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We are lawyers, paralegals, and financial counselors creating valuable individual and systemic change for people and families experiencing poverty.

Below are NYLAG’s units and projects: 

Helping people with limited means plan for all stages of life

Defending victims of abusive and deceptive lending and debt collection practices to ensure future financial stability

Empowering survivors of intimate partner violence to achieve safety and stability

Supporting low-wage workers in asserting their workplace rights

Safeguarding the right to affordable health and long-term care services for seniors with low incomes and people with disabilities

Planning for financial stability

Preserving affordable homeownership

Supporting and advocating for survivors of the Holocaust

Keeping immigrants and immigrant communities strong

Complementing health care with legal care

Addressing problems before they escalate into legal proceedings

Fighting for the rights of LGBTQ communities

Helping families in conflict make informed decisions together with the help of a mediator

Bringing free legal services on wheels to your community

Providing free legal advice to litigants representing themselves in civil cases in SDNY

Securing vital public benefits so that people can survive

Ensuring children with disabilities receive an education to which they are entitled and that meets their unique needs

Defending tenants experiencing poverty and facing eviction, displacement, and homelessness

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