Central Virginia Legal Aid Society - Richmond Branch
Información General Contacto
Cómo obtener ayuda
|Teléfono||Local phone - 804-648-1012. Toll free - 800-868-1|
please have all documents relating to your case ready for easy reference if necessary.
CVLAS has 3 offices throughout Central Virginia to assist clients in meeting their legal needs. While legal representation can not be guaranteed, every attempt will be made to make sure clients have the legal advice they need when dealing with civil matters.
A Quién Servimos
|Cirumstances e idiomas en los que se proporcionan intérpretes||
Interpreters are available for all non-english speaking clients. Please attempt to contact our office to have interpreter scheduled.
|Pautas de Ingresos||
Households with income up to 187.5% of poverty may be accepted in certain situations. Households also must have low resources. The elderly (60 or older) may receive legal advice without regard to finances. Applicants also must meet citizenship requirements.
Representation and/or legal advice is free to the client. However, clients are responsible for any court fees which are incurred.
|Sus ingresos familiares deben ser iguales o inferiores al siguiente porcentaje de la nivel de pobreza federal||125|
|¿Es esta organización accesible en silla de ruedas?||Sí|
|¿Esta organización proporciona acceso para personas con discapacidad auditiva?||Sí|
|Restricciones de elegibilidad||
This program does not serve: Immigrant; Prisoner
Tipo de ayuda
|Este grupo proporciona los siguientes tipos de servicios basados en sus necesidades legales y sus recursos:||
|Descripción de los Servicios||
Provides free civil (non-criminal) legal advice and representation to low-income people in the areas of bankruptcy, civil rights, consumer, debtor rights, disability, domestic violence, elder law, employment, family, garnishment, health, housing, public benefits, Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and unemployment compensation.
Central Virginia Legal Aid Society (CVLAS) does not handle every request for assistance, but never charges a fee for its services. CVLAS does not handle criminal, traffic, personal injury, malpractice, property damage, or cases that may generate attorney’s fees where a lawyer could obtain a fee from the other side or from recovery.
|Instrucciones de Emergencia||
What is an Emergency? Walk-in intake is done for emergencies. An emergency is: recent papers from a court, government agency or subsidized landlord that require a response within four (4) business days; a court or administrative hearing within four (4) business days; a legal deadline within four (4) business days; a lockout, utility shutoff, or self-help eviction; an impending non-judicial foreclosure within ten (10) calendar days; or a recent incident of serious domestic violence.