Legal Services NYC
Support applying for public benefits like SNAP, cash assistance and Medicaid. Call (917) 661-4500.
Manhattan Legal Services
Free legal counsel and support services on areas ranging from family support, domestic abuse, housing, employment benefits, and more. Call (646) 442-3106.
CUNY Citizenship Now!
Virtual assistance offered for immigration questions or applications. Call (646) 664-9353.
Contact your local office to find out if you need to appear for a check-in, but in-person appear to be cancelled. Bond office is closed in New York City, the closest is in Newark. Batavia and Albany are open.
Free remote legal service to help small businesses understand resources available under federal stimulus support.
Legal Aid Society is offering remote consultation services for civil law concerns including family court, housing court, and immigration court.
LIFT is offering remote consultation services for family law concerns including child support, custody, visitation, child welfare, and IPV.
Visitation to all correctional facilities is suspended until April 11, 2020; legal visits not impacted. Provisions extended to those who are incarcerated include stamps, electronic messages, and phone call.
NYC tenants’ rights and employee rights enforcement are available under home quarantine.
All arraignments will be virtual, with the Judge, prosecution and defense attorney and defendant all from remote locations.
Assistance with DACA, Green Card, TPS and Work Permit renewals. Call 800-552-5616 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The New York Peace Institute is offering services remotely via video or phone for conflict mediation or coaching on topics such as: housing or small claims court, family, parenting or education intervention, and criminal court.
Red Hook Community Justice Center
Red Hook Community Justice Center is conducting intakes, follow ups and personal advancement sessions. Call (718) 923-8200.
Community Mediation Services
Community Mediation Services is operating remotely through phone or online for: community and family mediation, special education, civil court and surrogate court matters. Call (718) 523-6868.
NYC Family Court
Emergency Family Court cases will be heard by judges through remote video appearances. Email: NYFCInquiry@nycourts.gov
Help and services for domestic violence survivors available by phone for all NYC Family Justice Center locations.