Nearly 400,000 people live in or less than 125% of poverty in northeastern Pennsylvania. At least 50% will deal with two or three civil law challenges each year. The most serious problems relate to their health, safety, housing, food security and their financial ability to support themselves and their families. North Penn Legal Services strives to resolve civil law issues and empower vulnerable populations through professional legal advocacy, advocacy, and education. Learn more and get involved. North Penn Legal Services is a nonprofit organization that provides civil legal assistance to low-income residents of northeastern Pennsylvania. We provide legal assistance so people can know their rights and free legal representation in non-criminal cases such as eviction, discrimination, family law and consumer protection issues. This North Penn Legal Services office provides free legal representation to eligible clients in Lehigh and Northampton counties. North Penn Legal Services provides free legal representation to eligible clients in the following counties: Bradford, Carbon, Clinton, Columbia, Lackawanna, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, Monroe, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Pike, Snyder, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Wayne and Wyoming. Legal services are provided to eligible clients through the service bureaus listed below. Check-in hours are Monday to Thursday from 09:00 to 11:30 or from 13:30 to 16:00. NPLS has been providing free civil legal assistance for over 50 years.

Learn more about our mission and history. Join our dedicated legal aid team and make a difference. The NPLS mobilizes the private bar association, social services and community organizations, courts and advocacy groups to effectively assist low-income individuals with their civil justice needs. We welcome you to our website and encourage you to apply for legal services online or by phone, make a donation to help us with this work, volunteer as a pro bono partner, or read about the many areas of civil law. NPLS provides free, daily civil legal assistance to low-income families, individuals, and groups in northeastern Pennsylvania. Services include one-on-one representation (from document preparation to litigation), information, referrals and advice through a hotline, legal training in the community, and support for clients who take responsibility for dealing with some or all aspects of their own problem. North Penn Legal Services prides itself on the important work that all of our staff and volunteers do every day with clients in need. We help them solve the most pressing and urgent civil law issues and support self-advocates in their quest for access to justice. You can apply online at & at any time. (Link below) NPLS offers a variety of self-help resources, manuals, and videos on a variety of topics.

Look. Find the latest NPLS information and announcements. Victims of domestic violence are represented free of charge, regardless of income. Me llamaron para una audiencia y perdí la llamada y se que de lo que alegan es un error del servicio de desempleo. Por lo que pido orientación para saber qué puedo hacer. Join us for our annual fundraiser on October 14, 2022 and support NPLS` mission. Many sponsorship opportunities are available. Volunteer lawyers bridge the gap between those who need help and those who receive it directly from legal aid. Team up with us and see what a big difference a little of your time can make.

Make a difference. I would like to hear from you, because I am not sure how to proceed. My husband hired my lawyer from the past and I have to find a lawyer to represent me because I received the divorce notice ten days ago. Thanks in advance. For performance information, call 877-953-4250, Monday to Thursday, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. I know it is short-term, but I have an upcoming hearing at the Cumberland Gardens Housing Office about a letter I received when I returned from vacation saying I had to move out. This hearing stems from an incident in Cumberland Gardens where two of my neighbours physically assaulted me.

I was found not guilty. Neighbours have not received eviction notices from the Allentown Housing Authority. Outreach and community events help us raise awareness and share important information. Visit us at our next event and see how you can get involved. Find something to do. I was wondering if you were dealing with appeals because I had to challenge a new hearing and I didn`t know if you were going to court to get unemployment benefits related to the pandemic.