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Brooklyn Law School Disabilities and Civil Rights Clinic

HELP CATEGORIES

Other Housing Issues
Other Family Issues
Paternity
Guardianship
Applying for Benefits
Health Insurance
Civil Rights and Discrimination
Disability
Disability Rights
Other Education Issues

About Brooklyn Law School Disabilities and Civil Rights Clinic

The Disability and Civil Rights Clinic focuses on protecting and advancing the civil rights of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. It is one of the only law school clinics in the country specializing in this area.

The Disability and Civil Rights Clinic functions as a pro bono law firm representing low-income New Yorkers, and their families in a variety of civil legal matters, including housing, public benefits, access to health care, special education, parental rights, alternatives to guardianship, prisoners’ rights and discrimination in access to programs and services.

The mission of the Disability and Civil Rights Clinic is to promote the self-determination and independence of low-income adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities by providing direct legal services that protect individual rights and enhance access to services.

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TYPE OF HELP:

Pro Se Legal Clinic

HOURS:

Monday: 9.30 am - 5 pm
Tuesday: 9.30 am - 5 pm
Wednesday: 9.30 am - 5 pm
Thursday: 9.30 am - 5 pm
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

LOCATION:

State: New York
County: Kings
Zipcode: 11201

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