Legal Aid Society: Staten Island Office
About Legal Aid Society: Staten Island Office
The Legal Aid Society is a private, not-for-profit legal services organization, the oldest and largest in the nation, dedicated since 1876 to providing quality legal representation to low-income New Yorkers. It is dedicated to one simple but powerful belief: that no New Yorker should be denied access to justice because of poverty.
Call this location directly, or reach us via our: Main Number (212) 577-3300, or Helpline (888) 663-6680, staffed Mon-Fri 10am-3pm.
This office provides assistance with the following legal matters:
- landlord-tenant cases;
- rent subsidy terminations;
- public assistance/food stamps issues;
- social security disability denials;
- contested and uncontested divorces;
Other family law matters for victims of domestic violence. We handle contested and uncontested divorces.
We serve the following area:
- Richmond (Staten Island) County
We speak the following languages:
We provide legal aid to the following audience:
Your family's income should be at 125% or below the following percentage of the federal poverty level. There are no income eligibility requirements for seniors. Clients with incomes at or below 200% of the poverty level may be represented if they fall within certain exceptions.
This organization accessible by wheelchair and provides access for the hearing impaired.