New York

Legal Services NYC-Bronx - Housing Unit LSC Funded

http://www.Bronx.LegalServicesNYC.org

Who We Are

Legal Services NYC-Bronx, with three Bronx offices, provided legal services to the poor in diverse areas of civil practice.  We provide advice, brief services, clinics, phone hotlines and full representation in court and at hearings.  We provide legal services in the areas of disability, SSD/SSI, housing, public assistance, SNAP (food stamps), Medicaid, education, family law, domestic  violence,  health, consumer, employment/unemployment, bankruptcy, student loans and other civil litigation. We provide legal services in the areas of elder law, tax, foreclosure, veterans rights, immigration and to Hurricane Sandy victims. 

 

En Español Servicios Legales Nueva York-Bronx, con tres oficinas en el Bronx, ofrece servicios jurídicos a los pobres en diversas áreas de la práctica civil. Ofrecemos asesoramiento breve, breve servicios, clínicas, líneas directas de teléfono y plena representación en los tribunales y en las audiencias. Ofrecemos servicios jurídicos en las áreas de discapacidad, SSD / SSI, la vivienda, la asistencia pública, estampillas de comida, Medicaid, Inmigración, la educación, el derecho de familia, la salud, el consumidor, el empleo / desempleo, la quiebra, los préstamos estudiantiles, y otros litigos civiles.

How to Get Help

You can contact this organization by:

Contact Type
Phone
Phone Number
(718) 928-3700
Hours
Monday
9:00-1:00
Tuesday
9:00-5:00
Wednesday
9:00-5:00
Thursday
9:00-5:00
Friday
9:00-5:00

Contact Type
Legal Clinic
Address
1118 Grand Concourse (map)
Bronx Housing Court, 3rd floor
Bronx, NY 10451
Hours
Thursday
3:00

Who We Serve

Area(s)
  • Bronx County
Language(s) Spoken
  • Spanish / Español

Can provide interpreters for any language using the AT&T language line.

En Español
Podemos proporcionar intérpretes para cualquier idioma, utilizando interpretación por teléfono usando la línea de idiomas(At&T Language Line).

Income Guidelines

This program can accept individuals with incomes up to 200% of the poverty level if the person has special circumstances such as high medical bills, child care expenses or other debts.

Your family's income should be at or below the following percentage of the federal poverty level
200
Is this organization accessible by wheelchair?
YES
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired?
NO
Eligibility Restrictions

This program does not serve: undocumented immigrant; a prisoner

Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Full Legal Representation
  • Brief Advice
  • Pro Se Legal Clinic
  • Self-Help Materials
Emergency Instructions

What is an Emergency? When you are denied an order to show cause and can be scheduled for an eviction at any time or after you have been evicted.

The receptionist will speak to the Housing Unit Director or another staff attorney to determine whether emergency assistance should and can be provided.

General Contact Information

Address
Legal Services NYC-Bronx - Housing Unit
329 E. 149th Street 3rd Floor (map)
10th Floor
Bronx, NY 10451
Phone
(718) 928-3700
Fax
(718) 292-2857
Website
http://www.Bronx.LegalServicesNYC.org
Last Review and Update: Jan 30, 2014