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Nassau Suffolk Law Services - The ReEntry Project LSC Funded

Who We Are

Nassau Suffolk Law Services is a nonprofit, public interest law firm that provides free legal assistance in civil matters to low income and disabled Long Islanders. The Reentry Unit helps people to reintegrate into the community after facing criminal charges by helping them to address criminal history-related civil legal issues.

Examples of cases the Reentry Unit will consider include:

  • Employment discrimination;
  • Section 8 Problems;
  • Certificates of relief from civil disability/certificates of good conduct;
  • Denial of professional license; and
  • Denial of employment due to prior neglect/abuse findings (at the ALJ level).

Our locations:

Hempstead Office 
1 Helen Keller Way – 5th Floor
Hempstead, NY 11550
(516) 292-8100

Islandia Office
1757 Veterans Highway – Suite 50
Islandia, NY 11749
(631) 232-2400

How to Get Help

Please call during our regular business hours, Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Suffolk residents please call (631) 232-2400. Nassau residents please call (516) 292-8100.

Who We Serve

  • Nassau County
  • Suffolk County
Language(s) Spoken
  • Spanish / Español
Circumstances and languages in which interpreters are provided

Interpreters will be provided upon prior request.

Your family's income should be at or below the following percentage of the federal poverty level
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Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Full Legal Representation
  • Brief Advice

General Contact Information

Nassau Suffolk Law Services - The ReEntry Project
1757 Veterans Highway (map)
Suite 50
Islandia, NY 11749
Nassau: (516) 292-8100/Suffolk: (631) 232-2400
Nassau: (516) 292-6529/Suffolk: (631) 232-2489
Last Review and Update: Oct 29, 2020

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