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NYLAG Fights For Fair & Equal Access to Justice

Founded in 1990, NYLAG is a leading civil legal services organization combatting economic, racial, and social justice by advocating for people experiencing poverty or in crisis. 

Combatting social, racial, and economic injustice

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Free NY COVID-19 Legal Resource Hotline

Impacted by COVID-19? NYLAG’s new hotline can help with your legal issues for free.

Latest Info and Resources on COVID-19

During this crisis, NYLAG is here for you. We compiled resources on policy changes, new court procedures, and practice area updates. We also provide ways to contact us for help.

Three Easy (And Totally Doable) Ways to Track Expenses

Tracking what you spend is no fun, but do you really need to track every single expense? The answer may surprise you.

Our Impact

89,160

people impacted by our services last year

150+

community sites across NYC where we offer services

4,000

housing & foreclosure cases resulted in thousands of people keeping their homes

18,400

immigration cases handled last year, from asylum claims to deportation defense

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Help us provide free legal services to children and adults in need of a lawyer.

More News & Resources

Evictions and COVID-19 in NY: What You Should Know

Receive the latest updates on evictions, Housing Court, and more during COVID-19.

Save for a Special Occasion Without Breaking the Bank

Let’s talk about saving for the next Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or any other holiday or special occasion. Now is the best time to think about one of the biggest spending periods of the year.

Stimulus Check

Second Stimulus Check and Other Benefits. Everything You Need to Know.

The second round of stimulus checks and other payments offer a number of benefits. Here’s a breakdown.

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We can help you improve your finances, and remove barriers to economic security—all for free. Working with a NYLAG financial counselor and coach will help you pay off debt, manage your personal finances more efficiently, navigate through financial crises, and build long-term financial stability.