Civil Legal

Organization Details

Organization Name:
Alternative Directions Inc.
2505 N. Charles Street ,
2nd Floor,
Program Contact Phone
Program uses Language Line (Y/N)
Program staff provide services in other lanuages
Spanish - a little
Office days/hours
M-F 8:30-5:00
Intake days/hours (by phone)
MLSC Guidelines
Program Description

Through a grant from Maryland Legal Services Corporation, Alternative Directions staff paralegals:
• Provide workshops on civil-legal rights and responsibilities to men and women incarcerated throughout Maryland.
• Assist incarcerated persons and others who are income-eligible with uncontested civil matters such as temporary guardianship, divorce, custody and visitation, child support modification and expungement
• Screen clients for possible referrals to other legal assistance programs and pro bono attorneys.

Birth certificate, name change, or gender change
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Child custody and visitation
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Child Support
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Credit and Debt
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Criminal Record Expungement
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Divorce, Separation, or Annulment
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Family Law
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Guardianship, Child
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Power of attorney
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Prisoner rights and services
Limited representation
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