. Each week, Greater Boston Legal Services (GBLS) provides free legal assistance and representation in civil (non-criminal) matters to hundreds of some of the neediest residents of the City of Boston and 31 surrounding towns and villages. For more information on immigration fraud prevention, visit: uscis.gov/avoid-scams or StopNotarioFraud.org. Ascentria Care Alliance 94 North Elm Street, Suite 401 Westfield, MA 01085 Tel: (413) 787-0725 LSC also has close ties with Harvard Law School`s Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation (CHLPI). The CHLPI was founded in 1987 as the AIDS Law Clinic, the country`s first legal services program for low-income people living with HIV and AIDS. The clinic was located in the Legal Services Center of his office in Boston`s culturally diverse Jamaica Plain neighborhood. Since then, IPLCV staff and students have provided direct legal services to thousands of HIV-positive clients, helping them obtain public and private health insurance and disability benefits, combat discrimination, plan for their children`s future care, and maximize control over decisions about their medical care and finances through careful estate planning. National Lawyers` Guild, Massachusetts Chapter, Lawyer Referral Service (617) 227-7008 Greater Boston Legal Services 197 Friend Street Boston, MA 02114 Tel: (617) 371-1234 / 800-323-3205 The following organizations may provide immigration legal services through BIA-accredited attorneys or agents: Justice Center of Southeast Massachusetts, LLC A subsidiary of South Coastal Counties Legal Services, Inc. 231 Main Street, #201 Brockton, MA 02301 Tel. : (508) 586-2110 Each year, Greater Boston Legal Services helps more than 10,000 low-income families and individuals resolve their civil (non-criminal) legal problems. We represent our clients before the courts, on appeal, in hearings before administrative judges, and with counsel and documents, both individually and through partnerships with not-for-profit organizations. We have a particular focus on impact litigation and our lawyers have frequently appealed and appeared before the state`s highest court.
60 Gore Street, Suite 203 Cambridge, MA 02141 Tel: (617) 603-2700 / TTD 617-494-1757 Justice Bridge Legal Center UMASS School of Law, Boston Office 67 Batterymarch Street, Lower Level Boston, MA 02110 Tel. : (617) 860-3414 Located in the city of Boston, at the intersection of Jamaica Plain and Roxbury – and next to Mattapan – the Legal Services Center has deep ties to the local community. We have long-standing partnerships with key community institutions and forge new relationships every day with local, governmental and national organizations that share our goal of fighting poverty and injustice. Below are links to some of the organizations we work with. Center for New Americans 42 Gothic Street Northampton, MA 01060 Tel: (413) 587-0084 The Legal Services Center has a long history of exemplary legal services to address the unmet needs of low-income individuals and families in the Greater Boston Area. Project Citizenship 4 Faneuil South Market Building Suite 4025 Boston, MA 02109 Tel. : (617) 694-5949 Ascentria Care Alliance 11 Shattuck Street Worcester, MA 01605 Tel: (774) 243-3100 Victim Rights Law Center 115 Broad Street, 3rd Floor Boston, MA 02110 Tel: (617) 399-6720, x19* for victims of domestic violence only The American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) can refer you to immigration attorneys in the United States. Find a lawyer at ailalawyer.com. University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth – Immigration Law Project 33 Faunce Corner Road Dartmouth, MA 02747 Tel: (508) 985-1174 Kids in Need of Defense (KIND) c/o Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP 155 Seaport Boulevard, 5th Floor Boston, MA 02210 / (617) 207-4138 * Unaccompanied minors only Greater Boston Legal Services does not discriminate against anyone who uses the Services on the basis of race. Ethnic origin, colour, sex, age, religion, country of origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, capacity, marital status, veteran status or other status protected by law.
For an in-depth review of U.S. immigration law providers, services, and detention facilities, visit the Immigrant Advocates Network`s National Directory of Immigration Legal Services in immigrationadvocates.org/nonprofit/LegalDirectory. The photos below offer a glimpse into the rich variety of neighborhoods we serve. At Greater Boston Legal Services (GBLS), our team of 69 lawyers and 17 paralegals provides free civil (non-criminal) legal aid to low-income individuals and families in and around Boston. International Institute of New England (Lowell) 15-17 Warren Street, 2nd Floor Lowell, MA 01852 Tel: (978) 459-9031 / Fax: 978-459-0154. Our community and referral partners include Brigham and Women`s Hospital and its affiliated health centres, as well as GLAD (Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders).