the Social Security Administration, Department of Public Welfare, and the Department of Insurance.
1424 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
Community Legal Services - Public Benefits and Welfare Unit - North Philadelphia
Resolves legal problems that arise in many different government benefit programs run by the Social Security Administration, Department of Public Welfare, and the Department of Insurance.
1410 West Erie Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Dauphin County Area Agency on Aging
Dauphin County Area Agency on Aging - Legal Services
Legal assistance is available free of charge to persons 60 and older. The service is limited to civil law cases and does not include fee generating cases.
2 South Second Street
Dauphin County Administration Building,
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Eligibility: Anyone age 60 years old or older
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
Dauphin County Area Agency on Aging
Referral Services for Civil Legal Matters
Referral services for simple civil legal matters which are not considered to be fee generating.
295 State Dr
Elizabethville, PA 17023
Eligibility: Anyone age 60 years old or older.
Duquesne University
Duquesne University School of Law, Tribone Center for Clinical Legal Education - Federal Litigation
Provides legal services to assist youths in navigating school disciplinary, suspension, and expulsion hearings as well as alternative education placements. Referrals come from family court as well as the Juvenile Defender Clinic.
912-914 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Duquesne University
Duquesne University School of Law - Tribone Center for Clinical Legal Education - Family Law Clinic
Students in the Family Law Clinic work under the supervision of a family law attorney to represent income-qualified clients with cases involving domestic abuse, divorce settlement, child support, and child custody. Students have opportunities to fully engage in client representation under Pennsylvania's student practice rules in the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County. The clinic provides live-client experiences and teaches students the skills of interviewing, counseling, negotiation, drafting pleadings, and advocating before the court. The Family Law Clinic assists income-qualified clients with cases involving domestic abuse, divorce settlement, conservtorships, child support, and child custody, among other family law issues.
912-914 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Duquesne University
Duquesne University School of Law, Tribone Center for Clinical Legal Education - Veterans Clinic
The Veterans Clinic assists veterans charged with non-violent offenses adjudicated through the Allegheny County Veterans Court program. The students prepare and present cases for disposition in the Court of Common Pleas and stay in touch with veterans to ensure they are following court-ordered substance abuse or mental health treatment plans offered as alternatives to incarceration. The program is one of the first criminal law veterans clinics in the country.
912-914 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Duquesne University
Duquesne University School of Law - Unemployment Compensation Clinic
The Unemployment Compensation Clinic focuses on unemployment compensation matters for low-income clients. Students receive valuable training in litigation skills for direct application in their representation of unemployment compensation clients. Each unemployment compensation case gives students experience in client interviewing, case preparation, direct and cross-examination, application of the rules of evidence, and oral presentation before a referee. All students represent multiple clients over the course of the clinic and therefore have the opportunity to develop and hone their trial advocacy skills. The Unemployment Compensation Clinic assists low-income clients with unemployment compensation matters including voluntary quit, willful misconduct, overpayment, offsets, seasonal work and eligibility issues.
912-914 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Hours: Tuesdays: 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Wednesdays: 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Duquesne University
Tribone Center for Clinical Legal Education - Civil Rights Clinic
Duquesne University School of Law's Civil Rights Clinic is a year-long in-house clinic that engages in civil rights advocacy for expungement and state pardons. Students participate in weekly training sessions addressing the applicable substantive and procedural law. Beyond the classroom, students are trained in case intake and interviewing, client counseling, fact investigation, case analysis, research, and drafting of petitions and documents.
912-914 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Eligibility: Low income
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Franklin County Legal Services
Legal Advice, Representation, and Education
Franklin County Legal Services provides legal representation, advice, and education to low-income individuals with civil legal problems in Franklin and Fulton Counties of Pennsylvania.
336 Lincoln Way East
Suite B
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Eligibility: Eligibility determined by household income and assets, conflict of interest checks, and the services available based on the legal problem.
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM (By Appointment Only)
Friends of Farmworkers d/b/a Justice at Work
Friends of Farmworkers - Community Education d/b/a Justice at Work
We support low-wage workers as they pursue economic and social justice. We do this through the provision of Legal Services, Education, and Advocacy. We advance our mission by providing free legal representation on employment-related issues to eligible workers. We also provide community education on legal rights for migrant and immigrant workers throughout the Commonwealth.
990 Spring Garden Street
Suite 300
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Generations of Indian Valley
Generations of Indian Valley - Legal Aid
Legal Aid provides free legal information to seniors including information for low cost wills and Powers of Attorney.
259 North Second Street
Souderton, PA 18964
Homeless Advocacy Project
Homeless Advocacy Project
Provides free civil legal services to individuals and families experiencing homelessness or at risk of becoming homeless in Philadelphia. Areas of assistance include: establishing eligibility for benefits programs such as Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), medical assistance and food stamps (SNAP); establishing eligibility for Veterans Compensation and Pension benefits, and upgrading discharge characterizations; enforcing custody and other family law rights; accessing shelter and other supportive services; replacing or correcting identity documents; and preserving private and subsidized housing eligibility.
1429 Walnut Street
15th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Eligibility: Philadelphians experiencing homelessness or at risk of becoming homeless.
Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania
Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania- Fair Housing Enforcement and Education Services Regional Pr
Fair Housing Enforcement and Education Services provides: - Counseling for housing discrimination victims on their rights protected under fair housing laws - Information for consumers, nonprofits, and communities on how to recognize and report violations - Testing investigation services for housing discrimination victims - Information on legal options and assistance in navigating the legal process - Random testing to ensure regional compliance with fair housing laws - Technical assistance to prevent discrimination before it occurs - Comprehensive and individually tailored education programs provided on site, online or at FHCSP's training facility in Fort Washington for private landlords, property managers, real estate professionals, consumers, homeowners' associations, housing authority staff, CDBG funded nonprofits, local government, social service agencies, etc.
500 Pinetown Road
Suite 460
Fort Washington, PA 19034
Hours: In-person consultation with the Housing Equality Center are by appointment only. Please Call
Juvenile Law Center
Junvenile Law Center - Advocacy
The Juvenile Law Center works on behalf of children who are involved in the child welfare system including abused or neglected children placed in foster homes, delinquent youth sent to residential treatment facilities or adult prisons, or children in placement with specialized services needs.
1800 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
Suite 1900B
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Hours: Please Call
La Comunidad Hispana
La Comunidad Hispana - Information & Referral
Social Assistance staff work with clients who need one-time or short term help in a crisis. These services include: Information, referral and application assistance for essential services such as utility and rent assistance, cash assistance, food stamps, affordable housing, medical assistance Employment information Translation and interpretation Advocacy Transportation Legal assistance Case Management Some clients need more intensive, long term assistance to achieve personal and financial stability. These clients are referred to a case manager, who helps them develop goal plans and works closely with them to ensure their success in accomplishing their goals. Examples of services provided by the case manager include: Development of personal, educational and financial goals Life skills training (parenting, budgeting, work readiness, etc.) Employment counseling Translation and interpretation Advocacy Transportation Legal Assistance
731 West Cypress Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 9:00 AM-5:00 PMWednesday, 1:00-8:00 PMFriday, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM
La Comunidad Hispana
La Comunidad Hispana - Legal Assistance Program
The Legal Assistance Program provides free legal assistance to low income area residents of Southern Chester County. Legal advice is provided by a licensed, experienced attorney weekly at La Comunidad Hispana. Legal advice is provided in many areas of the law including but not limited to: ▪ Immigration and Naturalization ▪ Consumer Relations ▪ Collections ▪ Landlord/ Tenant disputes ▪ Domestic relations matters including child support, custody and divorce ▪ Personal Injury and Property Damage matters including auto accidents ▪ Drivers License Problems ▪ Labor and Employment issues including Workers Compensation
731 West Cypress Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Hours: Thursday mornings from 10:30 AM-12:30 PM
Laurel Legal Services
Laurel Legal Services - Cambria County
Provides free civil legal representation to low-income clients. Cases handled include family, consumer and housing law and public benefits within program priorities. LLS assists survivors of domestic violence in Protection From Abuse actions without regard to income.
225 Franklin Street
Suite 400
Johnstown, PA 15901
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP)
General Legal Aid (Bristol)
General Legal Aid provides free civil legal services for qualifying individuals in the areas of: Protection from Abuse, Housing, Bankruptcy, Unemployment Compensation, Engagements, Public Benefits, and Social Security
1290 Veterans Highway
Box 809
Bristol, PA 19007
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP)
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania - General Legal Aid (Chester)
General Legal Aid provides free civil legal services to qualified residents of southeastern Pennsylvania.
419 Avenue of the States
Suite 605
Chester, PA 19013
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP)
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania - Public Benefits/Welfare Rights Assistance (Chester)
Public Benefits/Welfare Rights Assistance helps clients appeal denial, reduction and termination of public benefits including WIC, SNAP, SSI, TANF, and other benefits.
419 Avenue of the States
Suite 605
Chester, PA 19013
Hours: Intake hours: Monday and Wednesday from 10:00 a.m – Noon
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP)
General Legal Aid (Doylestown)
General Legal Aid provides free civil legal services to qualified individuals in the areas of: family custody law, employment law, protection from abuse, public benefits, housing problems, elder law, consumer protection and bankruptcy.
50 North Main Street
2nd Floor
Doylestown, PA 18901
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP)
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania - General Legal Aid (Pottstown)
General Legal Aid provides free civil legal services to qualified residents of southeastern Pennsylvania.
248 King Street
Pottstown, PA 19464
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP)
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania - General Legal Aid (West Chester)
General Legal Aid provides free civil legal services to qualified residents of southeastern Pennsylvania.
222 North Walnut Street
2nd Floor
West Chester, PA 19380
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP)
Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania - General Legal Aid (Norristown)
Provides free civil legal services to qualified residents of southeastern Pennsylvania. Services address: - Public and private housing; - Consumer issues; - Bankruptcy; - Protection from abuse; - Custody; - Welfare; - Social security; - Unemployment compensation; - Elder law
625 Swede Street
Norristown, PA 19401
Legal Clinic for the Disabled
Legal Clinic for the Disabled - General Legal Aid
Provides free high-quality legal services to low-income people with physical disabilities and to the deaf and hard of hearing in most areas of civil law including: Child Custody Child Support Protection from Abuse Landlord-Tenant Divorce (No-Fault) Debt Collection Medicaid Medicare Increasing access to healthcare Simple Wills Living Wills Power of Attorney
1513 Race Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102
McKean County Family Law Offices
McKean County Family Law Offices
Handles child support and divorce hearings, as well as custody mediation services. Purpose of the court is to justly decide the controversies presented. Litigation: Divorce, Child Support, Custody.
16975 Route 6
Smethport, PA 16749
Eligibility: Call for more information.
Hours: Call for more information.
Mercer County Area Agency on Aging, Inc.
Mercer County Area Agency on Aging, Inc. - Legal Assistance
Lawyers and lawyer-supervised aides provide help in resolving or preventing legal problems of eligible elderly people. Educational programs on legal or related issues are presented to older consumers at Agency senior centers.
133 North Pitt Street
Mercer, PA 16137
Eligibility: 60+, Mercer County resident
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal Services - Adams
Provides free legal services to low income individuals in civil matters. Services include legal advice, negotiations and representation before agencies and courts. Handled through advice, brief service and/or representation in court: - Representation of plaintiffs in protection from abuse cases - Custody (defendants when other party has legal representation and child snatch cases); pro se assistance for parents wishing to file for custody - Simple Divorce (pro se assistance only) - Welfare: Medical Assistance and Food Stamps denials, terminations, over payments and reductions - SSDI/Supplemental Security Income: Denials, terminations and over payments; assistance with initial applications for homeless persons - Unemployment Compensation denials and overpayments - Housing: Illegal lockouts and landlord utility shut-offs, public housing/Section 8 eviction hearings, poor housing conditions and evictions, mortgage foreclosure - Sheriff's Sales: To prevent loss of personal property or house - Guardianship for incapacitated adults over the age of 60. POA and advanced directives for individuals over the age of 60 Other matters handled through Volunteer Attorney Program (Pro Bono Project) include: - Consumer problems - School expulsions or IEP hearings - Driver's License suspension appeal hearings See MidPenn Legal Services file for brochures on the following subjects: - Government Benefits - Social Security - Medicare - Public/Subsidized Housing - SSI - Utility Bills/Shut-Offs - Bankruptcy - Mobile Home Parks - Divorce Law - Student Records - District Justices - Canceling Contracts - Repossessions - Expulsions - Debt Collection Practices - Right to an Education - Food Stamps - Eviction - Protection from Abuse - Child Custody & Visitation - Buying or Repairing a Car
128 Breckenridge Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more than 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income
Hours: Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the office and new clients should contact our Coordinated Intake Unit at 1-800-326-9177, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal
NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
128 Breckenridge Street
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Eligibility: Call for information
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal Services - Bedford
Provides free legal services to low income individuals in civil matters. Services include legal advice, negotiations and representation before agencies and courts. Handled through advice, brief service and/or representation in court: - Representation of plaintiffs in protection from abuse cases - Custody (defendants when other party has legal representation and child snatch cases); pro se assistance for parents wishing to file for custody - Simple Divorce (pro se assistance only) - Welfare: Medical Assistance and Food Stamps denials, terminations, over payments and reductions - SSDI/Supplemental Security Income: Denials, terminations and over payments; assistance with initial applications for homeless persons - Unemployment Compensation denials and overpayments - Housing: Illegal lockouts and landlord utility shut-offs, public housing/Section 8 eviction hearings, poor housing conditions and evictions, mortgage foreclosure - Sheriff's Sales: To prevent loss of personal property or house - Guardianship for incapacitated adults over the age of 60. POA and advanced directives for individuals over the age of 60 Other matters handled through Volunteer Attorney Program (Pro Bono Project) include: - Consumer problems - School expulsions or IEP hearings - Driver's License suspension appeal hearings See MidPenn Legal Services file for brochures on the following subjects: - Government Benefits - Social Security - Medicare - Public/Subsidized Housing - SSI - Utility Bills/Shut-Offs - Bankruptcy - Mobile Home Parks - Divorce Law - Student Records - District Justices - Canceling Contracts - Repossessions - Expulsions - Debt Collection Practices - Right to an Education - Food Stamps - Eviction - Protection from Abuse - Child Custody & Visitation - Buying or Repairing a Car
232 East Pitt Street
Bedford, PA 15522
Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more than 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income
Hours: Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the office and new clients should contact our Coordinated Intake Unit at 1-800-326-9177, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal
NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
232 East Pitt Street
Bedford, PA 15522
Eligibility: Call for information
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal Services - Berks
Provides free legal services to low income individuals in civil matters. Services include legal advice, negotiations and representation before agencies and courts. Handled through advice, brief service and/or representation in court: - Representation of plaintiffs in protection from abuse cases - Custody (defendants when other party has legal representation and child snatch cases); pro se assistance for parents wishing to file for custody - Simple Divorce (pro se assistance only) - Welfare: Medical Assistance and Food Stamps denials, terminations, over payments and reductions - SSDI/Supplemental Security Income: Denials, terminations and over payments; assistance with initial applications for homeless persons - Unemployment Compensation denials and overpayments - Housing: Illegal lockouts and landlord utility shut-offs, public housing/Section 8 eviction hearings, poor housing conditions and evictions, mortgage foreclosure - Sheriff's Sales: To prevent loss of personal property or house - Guardianship for incapacitated adults over the age of 60. POA and advanced directives for individuals over the age of 60 Other matters handled through Volunteer Attorney Program (Pro Bono Project) include: - Consumer problems - School expulsions or IEP hearings - Driver's License suspension appeal hearings See MidPenn Legal Services file for brochures on the following subjects: - Government Benefits - Social Security - Medicare - Public/Subsidized Housing - SSI - Utility Bills/Shut-Offs - Bankruptcy - Mobile Home Parks - Divorce Law - Student Records - District Justices - Canceling Contracts - Repossessions - Expulsions - Debt Collection Practices - Right to an Education - Food Stamps - Eviction - Protection from Abuse - Child Custody & Visitation - Buying or Repairing a Car
501 Washington Street
Fourth Floor, Suite 401
Reading, PA 19601
Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more than 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income
Hours: Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the office and new clients should contact our Coordinated Intake Unit at 1-800-326-9177, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal
NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
501 Washington Street
Fourth Floor, Suite 401
Reading, PA 19601
Eligibility: Call for information
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal Services - Blair
Provides free legal services to low income individuals in civil matters. Services include legal advice, negotiations and representation before agencies and courts. Handled through advice, brief service and/or representation in court: - Representation of plaintiffs in protection from abuse cases - Custody (defendants when other party has legal representation and child snatch cases); pro se assistance for parents wishing to file for custody - Simple Divorce (pro se assistance only) - Welfare: Medical Assistance and Food Stamps denials, terminations, over payments and reductions - SSDI/Supplemental Security Income: Denials, terminations and over payments; assistance with initial applications for homeless persons - Unemployment Compensation denials and overpayments - Housing: Illegal lockouts and landlord utility shut-offs, public housing/Section 8 eviction hearings, poor housing conditions and evictions, mortgage foreclosure - Sheriff's Sales: To prevent loss of personal property or house - Guardianship for incapacitated adults over the age of 60. POA and advanced directives for individuals over the age of 60 Other matters handled through Volunteer Attorney Program (Pro Bono Project) include: - Consumer problems - School expulsions or IEP hearings - Driver's License suspension appeal hearings See MidPenn Legal Services file for brochures on the following subjects: - Government Benefits - Social Security - Medicare - Public/Subsidized Housing - SSI - Utility Bills/Shut-Offs - Bankruptcy - Mobile Home Parks - Divorce Law - Student Records - District Justices - Canceling Contracts - Repossessions - Expulsions - Debt Collection Practices - Right to an Education - Food Stamps - Eviction - Protection from Abuse - Child Custody & Visitation - Buying or Repairing a Car
171 Lakemont Park Boulevard
Altoona, PA 16022
Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more than 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income
Hours: Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the office and new clients should contact our Coordinated Intake Unit at 1-800-326-9177, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal
NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
171 Lakemont Park Boulevard
Altoona, PA 16022
Eligibility: Call for information
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal Services - Centre/Huntingdon
Provides free legal services to low income individuals in civil matters. Services include legal advice, negotiations and representation before agencies and courts. Handled through advice, brief service and/or representation in court: - Representation of plaintiffs in protection from abuse cases - Custody (defendants when other party has legal representation and child snatch cases); pro se assistance for parents wishing to file for custody - Simple Divorce (pro se assistance only) - Welfare: Medical Assistance and Food Stamps denials, terminations, over payments and reductions - SSDI/Supplemental Security Income: Denials, terminations and over payments; assistance with initial applications for homeless persons - Unemployment Compensation denials and overpayments - Housing: Illegal lockouts and landlord utility shut-offs, public housing/Section 8 eviction hearings, poor housing conditions and evictions, mortgage foreclosure - Sheriff's Sales: To prevent loss of personal property or house - Guardianship for incapacitated adults over the age of 60. POA and advanced directives for individuals over the age of 60 Other matters handled through Volunteer Attorney Program (Pro Bono Project) include: - Consumer problems - School expulsions or IEP hearings - Driver's License suspension appeal hearings See MidPenn Legal Services file for brochures on the following subjects: - Government Benefits - Social Security - Medicare - Public/Subsidized Housing - SSI - Utility Bills/Shut-Offs - Bankruptcy - Mobile Home Parks - Divorce Law - Student Records - District Justices - Canceling Contracts - Repossessions - Expulsions - Debt Collection Practices - Right to an Education - Food Stamps - Eviction - Protection from Abuse - Child Custody & Visitation - Buying or Repairing a Car
3500 East College Ave
Suite 1295
State College, PA 16801
Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more than 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income
Hours: Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the office and new clients should contact our Coordinated Intake Unit at 1-800-326-9177, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal
NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
3500 East College Ave
Suite 1295
State College, PA 16801
Eligibility: Call for information
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal Services - Clearfield
MidPenn Legal Services provides free legal services to low income individuals in civil matters. Services include legal advice, negotiations and representation before agencies and courts. Handled through advice, brief service and/or representation in court: - Representation of plaintiffs in protection from abuse cases - Custody (defendants when other party has legal representation and child snatch cases); pro se assistance for parents wishing to file for custody - Simple Divorce (pro se assistance only) - Welfare: Medical Assistance and Food Stamps denials, terminations, over payments and reductions - SSDI/Supplemental Security Income: Denials, terminations and over payments; assistance with initial applications for homeless persons - Unemployment Compensation denials and overpayments - Housing: Illegal lockouts and landlord utility shut-offs, public housing/Section 8 eviction hearings, poor housing conditions and evictions, mortgage foreclosure - Sheriff's Sales: To prevent loss of personal property or house - Guardianship for incapacitated adults over the age of 60. POA and advanced directives for individuals over the age of 60 Other matters handled through Volunteer Attorney Program (Pro Bono Project) include: - Consumer problems - School expulsions or IEP hearings - Driver's License suspension appeal hearings See MidPenn Legal Services file for brochures on the following subjects: - Government Benefits - Social Security - Medicare - Public/Subsidized Housing - SSI - Utility Bills/Shut-Offs - Bankruptcy - Mobile Home Parks - Divorce Law - Student Records - District Justices - Canceling Contracts - Repossessions - Expulsions - Debt Collection Practices - Right to an Education - Food Stamps - Eviction - Protection from Abuse - Child Custody & Visitation - Buying or Repairing a Car
211 East Locust Street
Clearfield, PA 16830
Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more than 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income
Hours: Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the office and new clients should contact our Coordinated Intake Unit at 1-800-326-9177, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal
NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
211 East Locust Street
Clearfield, PA 16830
Eligibility: Call for information
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal Services - Cumberland
Provides free legal services to low income individuals in civil matters. Services include legal advice, negotiations and representation before agencies and courts. Handled through advice, brief service and/or representation in court: - Representation of plaintiffs in protection from abuse cases - Custody (defendants when other party has legal representation and child snatch cases); pro se assistance for parents wishing to file for custody - Simple Divorce (pro se assistance only) - Welfare: Medical Assistance and Food Stamps denials, terminations, over payments and reductions - SSDI/Supplemental Security Income: Denials, terminations and over payments; assistance with initial applications for homeless persons - Unemployment Compensation denials and overpayments - Housing: Illegal lockouts and landlord utility shut-offs, public housing/Section 8 eviction hearings, poor housing conditions and evictions, mortgage foreclosure - Sheriff's Sales: To prevent loss of personal property or house - Guardianship for incapacitated adults over the age of 60. POA and advanced directives for individuals over the age of 60 Other matters handled through Volunteer Attorney Program (Pro Bono Project) include: - Consumer problems - School expulsions or IEP hearings - Driver's License suspension appeal hearings See MidPenn Legal Services file for brochures on the following subjects: - Government Benefits - Social Security - Medicare - Public/Subsidized Housing - SSI - Utility Bills/Shut-Offs - Bankruptcy - Mobile Home Parks - Divorce Law - Student Records - District Justices - Canceling Contracts - Repossessions - Expulsions - Debt Collection Practices - Right to an Education - Food Stamps - Eviction - Protection from Abuse - Child Custody & Visitation - Buying or Repairing a Car
401 East Louther Street
Suite 103
Carlisle, PA 17013
Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more then 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income.
Hours: Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the office and new clients should contact our Coordinated Intake Unit at 1-800-326-9177, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal
NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
401 East Louther Street
Suite 103
Carlisle, PA 17013
Eligibility: Call for information
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal Services - Dauphin and Perry
Provides free legal services to low income individuals in civil matters. Services include legal advice, negotiations and representation before agencies and courts. Handled through advice, brief service and/or representation in court: - Representation of plaintiffs in protection from abuse cases - Custody (defendants when other party has legal representation and child snatch cases); pro se assistance for parents wishing to file for custody - Simple Divorce (pro se assistance only) - Welfare: Medical Assistance and Food Stamps denials, terminations, over payments and reductions - SSDI/Supplemental Security Income: Denials, terminations and over payments; assistance with initial applications for homeless persons - Unemployment Compensation denials and overpayments - Housing: Illegal lockouts and landlord utility shut-offs, public housing/Section 8 eviction hearings, poor housing conditions and evictions, mortgage foreclosure - Sheriff's Sales: To prevent loss of personal property or house - Guardianship for incapacitated adults over the age of 60. POA and advanced directives for individuals over the age of 60 Other matters handled through Volunteer Attorney Program (Pro Bono Project) include: - Consumer problems - School expulsions or IEP hearings - Driver's License suspension appeal hearings See MidPenn Legal Services file for brochures on the following subjects: - Government Benefits - Social Security - Medicare - Public/Subsidized Housing - SSI - Utility Bills/Shut-Offs - Bankruptcy - Mobile Home Parks - Divorce Law - Student Records - District Justices - Canceling Contracts - Repossessions - Expulsions - Debt Collection Practices - Right to an Education - Food Stamps - Eviction - Protection from Abuse - Child Custody & Visitation - Buying or Repairing a Car
213-A North Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more than 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income.
Hours: Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the office and new clients should contact our Coordinated Intake Unit at 1-800-326-9177, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal
NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
various locations
Eligibility: Call for information
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
MidPenn Legal Services
MidPenn Legal Services - Franklin and Fulton
MidPenn Legal Services provides free legal services to low-income individuals in civil legal matters. Services include:
  • Legal advice, negotiations and representation before agencies and courts and is handled through advice, brief service and/or representation in court.
    • Representation of plaintiffs in protection from abuse cases, custody (defendants when other party has legal representation or child snatch cases or when the child is in immediate danger
    • Consumer issues (credit card debt collections)
    • Simple divorces
    • Welfare: medical assistance and food stamp denials, terminations, over payments and reductions.
    • SSDI/Supplemental Security Income: denials, terminations and over payments; assistance with initial applications for homeless persons.
    • Unemployment: unemployment compensation denials and overpayments.
    • Housing: Illegal lockouts and landlord utility shut-offs, public housing/Section 8 eviction hearings and evictions, mortgage foreclosure.
    • Sheriff's Sales: To prevent loss of personal property or house.
    • POA, Wills and Advanced Directives.
    • Other legal matters may be handled through the private attorney involvement program (Pro Bono Project), as the cases they take are otherwise covered in the generalized description.
  • 230 Lincoln Way East
    Suite A
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
    Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more than 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income.
    Hours: Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the office and new clients should contact our Coordinated Intake Unit at 1-800-326-9177, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal
    NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
    230 Lincoln Way East
    Suite A
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
    Eligibility: Call for information
    Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services - Lancaster
    **NOTES** No longer be accepting walk-ins from the general public. They will also be implementing a reduced/staggered staffing schedule through the end of March. As of now their intake process is still operating. Provides free legal services to low income individuals in civil matters. Services include legal advice, negotiations and representation before agencies and courts. Handled through advice, brief service and/or representation in court: - Representation of plaintiffs in protection from abuse cases - Custody (defendants when other party has legal representation and child snatch cases); pro se assistance for parents wishing to file for custody - Simple Divorce (pro se assistance only) - Welfare: Medical Assistance and Food Stamps denials, terminations, over payments and reductions - SSDI/Supplemental Security Income: Denials, terminations and over payments; assistance with initial applications for homeless persons - Unemployment Compensation denials and overpayments - Housing: Illegal lockouts and landlord utility shut-offs, public housing/Section 8 eviction hearings, poor housing conditions and evictions, mortgage foreclosure - Sheriff's Sales: To prevent loss of personal property or house - Guardianship for incapacitated adults over the age of 60. POA and advanced directives for individuals over the age of 60 Other matters handled through Volunteer Attorney Program (Pro Bono Project) include: - Consumer problems - School expulsions or IEP hearings - Driver's License suspension appeal hearings See MidPenn Legal Services file for brochures on the following subjects: - Government Benefits - Social Security - Medicare - Public/Subsidized Housing - SSI - Utility Bills/Shut-Offs - Bankruptcy - Mobile Home Parks - Divorce Law - Student Records - District Justices - Canceling Contracts - Repossessions - Expulsions - Debt Collection Practices - Right to an Education - Food Stamps - Eviction - Protection from Abuse - Child Custody & Visitation - Buying or Repairing a Car
    38 North Christian Street
    Suite 200
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more than 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm; Open to the public 9:00am to 4:00pm
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services - Lebanon
    **NOTES** Not accepting walk-in applications; to apply for services call 800-326-9177 MidPenn Legal Services provides free legal services to low income individuals in civil matters. Services include legal advice, negotiations and representation before agencies and courts. Handled through advice, brief service and/or representation in court: - Representation of plaintiffs in protection from abuse cases - Custody (defendants when other party has legal representation and child snatch cases); pro se assistance for parents wishing to file for custody - Simple Divorce (pro se assistance only) - Welfare: Medical Assistance and Food Stamps denials, terminations, over payments and reductions - SSDI/Supplemental Security Income: Denials, terminations and over payments; assistance with initial applications for homeless persons - Unemployment Compensation denials and overpayments - Housing: Illegal lockouts and landlord utility shut-offs, public housing/Section 8 eviction hearings, poor housing conditions and evictions, mortgage foreclosure - Sheriff's Sales: To prevent loss of personal property or house - Guardianship for incapacitated adults over the age of 60. POA and advanced directives for individuals over the age of 60 Other matters handled through Volunteer Attorney Program (Pro Bono Project) include: - Consumer problems - School expulsions or IEP hearings - Driver's License suspension appeal hearings See MidPenn Legal Services file for brochures on the following subjects: - Government Benefits - Social Security - Medicare - Public/Subsidized Housing - SSI - Utility Bills/Shut-Offs - Bankruptcy - Mobile Home Parks - Divorce Law - Student Records - District Justices - Canceling Contracts - Repossessions - Expulsions - Debt Collection Practices - Right to an Education - Food Stamps - Eviction - Protection from Abuse - Child Custody & Visitation - Buying or Repairing a Car
    513 Chestnut Street
    Lebanon, PA 17042
    Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more than 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income.
    Hours: Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the office and new clients should contact our Coordinated Intake Unit at 1-800-326-9177, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal
    NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
    513 Chestnut Street
    Lebanon, PA 17042
    Eligibility: Call for information
    Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services - Mifflin and Juniata
    Provides free legal services to low-income individual in civil matters. Do not handle criminal cases. Services include legal advice, negotiations and/or representation before administrative agencies and in court. Areas of Law: Domestic Violence, Public Benefits, Consumer Law, Family Law, Expungements, Tax Controversy, Housing. This list is not all inclusive. Individuals should contact their local MidPenn Office to check on the services provided.
    3 Monument Square
    Suite 303
    Lewistown, PA 17044
    Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more than 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income.
    Hours: Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the office and new clients should contact our Coordinated Intake Unit at 1-800-326-9177, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal
    NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
    3 Monument Square
    Suite 303
    Lewistown, PA 17044
    Eligibility: Call for information
    Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services - Schuylkill
    MidPenn Legal Services provides free legal services to low income individuals in civil matters. Services include legal advice, negotiations and representation before agencies and courts. Handled through advice, brief service and/or representation in court: - Representation of plaintiffs in protection from abuse cases - Custody (defendants when other party has legal representation and child snatch cases); pro se assistance for parents wishing to file for custody - Simple Divorce (pro se assistance only) - Welfare: Medical Assistance and Food Stamps denials, terminations, over payments and reductions - SSDI/Supplemental Security Income: Denials, terminations and over payments; assistance with initial applications for homeless persons - Unemployment Compensation denials and overpayments - Housing: Illegal lockouts and landlord utility shut-offs, public housing/Section 8 eviction hearings, poor housing conditions and evictions, mortgage foreclosure - Sheriff's Sales: To prevent loss of personal property or house - Guardianship for incapacitated adults over the age of 60. POA and advanced directives for individuals over the age of 60 Other matters handled through Volunteer Attorney Program (Pro Bono Project) include: - Consumer problems - School expulsions or IEP hearings - Driver's License suspension appeal hearings See MidPenn Legal Services file for brochures on the following subjects: - Government Benefits - Social Security - Medicare - Public/Subsidized Housing - SSI - Utility Bills/Shut-Offs - Bankruptcy - Mobile Home Parks - Divorce Law - Student Records - District Justices - Canceling Contracts - Repossessions - Expulsions - Debt Collection Practices - Right to an Education - Food Stamps - Eviction - Protection from Abuse - Child Custody & Visitation - Buying or Repairing a Car
    315 North Centre Street
    Suite 201
    Pottsville, PA 17901
    Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more than 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income
    Hours: Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the office and new clients should contact our Coordinated Intake Unit at 1-800-326-9177, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal
    NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
    315 North Centre Street
    Suite 201
    Pottsville, PA 17901
    Eligibility: Call for information
    Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services
    Provides civil legal assistance to low-income clients and to victims of domestic violence who otherwise have no place else to turn. Representation/legal advice in areas such as the following:
  • Protection from abuse
    • Child custody/visitation
    • Landlord/tenant dispute, public housing
    • Criminal Record Expungement Assistance
    • Government benefits (welfare, unemployment compensation)
    • Utility shut-offs
    • Sheriffs sales/levys
    • Mortgage foreclosures
  • 29 North Queen Street
    York, PA 17403
    Eligibility: Serves individuals and families that have a gross income of not more than 125% of the federal poverty level, except for victims of domestic violence who are assisted without regard to income.
    Hours: Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in York should contact the York office at 717-848-3605, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal
    NOTE: as of March 18, 2020 Out of concern for the health and safety of our clients, staff and community, MidPenn Legal Services is currently not accepting walk-ins, however our intake process is still operating. Current clients should call the local office and new clients in your county Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. or apply online at apply.midpenn.org. Updated information will be posted to the PA2-1-1 website and social media platforms. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
    29 North Queen Street
    York, PA 17403
    Eligibility: Call for information
    Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 3:30pm
    National Partnership for Women and Families
    National Partnership for Women and Families
    A leader on the issues that matter to women and families.
    1875 Connecticut Avenue, NW
    Suite 650
    Washington, DC 20009
    Eligibility: Persons interested in the issues that make a real difference to women and working families across the country
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:30pm
    National Veterans Legal Services Program
    National Veterans Legal Services Program - Veteran Benefits Assistance
    Pro bono lawyers may provide assistance to veterans who are appealing claims denied by the Veteran's Administration. Veterans service organization dedicated to ensuring that the United States government honors its commitment to our veterans by providing them the federal benefits they have earned through service to their country. Training programs on veterans law are available to groups of attorneys or non-attorney advocates.
    PO Box 65762
    Washington, DC 20035
    Eligibility: Veterans needing to determine their legal rights and benefits or needing legal representation.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association - Allegheny
    Provides free civil legal services to low income individuals and families without the means to hire a private attorney. Provides representation to survivors of domestic violence in Protection from Abuse (PFA) proceedings. May provide direct representation, advice, assistance in self-representation, brief service, limited legal assistance or referral to a private attorney (including free and reduced-fee), depending on case. Provides community education on legal topics. While NLSA does not provide assistance with Veterans' Benefits, they can provide legal assistance to eligible veterans who are having problems with their housing, utilities, or other issues within NLSA's priorities.
    928 Penn Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    Eligibility: Income based: Gross income for most services must be at or below 125% of the Federal Poverty Level. There are some exceptions for those who are facing Mortgage foreclosure, those seeking Protection from Abuse, and elderly clients in Allegheny County.
    Hours: Weekdays, 9:00am to 3:00pm
    Intake Hours: 9:00am to 2:30pm(closed between noon and 1pm)
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association - Lawrence
    Provides free civil legal services to low income individuals and families without the means to hire a private attorney. Provides representation to survivors of domestic violence in Protection from Abuse (PFA) proceedings. May provide direct representation, advice, assistance in self-representation, brief service, limited legal assistance or referral to a private attorney (including free and reduced-fee), depending on case. Provides community education on legal topics. While NLSA does not provide assistance with Veterans' Benefits, they can provide legal assistance to eligible veterans who are having problems with their housing, utilities, or other issues within NLSA's priorities.
    125 East North Street
    Suite 329 - Temple Building
    New Castle, PA 16101
    Eligibility: Income based: Gross income for most services must be at or below 125% of the Federal Poverty Level.
    Hours: Telephone Hours: Weekdays, 9:00am to 11:30am and 1:00pm to 2:30pm
    Walk In Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 3:00pm
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association - Beaver
    Provides free civil legal services to low income individuals and families without the means to hire a private attorney. Provides representation to survivors of domestic violence in Protection from Abuse (PFA) proceedings. May provide direct representation, advice, assistance in self-representation, brief service, limited legal assistance or referral to a private attorney (including free and reduced-fee), depending on case. Provides community education on legal topics. While NLSA does not provide assistance with Veterans' Benefits, they can provide legal assistance to eligible veterans who are having problems with their housing, utilities, or other issues within NLSA's priorities.
    500 Market Street
    Stone Point Landing, Suite 204A
    Bridgewater, PA 15009
    Eligibility: Income based: Gross Income for most services must be at or below 125% of the Federal Poverty Level except in Protection from Abuse matters where there are no income limits or mortgage foreclosure where the limit is 187.5% of poverty.
    Hours: Telephone Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 1:00pm Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to noon and 1:00pm to 3:00pm
    North Penn Legal Services
    Populations with Special Vulnerabilities - North Penn Legal Services - Towanda
    Focus on a full range of services including children denied enrollment to school, preparation of wills, living wills, health care directives and powers of attorney for seniors, probation of decedent's estates, nursing home and boarding home quality of care issues, special education placement, quality of education and powers of attorney for non-seniors.
    213 Main Street
    Suite 1
    Towanda, PA 18848
    Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:00pm
    North Penn Legal Services
    Populations with Special Vulnerabilities - North Penn Legal Services - Hazleton
    Focus on a full range of services including children denied enrollment to school, preparation of wills, living wills, health care directives and powers of attorney for seniors, probation of decedent's estates, nursing home and boarding home quality of care issues, special education placement, quality of education and powers of attorney for non-seniors.
    101 West Broad Street
    Suite 713
    Hazleton, PA 18201
    Hours: Hours by appointment
    North Penn Legal Services
    General Legal Aid - Lycoming/Clinton Counties
    Legal advocates for low-income individuals and families. Help people establish eligibility for public benefits, protect themselves from domestic violence, gain access to healthcare and avoid loss of housing due to uninhabitability, eviction or foreclosure.
    25 West Third Street
    Suite 400
    Williamsport, PA 17701
    Eligibility: NPLS offers representation to low income families who need legal help.In order to qualify for free legal services, your household income must meet requirements based on Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.NPLS may take into account some expenses (for example, employment-related expenses, child support paid out, and unusually high medical expenses) for households above these guidelines. Available services may very by county. There may be income exceptions based on your legal problem.# Persons in family unit gross monthly income1 $1,2162 $1,6393 $2,0614 $2,4845 $2,9596 $3,3937 $3,8268 $4,2599 $4,69310 $5,126
    Hours: Weekdays, 8:30am to noon and 1:00pm to 4:30pm; Applications are taken over the phone by calling 877-953-4250 during the following times: Monday through Thursday from 9:00am to 11:30am (no Friday hours). Apply online anytime at www.northpennlegal.org/get-help.
    North Penn Legal Services
    Welfare Rights Assistance - Lycoming/Clinton Counties
    For workers who have lost their jobs, have become disabled, or who otherwise are unable to obtain employment, establishing eligibility for public benefits may be the only way to preserve a source of income for the family. In other situations, often following illness and loss of employment, insurmountable debt may threaten basic economic security.
    25 West Third Street
    Suite 400
    Williamsport, PA 17701
    Eligibility: NPLS offers representation to low income families who need legal help.In order to qualify for free legal services, your household income must meet requirements based on Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.NPLS may take into account some expenses (for example, employment-related expenses, child support paid out, and unusually high medical expenses) for households above these guidelines. Available services may very by county. There may be income exceptions based on your legal problem.# Persons in family unit gross monthly income1 $1,2162 $1,6393 $2,0614 $2,4845 $2,9596 $3,3937 $3,8268 $4,2599 $4,69310 $5,126
    Hours: Weekdays, 8:30am to noon and 1:00pm to 4:30pm; Intake application phone number: Monday - Thursday, 9:30am - 11:30am and 1:30pm - 3:30pm; Friday, 9:30am - 11:30am
    North Penn Legal Services
    Populations with Special Vulnerabilities - North Penn Legal Services - Williamsport
    Focus on a full range of services including children denied enrollment to school, preparation of wills, living wills, health care directives and powers of attorney for seniors, probation of decedent's estates, nursing home and boarding home quality of care issues, special education placement, quality of education and powers of attorney for non-seniors.
    25 West Third Street
    Suite 400
    Williamsport, PA 17701
    Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-12:00pm; 1:00pm-4:30pm
    North Penn Legal Services
    Populations with Special Vulnerabilities
    Focus on a full range of services including children denied enrollment to school, preparation of wills, living wills, health care directives and powers of attorney for seniors, probation of decedent's estates, nursing home and boarding home quality of care issues, special education placement, quality of education and powers of attorney for non-seniors.
    168 E Fifth Street
    Bloomsburg, PA 17815
    Eligibility: In order to qualify for free legal services, your household income must meet requirements based on Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.
    Hours: Mon, Tues, Thurs: 8:30am - 12:00pm; 1:00-4:30pm Wed: 8:30am - 12:00pm
    North Penn Legal Services
    Populations with Special Vulnerabilities - North Penn Legal Services - Bloomsburg
    Focus on a full range of services including children denied enrollment to school, preparation of wills, living wills, health care directives and powers of attorney for seniors, probation of decedent's estates, nursing home and boarding home quality of care issues, special education placement, quality of education and powers of attorney for non-seniors.
    168 E Fifth Street
    Bloomsburg, PA 17815
    Hours: Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri: 8:30am - 12:00pm; 1:00-4:30pm Wed: 8:30am - 12:00pm
    North Penn Legal Services
    Income and Economic Stability - North Penn Legal Services - Pittston
    Focus on SSI appeals and discontinuation, establishment of benefits for unemployment compensation, welfare cases including cash assistance and food stamps, restoration of drivers license or expungement of a record, wage claims and issues under the Family Medical Leave Act and improper executions by creditors on personal property.
    33 North Main Street
    Suite 200
    Pittston, PA 18640
    Hours: Office hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:30pm.
    North Penn Legal Services
    Populations with Special Vulnerabilities - North Penn Legal Services - Pittston
    Focus on a full range of services including children denied enrollment to school, preparation of wills, living wills, health care directives and powers of attorney for seniors, probation of decedent's estates, nursing home and boarding home quality of care issues, special education placement, quality of education and power of attorney for non-seniors.
    33 North Main Street
    Suite 200
    Pittston, PA 18640
    Hours: Office hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:30pm
    North Penn Legal Services
    Safety, Stability and Well Being - North Penn Legal Services - Pittston
    Focus on Protection from Abuse matters for petitioners who are unable to successfully present their own case without an attorney. Assistance with Medical Assistance and Medicare with advance planning for other heath issues regarding insurance, quality of care and denial of treatment services and assistance with mental health commitments.
    33 North Main Street
    Suite 200
    Pittston, PA 18640
    Hours: Office hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:30pm
    North Penn Legal Services
    Support for Families - North Penn Legal Services - Pittston
    Focus on child custody disputes in which a party faces potential loss of custody either through a court action or by another party, a parent that is denied contact with a child except when a court order bars that contact and in cases in which failure of a person to establish or modify a custody or visitation order would pose a clear and immediate danger to a child.
    33 North Main Street
    Suite 200
    Pittston, PA 18640
    Hours: Office hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:30pm.
    North Penn Legal Services
    Preserving the Home - North Penn Legal Services - Pittston
    Focus on private landlord/tenant evictions and evictions from public housing, mortgage foreclosure defense including cases of bankruptcy, utility shut-offs, protection of rights and preservation of eligibility related to subsidized housing, enforcing legal protections in regards to habitability and the recovery of tenant property illegally seized or retained by landlords.
    33 North Main Street
    Suite 200
    Pittston, PA 18640
    Hours: Office hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:30pm.
    North Penn Legal Services
    North Penn Legal Services - Lehigh Valley
    Legal advocates for low-income individuals and families for more than 50 years. NPLS helps people establish eligibility for public benefits, protect themselves from domestic violence, gain access to healthcare and avoid loss of housing due to uninhabitability, eviction or foreclosure. Can also provide self-help materials, trainings and community workshops on a range of legal issues.
    559 Main Street
    Suite 200
    Bethlehem, PA 18018
    Eligibility: Low-income families, individuals, and groups who need legal assistance
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 12:00pm; Monday through Friday, 1:00pm to 5:00pm
    North Penn Legal Services
    Populations with Special Vulnerabilities
    Focus on a full range of services including children denied enrollment to school, preparation of wills, living wills, health care directives and powers of attorney for seniors, probation of decedent's estates, nursing home and boarding home quality of care issues, special education placement, quality of education and powers of attorney for non-seniors.
    133 North Second Street
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    Eligibility: In order to qualify for free legal services, your household income must meet requirements based on Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.
    Hours: Weekdays, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
    North Penn Legal Services
    Populations with Special Vulnerabilities - North Penn Legal Services - Sunbury
    Focus on a full range of services including children denied enrollment to school, preparation of wills, living wills, health care directives and powers of attorney for seniors, probation of decedent's estates, nursing home and boarding home quality of care issues, special education placement, quality of education and powers of attorney for non-seniors.
    133 North Second Street
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    Eligibility: In order to qualify for free legal services, your household income must meet requirements based on Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.
    Hours: 8:30-4:30 Mon-Fri
    North Penn Legal Services
    Income and Economic Stability - North Penn Legal Services - Honesdale
    Focus on SSI appeals and discontinuation, establishment of benefits for unemployment compensation, welfare cases including cash assistance and food stamps, restoration of drivers license or expungement of a record, wage claims and issues under the Family Medical Leave Act and improper executions by creditors on personal property.
    Wayne County Court House
    925 Court Street
    Honesdale, PA 18431
    Hours: Office hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:30pm.
    North Penn Legal Services
    Populations with Special Vulnerabilities - North Penn Legal Services - Honesdale
    Focus on a full range of services including children denied enrollment to school, preparation of wills, living wills, health care directives and powers of attorney for seniors, probation of decedent's estates, nursing home and boarding home quality of care issues, special education placement, quality of education and power of attorney for non-seniors.
    Wayne County Court House
    925 Court Street
    Honesdale, PA 18431
    Hours: Office hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:30pm.
    North Penn Legal Services
    Preserving the Home - North Penn Legal Services - Honesdale
    Focus on private landlord/tenant evictions and evictions from public housing, mortgage foreclosure defense including cases of bankruptcy, utility shut-offs, protection of rights and preservation of eligibility related to subsidized housing, enforcing legal protections in regards to habitability and the recovery of tenant property illegally seized or retained by landlords.
    Wayne County Court House
    925 Court Street
    Honesdale, PA 18431
    Hours: Office hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:30pm.
    North Penn Legal Services
    Safety, Stability and Well Being - North Penn Legal Services - Honesdale
    Focus on Protection from Abuse matters for petitioners who are unable to successfully present their own case without an attorney. Assistance with Medical Assistance and Medicare with advance planning for other heath issues regarding insurance, quality of care and denial of treatment services and assistance with mental health commitments.
    Wayne County Court House
    925 Court Street
    Honesdale, PA 18431
    Hours: Office hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:30pm.
    North Penn Legal Services
    Support for Families - North Penn Legal Services - Honesdale
    Focus on child custody disputes in which a party faces potential loss of custody either through a court action or by another party, a parent that is denied contact with a child except when a court order bars that contact and in cases in which failure of a person to establish or modify a custody or visitation order would pose a clear and immediate danger to a child.
    Wayne County Court House
    925 Court Street
    Honesdale, PA 18431
    Hours: Office hours: Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:30pm.
    Northwestern Legal Services
    Northwestern Legal Services - Erie Office
    Provides free legal representation to low income people with civil legal problems. Free legal aid may be provided in cases involving: Public Benefits, Housing, Family Law, Employment & Education, and Consumer Law.
    1001 State Street
    Renaissance Centre, Suite 700
    Erie, PA 16501
    Eligibility: Visit http://www.nwls.org/guidelines.htm Income guidelines apply except for those seeking Protection From Abuse.
    Hours: Monday through Friday; 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Northwestern Legal Services
    Northwestern Legal Services - Bradford Office
    Provides free legal representation to low income people with civil legal problems. Free legal aid may be provided in cases involving public benefits, housing, family law, employment, education, and consumer law.
    100 Main Street
    Bradford, PA 16701
    Eligibility: Visit http://www.nwls.org/guidelines.htm Income guidelines apply except for those seeking Protection From Abuse.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Northwestern Legal Services
    Northwestern Legal Services - Mercer County
    Provides free legal representation to low income people with civil legal problems. Free legal aid may be provided in cases involving: Public Benefits, Housing, Family Law, Employment & Education, and Consumer Law.
    3110 Highland Road
    Suite 203
    Hermitage, PA 16148
    Eligibility: Visit http://www.nwls.org/guidelines.htm Income guidelines apply except for those seeking Protection From Abuse.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Northwestern Legal Services
    Northwestern Legal Services - Venango County
    Provides free legal representation to low income people with civil legal problems. Free legal aid may be provided in cases involving Public Benefits, Housing, Family Law, Employment & Education, and Consumer Law.
    1243 Liberty Street
    Suite 420
    Franklin, PA 16323
    Eligibility: Visit http://www.nwls.org/guidelines.htm Income guidelines apply except for those seeking Protection From Abuse.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Northwestern Legal Services
    Northwestern Legal Services - Warren Office
    Provides free legal representation to low income people with civil legal problems. Free legal aid may be provided in cases involving Public Benefits, Housing, Family Law, Employment & Education, and Consumer Law.
    315 2nd Avenue
    Suite 401
    Warren, PA 16365
    Eligibility: Visit http://www.nwls.org/guidelines.htm Income guidelines apply except for those seeking Protection From Abuse.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 2:00pm
    Northwestern Legal Services
    Northwestern Legal Services - Crawford Office
    Provides free legal representation to low income people with civil legal problems. Free legal aid may be provided in cases involving Public Benefits, Housing, Family Law, Employment & Education, and Consumer Law.
    260 Chestnut Street
    Meadville, PA 16335
    Eligibility: Visit http://www.nwls.org/guidelines.htm Income guidelines apply except for those seeking Protection From Abuse.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Pennsylvania Farmworker Project
    Pennsylvania Farmworker Project
    Collaborates with community and governmental organizations to provide community education to seasonal and migrant farmworkers about issues related to their legal rights. Provides tax return preparation during tax season with funding provided by the IRS. Provides community education on taxpayer rights and responsibilities, as well as assistance in tax controversies to farmworkers and other low-income immigrant workers. Through support from the IRS low income taxpayer clinic. Provide farmworkers' rights trainings to social service providers serving farmworkers in PA. Represent income eligible farmworkers in the following areas: Administrative and civil proceedings regarding violations of federal and state laws protecting farmworkers, such as the Migrant and Season Agricultural Workers Protection Act (AWPA), The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), and the Pennsylvania Seasonal Farm Labor Act. Minimum wage and/or wage payment violations. Unsafe working conditions, exploitation by farm labor contractors (FLCs) and employers, and pesticide-related health issues. Unsafe living conditions, and other housing issues. Government benefits, including social security, food stamps and unemployment compensation. Discrimination in employment based on race, sex, national origin, gender and citizenship status. Discrimination and/or retaliation relating to a farmworker exercising his/her legal rights, including the right to make complaints about conditions of employment or housing. H-2A employment issues
    427 South Walnut Street
    Kennett Square, PA 19348
    Eligibility: Applicants must live in Pennsylvania or have a case that relates to Pennsylvania.
    Hours: Available to meet with clients at Kennet Square location on Mondays, 2:30pm-6:30pm; available during additional hours as well
    Philadelphia Legal Assistance
    Philadelphia Legal Assistance
    Provides free legal services to low-income Philadelphians in areas of family violence and/or child abuse, child custody, child and spousal support and divorce. Special programs for Latina, Asian and deaf survivors of family violence and teen mothers.
    718 Arch Street
    Suite 300N
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Hours: Mon and Wed 9:00 - 11:30 am (walk-in)
    Tue and Thu 9:30 am - noon (phone intake)
    Philadelphia VIP
    Philadelphia VIP - Philadelphia LawWorks
    Provides a community economic development program providing legal services to small nonprofit organizations and small businesses that serve low-income people. Call for application information.
    1500 Walnut Street
    Suite 400
    Philadelphia, PA 19102
    Philadelphia VIP
    Philadelphia VIP - Pro Bono Legal Services
    Provides referrals for pro bono legal representation in cases involving the following issues: - Consumer - Domestic relations - Estate planning - Housing and real estate - Immigration - Probate - Special ed and school discipline - Tort defenses
    1500 Walnut Street
    Suite 400
    Philadelphia, PA 19102
    Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Pittsburgh Mercy Health System
    Pittsburgh Mercy Health System - Project H.E.L.P.
    Homeless Experience Legal Protection provides private attorneys who will provide pro bono legal services once at month at the Operation Safety Net (OSN) office. Provides legal services at a location that the homeless are familiar with and trust.
    249 South Ninth Street
    Third Floor
    Pittsburgh, PA 15203
    Eligibility: Homeless individuals
    Hours: 2nd Friday of every month, 9:00am to 11:00am
    Public Defender's Office of Potter County
    Public Defender's Office of Potter County
    Public defender. Will assist in certain legal matters.
    1 North Main Street
    Suite 134
    Coudersport, PA 16915
    Eligibility: Call for more information.
    Hours: Call for more information.
    SeniorLAW Center
    SeniorLAW Center - Legal Services
    Services available include legal advice, direct legal services and representation, information and referral, community-based neighborhood legal services, community outreach and education, and services and resources for older victims.
    1500 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
    Suite 1501
    Philadelphia, PA 19102
    Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
    SeniorLAW Center
    SeniorLAW Center - HelpLine
    The Pennsylvania SeniorLAW HelpLine is a free and confidential telephone service, staffed by attorneys, providing legal information, advice and referrals to senior citizens 60 years of age and older throughout the state. The HelpLine can address a variety of issues, including credit, debt, bankruptcy, Medicare, wills, powers of attorney, pensions, elder abuse, divorce, custody, domestic violence, support, landlord-tenant disputes, deeds, utilities, financial exploitation and many others.
    1500 John F. Kennedy Boulevard
    Suite 1501
    Philadelphia, PA 19102
    Hours: The SeniorLAW Helpline 1-877-727-7529 is open Mondays through Thursdays, from 10:00 AM-12:00 PM.
    Somerset County Government
    Somerset County Government Child Support Wage Assignment Assistance
    Program that provides legal assistance for people who want to petition the court to transfer the right to collect wages earned by their ex-spouses to themselves in cases where the ex-spouse is under court order to pay child support and fails to pay as required. Under this arrangement, the amount of the child support check is taken from the delinquent parent's paycheck and sent directly to the parent who has custody of the child.
    300 North Center Avenue
    Somerset, PA 15501
    Hours: M-F 8am to 12pm and 1pm to 4pm
    Southwestern Pennsylvania Area Agency on Aging, Inc.
    Statewide LINK Hotline
    Provides access to services available to help older adults and people with disabilities maintain their independence, dignity and quality of life for every county in Pennsylvania.
    305 Chamber Plaza
    Charleroi, PA 15022
    Eligibility: * You have a disability or
    * You support someone who has a disability or
    * You are 60 or older or
    * You support someone who is 60 or older or
    * You simply have questions or concerns about disability or aging issues
    Hours: Weekdays, 8:30am to 500pm
    Southwestern Pennsylvania Legal Services
    Southwestern Pennsylvania Legal Services - Somerset County
    Advises and represents low-income citizens’ family, housing and economic legal problems, especially those of an emergency nature. Works with clients to improve their ability to be self-sufficient through obtaining and/or enforcing their rights to necessary economic, employment, housing, medical and other public resources. Legal services include Protection From Abuse, family law, consumer law, housing, public assistance, unemployment compensation, and mortgage foreclosure avoidance.
    218 North Kimberly Avenue
    Suite 101
    Somerset, PA 15501
    Eligibility: 125% of the federal poverty guidelines, except: employment and public assistance matters: 187.5%; and PFA petitioners: no income limit.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    University of Pittsburgh
    University of Pittsburgh School of Law - Elder Law Clinic
    Students provide free legal services to low-income older adults (aged 60+) and/or clients’ family members. Services focus on advance planning for incapacity (including Powers of Attorney and Living Wills), simple estate planning, guardianship and related matters, Medical Assistance for long term care, settlement of estates with limited assets/small estates, and grand-parenting issues. Students also provide community presentations on elder law issues.
    3900 Forbes Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15260
    University of Pittsburgh
    University of Pittsburgh School of Law - Environmental Law Clinic
    Working largely in the areas of water quality, water rights, mining, solid waste disposal, and land use, the Environmental Law Clinic represents low-income clients in matters ranging from legislative drafting to litigation to client counseling.
    3900 Forbes Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15260
    Eligibility: The clinic represents individuals, organizations, and governmental entities otherwise unable to afford legal and technical services for their environmental and community-health needs.
    University of Pittsburgh
    University of Pittsburgh School of Law - Immigration Law Clinic
    Clinic personnel specialize in serving immigrants in removal proceedings and asylum cases, as well as survivors of domestic violence. Clinic students represent immigrants requesting asylum, facing removal from the United States, and seeking special protection under the Violence Against Women Act. Students also help clients to overcome linguistic and cultural barriers that could impede their success in the U.S. legal system.
    3900 Forbes Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15260
    Eligibility: Clients may include refugees, immigrant women and children survivors of domestic violence applying to change their status, persons with criminal convictions who seek relief from removal from the United States, and other immigrant populations.
    University of Pittsburgh
    University of Pittsburgh School of Law - Health Law Clinic
    University of Pittsburgh School of Law Health Law Clinic serves low-income individuals with health-related legal problems, including ones that prevent them from working and/or result in their losing access to health care.
    3900 Forbes Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15260
    Eligibility: The Health Law Clinic represents qualified adults and children in cases in which individual income does not exceed approximately $25,000 (with leeway given, depending on the size of the client’s family).
    University of Pittsburgh
    University of Pittsburgh School of Law - Family Law Clinic
    The Family Law clinic assists indigent pro se litigants with family-law issues primarily involving custody, child support, and paternity, as well as secondary family-law issues.
    3900 Forbes Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15260
    Eligibility: Determined by:
    • The client’s income;
    • The issues involved in his or her case;
    • The availabilities of clinic students.
    University of Pittsburgh
    University of Pittsburgh School of Law - Taxpayer Clinic
    The clinic gives free legal help to persons, based upon their level of income, who have federal income tax problems or need federal income tax advice. Dealing with the clinic will not affect taxpayers’ rights before the IRS. The clinic provides free advice and assistance for:
    • Income tax returns being examined by the IRS;
    • IRS tax-collection problems;
    • Tax cases pending before the United States Tax Court.
    Working under the supervision of experienced tax attorneys, the clinic’s students assist in all aspects of delivering legal services to low-income taxpayers in disputes with the IRS. Students engage in interviewing, counseling, research, drafting, and negotiation with the IRS calendar and the disposition of the cases taken. In addition to working with clients, students meet for weekly case-review sessions.
    3900 Forbes Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15260
    Eligibility: Determined by:
    • The client’s income;
    • The issues involved in his or her case;
    • The availabilities of clinic students.
    Venango County Public Defender
    Venango County Public Defender
    Provides legal counsel to any person who is charged with a qualified criminal offense and is determined unable to afford legal counsel.
    1168 Liberty Street
    Franklin, PA 16323
    Eligibility: Federal poverty guidelines, Household assets and responsibilities , Household income , The nature of the charges.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm Call for more information.
    Westmoreland Bar Association
    Westmoreland Bar Association Pro Bono Program
    Provides legal representation to eligible clients in the county. Attorneys who participate in the Pro Bono Program volunteer their time and represent clients at no cost.
    2 North Main Street
    Westmoreland County Courthouse, 4th Floo
    Greensburg, PA 15601
    York County Bar Association and Bar Foundation
    Modest Means - A Program of the York County Bar Association
    Need an Attorney but don't know if you can afford one? The York County Bar Association's Modest Means program helps low-income York County families find affordable legal assistance in the areas of family law and criminal law. Modest Means attorneys have agreed to charge reduced rates to clients referred through this program.
    137 East Market Street
    York, PA 17401
    Eligibility: Eligibility is based on the type of legal matter, household income and asset levels, and the availability of Modest Means attorneys.
    Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm
    York County Bar Association and Bar Foundation
    York Lawyers for the Arts (YLA) Program
    The York Lawyers for the Arts program is designed to help the growing arts community in York County find legal assistance. Legal assistance may be in the form of pro bono (fee free) representation or Modest Means (reduced fee) representation depending on eligibility and qualification.
    137 East Market Street
    York, PA 17401
    Eligibility: Eligibility is based on the type of your legal matter, your income/assets, and the availability of participating lawyers YLA can provide free or reduced fee arts-related legal representation and education to low-income artists and nonprofit arts and cultural organizations
    Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm
    York County Human Services Department, York County Government, YCHSD
    YCAAA, Legal Services
    Restricted to non-fee generating services, like consultation on civil legal problems, Advance Directives, Power of Attorney and wills. This service is limited to low-income individuals. OTHER LEGAL ISSUES CONSIDERED:
  • Landlord/tenant disputes
    • Health Care benefit issues
    • Consumer fraud issues
    • Statewide Elder Abuse HOTLINE: 1-800-490-8505
  • 100 West Market Street
    1st Floor
    York, PA 17401
    Eligibility: This service is limited to low-income individuals, age 60 and over. Fee-generating cases are excluded.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
    YWCA Bucks County
    Racial and Social Justice
    Encourages youth and adults of all cultures to explore race together. Includes "reading to reduce racism" after school book clubs, discussion groups, and special events
    2425 Trevose Road
    Feasterville Trevose, PA 19053
    Hours: Please call
    YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh
    YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh - Women's Impact Network
    Offers free legal services, financial coaching, and personalized support for women experiencing sudden economic distress due to life-changing events or situations.
    305 Wood Street
    Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal
    Abuse Network, Inc.
    Abuse Network, Inc. - Mifflin County
    Allegheny County Bar Association
    Allegheny County Bar Association Lawyer Referral
    Butler County BAR Association
    Butler County BAR Association
    Chester County Bar Association
    Chester County Bar Association - Access To Justice Program
    Chester County Register of Wills
    Chester County Register of Wills - Clerk of the Orphans' Court
    Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
    Community Legal Services - Energy Project
    Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
    Community Legal Services - Public Benefits and Welfare Unit - North Philadelphia
    Dauphin County Area Agency on Aging
    Dauphin County Area Agency on Aging - Legal Services
    Dauphin County Area Agency on Aging
    Referral Services for Civil Legal Matters
    Duquesne University
    Duquesne University School of Law, Tribone Center for Clinical Legal Education - Federal Litigation
    Franklin County Legal Services
    Legal Advice, Representation, and Education
    Friends of Farmworkers d/b/a Justice at Work
    Friends of Farmworkers - Community Education d/b/a Justice at Work
    Generations of Indian Valley
    Generations of Indian Valley - Legal Aid
    Homeless Advocacy Project
    Homeless Advocacy Project
    Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania
    Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania- Fair Housing Enforcement and Education Services Regional Pr
    Juvenile Law Center
    Junvenile Law Center - Advocacy
    La Comunidad Hispana
    La Comunidad Hispana - Information & Referral
    Laurel Legal Services
    Laurel Legal Services - Cambria County
    Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP)
    General Legal Aid (Bristol)
    Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP)
    Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania - General Legal Aid (Chester)
    Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP)
    General Legal Aid (Doylestown)
    Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP)
    Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania - General Legal Aid (Pottstown)
    Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP)
    Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania - General Legal Aid (West Chester)
    Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania (LASP)
    Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania - General Legal Aid (Norristown)
    Legal Clinic for the Disabled
    Legal Clinic for the Disabled - General Legal Aid
    McKean County Family Law Offices
    McKean County Family Law Offices
    Mercer County Area Agency on Aging, Inc.
    Mercer County Area Agency on Aging, Inc. - Legal Assistance
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services - Adams
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services - Bedford
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services - Berks
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    MidPenn Legal Services - Blair
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    MidPenn Legal Services - Centre/Huntingdon
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    MidPenn Legal Services - Clearfield
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services - Cumberland
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services - Dauphin and Perry
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services - Franklin and Fulton
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services - Lancaster
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services - Lebanon
    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services - Mifflin and Juniata
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    MidPenn Legal Services
    MidPenn Legal Services
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association - Allegheny
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association - Lawrence
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association - Beaver
    North Penn Legal Services
    Populations with Special Vulnerabilities - North Penn Legal Services - Towanda
    North Penn Legal Services
    Populations with Special Vulnerabilities - North Penn Legal Services - Hazleton
    North Penn Legal Services
    General Legal Aid - Lycoming/Clinton Counties
    North Penn Legal Services
    Populations with Special Vulnerabilities
    North Penn Legal Services
    Income and Economic Stability - North Penn Legal Services - Pittston
    North Penn Legal Services
    North Penn Legal Services - Lehigh Valley
    North Penn Legal Services
    Populations with Special Vulnerabilities
    North Penn Legal Services
    Income and Economic Stability - North Penn Legal Services - Honesdale
    Northwestern Legal Services
    Northwestern Legal Services - Erie Office
    Northwestern Legal Services
    Northwestern Legal Services - Bradford Office
    Northwestern Legal Services
    Northwestern Legal Services - Mercer County
    Northwestern Legal Services
    Northwestern Legal Services - Venango County
    Northwestern Legal Services
    Northwestern Legal Services - Warren Office
    Northwestern Legal Services
    Northwestern Legal Services - Crawford Office
    Pennsylvania Farmworker Project
    Pennsylvania Farmworker Project
    Philadelphia Legal Assistance
    Philadelphia Legal Assistance
    Philadelphia VIP
    Philadelphia VIP - Philadelphia LawWorks
    Pittsburgh Mercy Health System
    Pittsburgh Mercy Health System - Project H.E.L.P.
    Public Defender's Office of Potter County
    Public Defender's Office of Potter County
    SeniorLAW Center
    SeniorLAW Center - Legal Services
    Somerset County Government
    Somerset County Government Child Support Wage Assignment Assistance
    Southwestern Pennsylvania Area Agency on Aging, Inc.
    Statewide LINK Hotline
    Southwestern Pennsylvania Legal Services
    Southwestern Pennsylvania Legal Services - Somerset County
    University of Pittsburgh
    University of Pittsburgh School of Law - Elder Law Clinic
    Venango County Public Defender
    Venango County Public Defender
    Westmoreland Bar Association
    Westmoreland Bar Association Pro Bono Program
    York County Bar Association and Bar Foundation
    Modest Means - A Program of the York County Bar Association
    York County Human Services Department, York County Government, YCHSD
    YCAAA, Legal Services
    YWCA Bucks County
    Racial and Social Justice
    YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh
    YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh - Women's Impact Network
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