Senator Phillips Sponsoring Free Legal Services Program in Hicksville

Elaine Phillips

July 05, 2017

Mobile Legal Help Center Will Offer Free Legal Assistance to Residents in Need

Senator Elaine Phillips and the New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) will be holding a free program in Hicksville to provide free legal services to those in need.

The Mobile Legal Help Center will be at the Hicksville Public Library (169 Jerusalem Avenue, Hicksville) on Friday, July 28th from 10 am to 3 pm.  The Mobile Legal Help Center, which is a partnership between the New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) and the New York State Office of Court Administration, brings free, civil legal services directly into communities.

NYLAG staff will be available to provide free legal assistance to local residents on issues related to:           

  • Domestic violence
  • Family Law
  • Healthcare and disability benefits
  • Housing (tenants only)
  • Identity theft and consumer credit issues
  • Advance Planning

     
Individuals should bring with them any documentation related to their situation that may be useful to the NYLAG staff in providing assistance.  

Residents of the 7th Senate District who would like more information about the free legal services program on July 28th or would like to make an appointment should call Senator Phillips’ office at 516-746-5924.  Appointments are required.