Get Help

Our network of free legal clinics offer a lifeline to New Yorkers facing legal crises. Scroll down to learn more about how to get help.

Benefits Legal Clinics

  Get Help With:

  • Public Assistance Problems
  • SNAP (Food Stamp) Problems
  • Fair Hearings & Appeals
  • General Legal Referrals

Holiday Closures: During the week of 12/12/16, we will see people but will only provide Advice & Referrals. During the weeks of 12/19/16 & 12/26/16, our Legal Clinics will be closed. They will open again as of January 3, 2017.

Click here for our General Legal Clinic Schedule 


Housing Legal Clinics


  Get Help With:

  • Repair Issues
  • Tenant Harassment
  • Nonpayment proceedings
  • Succession Rights

SCHEDULE CHANGE: Our Tuesday housing clinic at Union Community Health Center will be closed during December 2016.

Click here for our Bronx Legal Clinic Schedule (in English and Spanish)

Click here for our Manhattan Legal Clinic Schedule for NYCHA Issues (En Español)


SNAP (Food Stamp) Screenings


  Get Help With:

  • Screening for SNAP (Food Stamp) eligibility
  • Budgeting of SNAP (Food Stamps)
  • Referrals to soup kitchens and food pantries

Click here for our SNAP (Food Stamp) Screening Schedule (En Español)


Please arrive early, as all clinics are first come, first served, and sign-in sheets fill up quickly. Our staff includes both attorneys and other staff; the person you meet with may not be a lawyer. Clinics do not operate on major holidays and may occasionally close.