Get Help

Please find the issue you face in the list below and call the number given at the specific time indicated.  For immediate assistance, use the contact information to the right.

Adult Home Advocacy Project

FOR: Residents of Adult Homes, citywide

Adult home resident rights / eviction prevention / public benefits / civil & disability rights

Telephone Intake: Monday-Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Call toll free: 877-417-2427

Consumer Rights Project

FOR: Low-income consumers, citywide

Debt collection harassment / credit card lawsuits / identity theft / purchasing schemes / credit report issues / access to financial services / fraud

Telephone Intake: Thursday, 10:00am – 2:00pm
Call: 212-417-3881

Disaster Response Law Project

FOR: People with Hurricane Sandy-related legal problems, citywide

FEMA appeals and recoupments / contractor fraud  /  repairs and rent abatements / insurance disputes / consumer problems / other civil legal problems

Telephone Intake: Monday through Friday, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Call: 212-417-3808

Foreclosure Prevention Project

FOR: Homeowners in Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island

Foreclosure defense / settlement conferences / foreclosure rescue scams / deed theft schemes

Telephone Intake: Wednesday, 2:00pm – 5:00pm
Call: 212-417-3777

Government Benefits Project

FOR: Low-income residents of New York City

Public Assistance / Social Security / SSI and SSD / Medicare & Medicaid / Food Stamps, etc.

Telephone Intake: Mondays, 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Call: 212-417-3732

Kinship Caregiver Law Project

FOR: Kinship caregivers, citywide

Custody / guardianship / adoption / public benefits

Telephone Intake: Wednesday and Friday, 10:00am – 5:00 pm
Call: 212-417-3850

Lower Manhattan Justice Project

FOR: Tenants and consumers living south of Houston St. in Manhattan; workers working in that area

Landlord-tenant issues / tenants rights / workers’ rights / consumer rights

Telephone Intake:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Call: 212-417-3888

Low-Income Bankruptcy Project

FOR: Low-income residents, citywide

Bankruptcy

Telephone Intake:
Wednesday, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Call: 212-417-3799

Manhattan Seniors Project

FOR: Seniors living below 110th Street in Manhattan

Landlord-tenant issues / public benefits / Medicare & Medicaid / civil & disability rights / nursing home issues / access to health care

Telephone Intake:
Monday, Wednesday & Friday:  2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Call: 212-417-3888

Seniors living north of 110th St. should call the Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation for legal assistance at 212-822-8300.

Mental Health Law Project

FOR: Mental health consumers, citywide

Landlord-tenant issues / public benefits / consumer / civil & disability rights

Telephone Intake: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00am – 5:00pm

Call: 212-417-3830

Neighborhood Preservation Project

FOR: Manhattan tenants living on East Side above Houston Street and on West Side between Houston and 110th Street

Eviction prevention / landlord-tenant issues / NYCHA

Telephone Intake:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Call: 212-417-3888

Nursing Home Residents’ Project

FOR: Residents of Nursing Homes and their families, citywide

Nursing home resident rights / abuse and neglect / discharge planning / consumer rights

Telephone Intake: Monday – Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Call toll free: 855-444-6477 (NHRP)

SRO Law Project

FOR: Residents of SRO hotels, rooming & lodging houses citywide, except west side of Manhattan north of 14th Street

Eviction prevention / landlord-tenant issues

Walk-in Intake: Thursdays, 1:00pm – 3:30pm at MFY Legal Services, 299 Broadway, New York, NY 10007

Three-Quarter House Project

FOR: Residents of three-quarter houses in Brooklyn

Eviction prevention / landlord-tenant issues / public benefits

Telephone Intake:
Monday, 10am – 12:30pm
Thursday, 2:00 – 4:30pm
Call: 212-417-3705

Or
Walk-in Intake 2nd & 4th Monday, 1:30 pm-5:00 pm
at Neighbors Together, 2094 Fulton St., Brooklyn, NY
Take C Train to Rockaway Avenue

Workplace Justice Project

FOR: Low-income and immigrant workers citywide

Unpaid wages / Unemployment Insurance / discrimination / re-entry issues / licenses / FMLA

Telephone Intake: Monday and Tuesday, 2:00pm – 5:00pm

Call: 212-417-3838

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