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Self-Help Bankruptcy Class Offered by Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service - $30

Date Thu, 02/13/2014
Location Maryland Volunteer Lawyer Service
1 North Charles St
Suite 222
Baltimore , MD , 21201
Contact (410) 547-6537
Event URL www.mvlslaw.org
Event Category Clinic, Allegany, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Calvert, Caroline, Carroll, Cecil, Charles, Dorchester, Frederick, Garrett, Harford, Howard, Kent, Montgomery, Prince George's, Queen Anne's, Somerset, St. Mary's, Talbot, Washington, Wicomico, Worcester
Event Description

Self-Help Bankruptcy Class Offered by Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service

Expunging your Criminal Record

Date Sat, 02/01/2014
Location Mission of Love Charities
6180 Old Central Ave Capitol Heights, MD 20743
Capitol Heights , MD , 20743
Contact (301) 333-4440 director@pgcba.com
Event Category Clinic, Allegany, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Calvert, Caroline, Carroll, Cecil, Charles, Dorchester, Frederick, Garrett, Harford, Howard, Kent, Montgomery, Prince George's, Queen Anne's, Somerset, St. Mary's, Talbot, Washington, Wicomico, Worcester
Event Description

Criminal charges getting in the way of finding employment?

Maryland attorneys will help you find out if any of your charges qualify for expungement and help you complete the necessary paperwork.   

This service will be FREE of charge, brought to you by the Prince George’s County and Maryland State Bar Associations.

Foreclosure Solutions Workshop

Date Wed, 01/15/2014
Location Human Resources Development Commission
125 Virginia Avenue
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact Allegany Law Foundation 301-722-3390
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Homeowners are encouraged to attend the Foreclosure Solutions Workshop to receive free, one-on-one legal advice.  Homeowners do not need to be in foreclosure to obtain a consultation with a volunteer attorney.  For workshops where pre-registration is available, homeowners who pre-register are guaranteed a free legal consult.
 

Foreclosure Solutions Workshop

Date Tue, 10/15/2013
Location Human Resources Development Commission
125 Virginia Ave.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact Allegany Law Foundation, Inc. 301 722-3390
Sponsored by Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Foreclosure Solutions Workshop - Allegany County

Maryland homeowners can receive free one-on-one legal advice from volunteer attorneys from the statewide Foreclosure Prevention Pro Bono Project.

Tuesday, October 15, 2013
2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Human Resources Development Commission
125 Virginia Ave.
Cumberland, MD 21502   

Legal Aid Bureau, Inc., Western Maryland (Allegany, Garrett)

Address
110 Greene Street
Cumberland MD 21502
Website http://www.mdlab.org
Phone (301) 777-7474
(866) 389-5243
Services

The Legal Aid Bureau, Inc. is a staffed legal services program offering free civil legal services to the low income population throughout Maryland. The Legal Aid Bureau has over a dozen offices throughout the State. The Bureau does not accept fee-generating cases. Persons eligible for services are generally served by the office serving their county of residence.

Categories:General, Allegany, Garrett

Debtor Assistance Project

Address
110 Greene Street
Cumberland MD 21502
Website http://www.mdb.uscourts.gov/content/debtor-assistance-project
Intake hours Debtors may call Monday through Friday. Court business hours of operation are 8:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m.
Phone 410-962-3813
Email probono@mdb.uscourts.gov
Services

The Debtor Assistance Project ("DAP") is a legal clinic that is a partnership between the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland and various members of the Maryland legal community. This program provides debtors with an opportunity to meet, one-on-one, with a volunteer bankruptcy attorney for a free half-hour consultation.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 12/29/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 12/08/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 12/15/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 12/22/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 11/17/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 11/24/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 12/01/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 11/10/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 11/03/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 10/13/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 10/20/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 10/27/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 10/06/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 09/22/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 09/29/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 09/15/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 09/08/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington St.
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (301) 722-3390 alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Free State Legal Project

Address
1111 North Charles Street
4th Floor
Baltimore MD 21201
Website http://www.freestatelegal.org
Intake hours Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Phone (410) 625-5428
Email info@freestatelegal.org
Services

Provides legal services to low-income members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community in Maryland.

Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program Clinic

Date Wed, 06/15/2011
Location Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church
2812 Reisterstown Road
Baltimore , MD , 21215
Contact 410-366-6091
Event URL http://mdhope.org/EMA.aspx
Sponsored by St. Ambrose Housing Aid Center
Event Category Clinic, Allegany, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Calvert, Caroline, Carroll, Cecil, Charles, Dorchester, Frederick, Garrett, Harford, Howard, Kent, Montgomery, Prince George's, Queen Anne's, Somerset, St. Mary's, Talbot, Virginia, Washington, Washington D.C., Wicomico, Worcester
Event Description

Help for homeowners facing foreclosure due to involuntary unemployment, underemployment or loss of income due to medical condition.


You will be contacted for a telephone eligibility screening

Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program Clinic

Date Wed, 06/01/2011
Location Comprehensive Housing Assistance, Inc.
5809 Park Heights Avenue
Baltimore , MD , 21215
Contact 410-500-5310
Event URL http://mdhope.org/EMA.aspx
Event Category Clinic, Allegany, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Calvert, Caroline, Carroll, Cecil, Charles, Dorchester, Frederick, Garrett, Harford, Howard, Kent, Montgomery, Prince George's, Queen Anne's, Somerset, St. Mary's, Talbot, Virginia, Washington, Washington D.C., Wicomico, Worcester
Event Description

Help for homeowners facing foreclosure due to involuntary unemployment, underemployment or loss of income due to medical condition.


You will be contacted for a telephone eligibility screening

Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence

Address
4601 Presidents Drive
Suite 370
Lanham MD 20706
Website http://www.mnadv.org
Hotline 1-800-634-3577
Phone 301-429-3601
Fax 301-429-3605
Email info@mnadv.org
Services

The Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence (MNADV) works to eliminate domestic violence in Maryland through education, training, and advocacy.

Foreclosure Solutions Workshop

Date Thu, 06/23/2011
Location Human Resources Development Commission
125 Virginia Avenue
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact (410) 837-9379
Event URL http://probonomd.org/foreclosure-solutions-workshops.html
Event Category Workshop, Allegany
Event Description
  • Homeowners who pre-register for a workshop are guaranteed a free legal consult.
  • Homeowners do not need to be in foreclosure to obtain a consultation with a volunteer attorney.
  • Homeowners should bring the following documents (or copies) to the event with them:
    • All paperwork related to current and former mortgages, including loan application,
    • settlement paperwo

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Mon, 04/18/2011
Location Frostburg Public Library
65 East Main Street
Frostburg , MD , 21532
Contact alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 05/05/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington Street
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 04/28/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington Street
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 04/21/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington Street
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 04/14/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington Street
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 04/07/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington Street
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Law Self Help Clinic

Date Thu, 03/24/2011
Location Washington Street Public Library
31 Washington Street
Cumberland , MD , 21502
Contact alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Event URL http://alleganylaw.net
Sponsored by Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.
Event Category Clinic, Allegany
Event Description

Allegany Law in co-operation with the Allegany County Circuit Court provides legal assistance to individuals in the community in filling out court forms in family law cases including divorce, custody, visitation, child support and name changes.

Family Crisis Resource Center, Inc.

Address: 146 Bedford Street, Cumberland, MD, 21502
Hours: Available Sundays and with scheduled appointments.
Contact: Lyn Pecoraro, Family Support Services Coordinator or Supervised Visitation Coordinator - 301-777-2102 or 301-759-9246
Cost: $5.00 per exchanges, $15.00 per visit, waiver available
Comments:

For supervised visitation/ monitored exchange.  Security measures available.

Women's Law Center of Maryland

Address
305 W. Chesapeake Avenue
Suite 201
Towson MD 21204
Website http://www.wlcmd.org
Intake hours Family Law Hotline: Monday-Friday 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Hotline (800)845-8550
Phone (410)321-8761
Phone 2 Forms Help:800-818-9888;Non-English:410-396-3294
Email admin@wlcmd.org
Services

Family Law Hotline answers general legal questions on family law and refers caller to independent legal referral services or staff programs. Legal Forms Helpline assists callers who are filing a family law case without a lawyer to complete form pleadings. Also handles a limited number of family law cases and protective orders.

Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program

Address
2101 L Street, NW,
Suite 420
Washington DC 20037
Website http://www.vetsprobono.org
Phone (202)678-8164
Email mail@vetsprobono.org
Services

Matches low-income veterans who need legal representation before the Court of Veterans Appeals with volunteer attorneys who work for free. Also trains attorneys to handle such cases.

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Address
10 South Howard Street
Suite 3000
Baltimore MD 21201
Website http://www.eeoc.gov/baltimore/index.html
Intake hours Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Walk-ins are taken 8:30 to 3:00 Monday through Thursday and 9:00 to Noon on Friday.
Phone 1-866-408-8075
Phone 2 1-800-669-4000
Services

Enforces federal legislation prohibiting employment discrimination based on race, sex, religion, national origin, color, age, equal pay, or disability.

Speakers Bureau Maryland State Bar Association

Address
520 West Fayette Street
Baltimore MD 21201
Website http://www.msba.org
Phone (410)685-7878
Phone 2 (800)492-1964
Services

Provides speakers to business and community groups and schools on a variety of legal topics at no charge. The MSBA also publishes free brochures about common legal problems and questions.

Spanish Catholic Center

Address
1015 University Blvd.
East Silver Spring MD 20903
Intake hours Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone (301)431-3773
Services

Provide legal advice on immigration law issues and possible representation before Immigration Board. Also provides various social services and employment training. Bi-lingual (Spanish).

Sixty Plus Legal Program

Website http://www.msba.org/sec_comm/sections/elder/public_serv.htm
Intake hours Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Phone in Baltimore City - (410) 539-3112
in Baltimore County - (410) 337-9100
in Montgomery County - (301) 279-9100
Phone 2 1-800-999-8904 ext. 7760
Services

Refers persons ages 60 and over with limited income to an attorney in their area who will prepare particular legal documents for a modest preset fee. Homebound individuals can be served in most areas. Wills, living wills, powers of attorney, small estates, and deed changes.

Sexual Assualt Legal Institute (SALI)

Address
P.O. Box 8782
Silver Spring MD 20907
Website http://www.mcasa.org
Phone (877)496-SALI (toll free)
Phone 2 (301) 565-2277
Services

SALI provides direct civil legal services for victims and survivors of sexual assault regarding: education, including college administrative hearings; privacy issues; peace and protective orders; family law matters (divorce, custody, visitation, child/spousal support); employment; housing; crime victims compensation; referrals for tort cases; any other civil matters relating to sexual assault.&

Prisoners Rights Information System of Maryland (PRISM)

Address
315 High Street
#201
Chestertown MD 21620
Phone By mail only
Services

Representation or advice to state prisoners in civil rights matters and certain state habeas corpus or inmate grievance office cases. Handles sentence calculation problems, lack of medical care or improper living conditions, violation of constitutional rights of religion, association, etc.

Office Of Special Counsel For Immigration Related Unfair Employment Practices

Address
U.S. Department of Justice
950 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington DC 20530
Website http://www.usdoj.gov/crt/osc/
Intake hours Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Phone 1-800-255-7688
Phone 2 (202)616-5528, TTD(800)237-2515
Services

Investigates charges of discrimination in employment based upon citizenship status and national origin. Investigates charges of document abuse and unlawful dismissal. Has a screening process that is immediately available to take calls in over 140 languages. AT&T language line provides assistance in all languages.

National Partnership For Women And Families

Address
1875 Connecticutt Avenue, NW
Suite 650
Washington D.C 20009
Website http://www.nationalpartnership.org
Intake hours 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Phone (202)986-2600
Email info@nationalpartnership.org
Services

Provides free legal information on work, family and health matters. In select cases, files friend-of-the court briefs. Provides attorney referrals. Handles employment discrimination, reproductive health, family/medical leave, child support, domestic violence, rape, suicide.

National Organization Of Veterans Advocates

Address
1425 K Street, NW
Suite 350
Washington DC 20005
Website http://www.vetadvocates.org
Phone 877-483-8238
Services

Refers veterans and survivors to attorneys who will represent them before ther Court of Veterans Appeals. There are various fee structures and some representatrion is pro bono.

National Labor Relations Board, Baltimore Office

Address
103 Gay Street
Appraiser's Store Bldg., 8th Fl
Baltimore MD 21202
Website http://www.nlrb.gov/
Intake hours Monday-Friday 8:15 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Phone (410)962-2822
Fax (410)962-2198
Services

The National Labor Relations Board was created by Congress to administer the National Labor Relations Act, the basic law governing relations between labor unions and the employers whose operations affect interstate commerce.

National Federation Of The Blind

Address
1800 Johnson Street
Baltimore MD 21230
Website http://www.nfb.org
Phone 410-659-9314
Email nfb@nfb.org
Services

Promotes and protects the rights of the blind through information services, legislative advocacy, and litigation. Informs blind individuals of avilable governmental and private services as well as facts about laws and regulations concerning them. Works to change legislation that discriminates against the blind. Uses volunteer attorneys for litigation.

National Association Of The Deaf Law Center

Address
814 Thayer Avenue
Suite 205
Silver Spring MD 20910
Website http://www.nad.org
Phone (301)587-7730
Email NADinfo@nad.org
Services

Represents people who are deaf and hard of hearing in nationwide litigation in disability discrimination cases.

Maryland Office Of The People's Counsel

Address
6 Saint Paul Street
Suite 2102
Baltimore MD 21202
Website http://www.opc.state.md.us/
Intake hours Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone 410-767-8150
Phone 2 1-800-207-4055
Email info@opc.state.md.us
Services

Advocates on behalf of the general public in Maryland utility rate and service matters before state and federal regulatory commissions, courts and legislative bodies. Investigates on public behalf and provides assistance regarding consumer utility service problems. No fee for services.

Maryland Lawyers For The Arts, Inc.

Address
113 West North Avenue
Baltimore MD 21201
Website http://www.mdartslaw.org/
Phone (410)752-1633
Fax (410)752-0155
Email info@mdartslaw.org
Services

Provides free or reduced fee legal assistance to arts organizations and visual, performing and literary artists. Low-income artists and arts organizations should request and submit an application detailing their arts-related legal problem. A small fee is required to cover administrative costs.

Maryland Human Relations Commission, Cumberland City Community Relations

Address
13 Canal St.
Suite 304
Cumberland MD 21502
Website http://www.ci.cumberland.md.us/new_site/index.php/contents/view/488
Phone (301)759-6433
Services

The Human Relations Commission is a seven-member commission, responsible for the elimination of discrimination in all areas of community life.

Maryland Human Relations Commission

Address
6 St. Paul Street, Suite 900
Baltimore MD 21202
Website http://www.mchr.state.md.us
Phone 1-800-705-3493
Services

Enforces laws prohibitting desicrimination in employment, housing, and public accomadations on the basis of race, religion, national origin, color, sex, age, marital status, or disability. A complaint alleging discrimination must be made in writing under oath and filed within six months of the date of occurrence, except in cases of housing where the limit is one year.

Maryland Disability Law Center

Address
1500 Union Avenue
Suite 2000
Baltimore MD 21211
Website http://www.mdlcbalto.org
Intake hours Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Largo Office)
Phone (410) 727-6352
Phone 2 1-800-233-7201
Services

Advocates for the interests of persons with disabilities in Maryland. Center staff includes attorneys, paralegals, and support staff. Legal services include advice, counseling, negotiation, administrative remedies, and litigation. No fees for services.

Maryland Department Of Veterans' Affairs, Cumberland Service Office

Address
P.O. Box 504
12501 Willbrook Road, Room 2-014
Cumberland MD 21502
Phone (301)777-2157
Phone 2 (301) 759-5251
Services

Provides veterans. Their dependents, and survivors with help in filing claims for Federal and state veteran's benefits. Assists claimants with development of evidence required to support claims. Represents claimants through board of veterans appeals. Acts as veterean's advocate for Federal, state, and lcoal agencies.

Maryland Department Of Veterans' Affairs

Address
31 Hopkins Plaza
Room 110
Baltimore MD 21201
Website http://www.dbm.state.md.us/phonebook/OfficeSub.asp?OID=2736
Phone (800)446-4926
Email mdveteransinfo@mdva.md.us
Services

Provides veterans. Their dependents, and survivors with help in filing claims for Federal and state veteran's benefits. Assists claimants with development of evidence required to support claims. Represents claimants through board of veterans appeals. Acts as veterean's advocate for Federal, state, and lcoal agencies.

Legal Forms Helpline

Intake hours Tuesdays and Fridays, 9:00AM - 12:30PM; Thursdays, 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Hotline 1-800-818-9888
Services

This program can help you to represent yourself in court. They will provide instructions designed to help you with the legal forms about problems such as divorce, custody, and child support.

Allegany Law Foundation Pro Se Program - Court Forms

Address
110 Greene Street
Cumberland MD 21502
Website http://alleganylaw.net
Intake hours Every Thursday from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Allegany County Public Library on Washington Street, Cumberland MD 21502. AND the Third Monday of the month at the Frostburg Public Library from 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. 65 East Main Street, Frostburg, MD 21532 Phone: 301-687-0790 Contact the library in advance to check the date.
Phone 301-722-3390
Services

This is a Court-affiliated program which assists pro se litigants who are residents of Allegany County with the completion of forms on divorce, custody, name change, adoption, child support and visitation.

Maryland Department Of Aging, Main Office

Address
301 West Preston St.
Room 1007
Baltimore MD 21201
Website http://www.mdoa.state.md.us/
Intake hours Central Office - 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Local programs may vary.
Phone (800)AGE-DIAL
Phone 2 (410)767-1100
Services

The Office offers senior citizens the opportunity to receive free or low-cost assistance with legal problems using funds from the federal Legal Assistance for the Elderly Program.

Maryland Department Of Aging, Allegany County

Address
19 Frederick Street
Cumberland MD 21502
Intake hours Central Office - 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Local programs may vary.
Phone 301-777-5970 ext.107
Phone 2 (800)AGE-DIAL
Services

The Office offers senior citizens the opportunity to receive free or low-cost assistance with legal problems using funds from the federal Legal Assistance for the Elderly Program. These services are provided predominantly through the local sub-grantees of field offices listed below. Please call the local providers directly.

Maryland Crime Victim's Resource Center, Inc.

Address
1001 Prince George's Blvd.
Suite 750
Upper Marlboro MD 20774
Website http://www.mdcrimevictims.org
Phone (877)VICTIM-1
Phone 2 (301)952-0063 DC Metro; (410)234-9885 Baltimore
Services

Information, brief advice, general referrals and referrals to pro bono attorneys for eligible Maryland crime victims. Spanish language and access for hearing impaired available.

Maryland Coalition For Inclusive Education

Address
7484 Candlewood Road
Suite R
Hanover MD 21076
Website http://www.mcie.org
Phone (800)899-8837
Phone 2 (410)859-5400
Email mcie@mcie.org
Services

The Maryland Coalition for Inclusive Education provides representation to disabled children throughout Maryland seeking to be educated in the least restrictive environment.

Maryland Association Of Non-Profits

Address
190 West Ostend Street
Suite 201
Baltimore MD 21230
Website http://www.marylandnonprofits.org
Intake hours Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone (800)273-6367
Phone 2 (410)727-6367
Services

Provides volunteer attorneys to handle cases in theareas of real estate, business, employment and tax law for non-profit organizations who are members of the Maryland Association of Non-Profit Organizations. Incorporation, tax advice, drafting contracts and leases, real estate, business issues, employment and labr law matters.

Legal Aid Bureau, Inc., Foreclosure Legal Assistance Project

Website http://www.mdlab.org/foreclosure
Hotline (800) 444-4099
Services

For over 25 years, one of Legal Aid’s highest priorities is to represent people in danger of losing their housing, including those facing foreclosure. When such a client comes to Legal Aid, the case is analyzed quickly and in detail to determine what can be done to help the client save his/her home.

Legal Aid Bureau, Inc., Affordable Housing Preservation Program

Website http://www.mdlab.org/affordable%20housing
Phone (800) 999-8904
Services

Legal Aid provides outreach and information to tenants in the properties and meets with tenants and determines their concerns regarding the housing. Where owners are restructuring their loans, tenants have significant opportunities to obtain improvements to the property.

Legal Aid Bureau, Inc. Farmworkers Project

Address
111 High Street
Salisbury MD 21801
Website http://www.mdlab.org
Phone (800)444-4099
Services

The Bureau represents migrant and seasonal farm workers in Maryland and Delaware through this project. The program provides education and legal representation on employment conditions, workplace safety, housing conditions, and transportation safety. This service is provided by the office located in Wicomico County.

Legal Aid Bureau Senior Hotline

Address
500 E.Lexington St.
Baltimore MD 21201
Website http://www.mdlab.org
Hotline (800) 896-4213
Phone (800)458-5340
Services

A Senior Telephone Hotline operates along with the telephone intake system from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (including lunch time) Monday-Friday. The hotline provides legal information and advice, brief services, community legal education, and targeted referrals to improve access and increase the number of services to older persons.

Legal Aid Bureau Inc., Long Term Care Assistance Project

Address
6811 Kenilworth Ave.
Suite 500
Riverdale MD 20737
Website http://mdlab.org
Intake hours 9:30 am to 3 pm, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. 9:30 am to 3 pm, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. 9:30 am to 1pm and 6pm to 8pm, Thursday.
Hotline (800) 367-7563
Phone (410) 951-7750
Services

The Long Term Care Assistance Project (LTCAP) provides free legal assistance on long term care issues in Maryland. LTCAP accepts requests for legal assistance from long term care residents, individuals pursuing long term care services as well as family members, social workers, or others who are helping these individuals.

Foreign-Born Information And Referral Network

Address
5999 Harper's Farm Road
Suite E-200
Columbia MD 21044
Website http://www.firnonline.org/
Intake hours Columbia office hours Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9:00 AM-5:00 PM; Laurel office hours Thursday 12:00 PM-7:00 PM (Immigration counselor only)
Phone 410-992-1923 Columbia
410-880-5917 Laurel
Email info@firnonline.org
Services

Provides assistance in immigrant visa petitions, adjustment of status, and the citizenship process. Also assists with reapplication for lost green cards. Volunteers are multi-lingual. INS forms availble. Also provides immigration counseling and citizenship classes, interpreting and translations services, English tutoring, information and referrals, and a variety of workshops.

 

Federal Public Defender, District of Maryland

Website http://www.md-fd.org/
Intake hours Call Monday-Friday 8:30 AM-5:00 PM. No walk-ins.
Phone 410-962-3962 (Northern Division)
301-344-0600 (Southern Division)
Services

Attorneys provide representation to persons charged with Federal criminal offenses who have been determined by the court to be indigent and in need of representation.

Languages: English; Interpreters available upon request.

 

Federal Defender - Northern Division

100 S. Charles Street

BankAmerica Tower II, Suite 900

Family Crisis Resource Center

Address
146 Bedford Street
Cumberland MD 21502
Website http://www.familycrc.org
Intake hours To schedule an appointment, call 301-759-9246. In case of emergency, call the 24-hr helpline at 301-759-9244 to speak with a counselor.
Hotline 301-759-9244
Phone 301-759-9246
Email fcrc@allconet.org
Services

Provides eligible (residents of Allegany Co.) clients access to legal assistance in seeking relief in civil legal matter arising from domestic violence and sexual assault/abuse.

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service

Address
1 North Charles St
Suite 222
Baltimore MD 21201
Website http://www.mvlslaw.org
Intake hours Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m
Phone (410)547-6537
Phone 2 (800)510-0050
Email info@mvlslaw.org
Services

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service (MVLS) maintains a panel of over 2,000 volunteer attorneys who can provide pro bono representation to low and moderate income clients in non-criminal, non-fee generating civil law matters. All clients must meet income and asset eligibility guidelines.

Allegany County Family Crisis Resource Center

Address
146 Bedford Street
Cumberland MD 21539
Hotline 301-759-9244
Phone 301-759-9246
Fax 301-759-4934
Services
  • Counseling: Sexually molested teens, children from violent homes, children who have witnessed domestic violence, and group counseling.

Department of Human Resources: Information Hotline

Address
311 W. Saratoga Street
Baltimore MD 21201
Website http://www.dhr.state.md.us
Intake hours Monday-Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Phone 800-332-6347
TTY: 800-925-4434
Services

Provides information and assistance on benefit programs offered through the local Departments of Social Services (i.e., food stamps, medical assistance, child support, etc., immigration counseling, welfare fraud complaints, and general infrmation).

Community Law Center

Address
3355 Keswick Road
Suite 200
Baltimore MD 21211
Website http://www.communitylaw.org
Intake hours Apply for legal assistance online at www.communitylaw.org/apply-for-services
Phone (410)366-0922
Email mail@communitylaw.org
Services

Provides legal services to community and nonprofit organizations throughout Maryland. Small fee may apply.

 

Languages: English, French

Child Support Enforcement Administration, Allegany County

Address
1 Frederick Street
P.O. Box 1647
Cumberland MD 21502
Website http://www.dhr.state.md.us/csea/
Intake hours Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone 1-800-332-6347
Services

Helps to secure child support from absent parent by locating absent
parents, proving the paternity, obtaining court orders for support,
enforcing court orders, and collecting support payments. Lawyers are
available to take the cases to court. Spanish-speaking clients are
welcome.

Civil Justice, Inc.

Address
520 West Fayette Street
Suite 410
Baltimore MD 21201
Website http://www.civiljusticenetwork.org
Intake hours Monday-Friday 9:00 AM-4:00 PM. No walk-ins.
Phone (410) 706-0174
Email cj@civiljusticenetwork.org
Services

Matches individuals with attorneys willing to provide legal services at reasonable and sometimes reduced rates. Attorneys may require upfront fees or a retainer.

Child Support Enforcement Administration (Maryland Department of Human Resources)

Address
1 N. Charles Street
Baltimore MD 21201
Website http://www.dhr.state.md.us/blog/?page_id=946
Intake hours Walk-ins 5th floor: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM; Wednesday 8:00 AM-6:00 PM
Phone 1-800-332-6347
Services

Provides services to establish court orders for paternity, child support and medical support, locating absent parents, monitoring and enforcing court orders for support, reviewing and modifying support order amounts, and collecting and disbursing child support payments. Fees may apply.

Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Washington: Immigration Legal Services

Address
12247 Georgia Ave.
Silver Spring MD 20902
Website http://www.catholiccharitiesdc.org/
Intake hours Walk-ins Tuesday 9:30 AM-11:30 AM. First come, first served. $60 consultation fee (924 G St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20004); Wednesday 9:00 AM-1:00 PM. First come, first served. $40 consultation fee (1618 Monroe St. NW Washington, D.C. 20010); Thursday 9:00 AM-11:00 AM. First come, first served. $60 consultation fee (12247 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring, MD 20902
Phone 202-772-4352
301-942-1790 (Silver Spring)
Email communications@catholiccharitiesdc.org
Services

Provides immigration legal services to foreign-born individuals and their families, including naturalization, asylum, employment and family-based petitions, adjustment of status to lawful permanent resident, immigration court represention, and other immigration legal matters.

 

Languages: All - can provide interpreters

Better Business Bureau of Greater Maryland, Inc.

Address
502 S. Sharp Street
Suite 1200
Baltimore MD 21201
Website http://greatermd.bbb.org/
Intake hours Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM-4:30 PM, Friday 8:00 AM-2:30 PM
Phone (410) 347-3990
Fax (410) 347-3936
Services

Answers consumers' questions. Works with businesses to resolve consumer complaints. Provides free reliability reports on businesses in the Bureau; files formal mediation and arbitration programs for consumers and businesses; and conducts consumer education on fraud and bad business practices.

Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland

Address
100 Community Place
Suite 3301
Crownsville MD 21032
Website http://www.courts.state.md.us/attygrievance
Intake hours Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m -5:00 p.m.
Phone (410) 514-7051
Email agcmd@mdcourts.gov
Services

Investigates consumer complaints about attorneys. Takes disciplinary
action against attorneys for violations of Maryland Rules of

Catholic Charities of Baltimore - Immigration Legal Services

Address
430 S. Broadway
Baltimore MD 21231
Website http://www.catholiccharities-md.org/immigrants/immigration-legal-services/immigr...
Intake hours Walk-ins Tuesday 9:00 AM. First come, first served. $100 consultation fee (money order only). Bring all documents pertaining to legal matter. Free consultations for victims of crime and domestic violence - Wednesday at 9:30 AM. First come, first served. Otherwise call 410-534-8015. Call/email for most up-to-date info on intake times and to request consultation questionnare in advance.
Phone (410) 534-8015 (Immigration Legal Services)
(410) 522-2668 (Client Services)
(443) 825-3450 (Health Services)
Email ilsinfo@cc-md.org or esperanzainfo@cc-md.org
Services

Provides low-cost, pro bono, and sliding scale fee legal counseling and representation in a wide range of immigration matters, including family-based petitions, adjustment of status, trafficking, crime victim, and domest violence-based immigration applications, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA) applications, visa processing, citizenship applications, inadmissibility waiver applicatio

American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland

Address
3600 Clipper Mill Rd.
Baltimore MD 21211
Website http://www.aclu-md.org/
Intake hours No walk-ins. Call 443-524-2558 on Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:00 PM-3:00 PM or send letter to address above. Also may fax a summary complaint to 410-366-7838. Include contact information for a reply.
Phone (410)889-8555
Email aclu@aclu-md.org
Services

Advocates for issues involving education reform, fair housing, free speech, LGBT rights, racial justice, privacy and technology, immigrants' rights, disability rights, police practices, open government, youth rights, voting rights, religious liberty, prisoners' rights, juvenile justice, women's rights, and reproductive freedom.

 

Allegany Law Foundation

Address
110 Greene Street
Cumberland MD 21502
Website http://alleganylaw.com
Intake hours Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Phone (301) 722-3390
Email alleganylaw@wirefire.com
Services

Free service in civil cases for income and asset eligible clients. People over the age of 60 receive free service without regard to income or assets in priority areas of law: income maintenance, health care, housing, nurtrition, and utilities. Allegany Law handles civil cases, except class action cases and suits for monetary damages. Allegany Law does not handle criminal cases.

Baltimore Neighborhoods, Inc.

Address
2530 N. Charles St.
Baltimore MD 21218
Website http://bni-maryland.org/
Intake hours Call for additional information.
Hotline (800) 487-6007
Phone (410) 243-4400 (Fair Housing)
(410) 243-6007 (Call Center - Landlord/Tenant)
Email info@bni-md.org
Services

Promotes justice in housing through education, testing, and litigation. The tenant/landlord counseling hotline assists tenants and landlords across the state with information regarding their rights and responsibilities under Maryland law. BNI also publishes guides to these laws and offers tenant and landlord introduction packets and tenant-landlord counseling at no charge.

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