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    Programs that provide legal counseling and/or representation for low-income individuals who need assistance in routine legal matters, usually in the area of bankruptcy, housing, public benefits, family law, elder law or immigration/naturalization.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Advocacy for Social Change-Companeros:Four Corners Immigrant Resource CenterAdvocacy information for social change.La Plata CountyCompañeros::Centro de recursos para inmigrantes (Resources for Immigrants)Compañeros:Four Corners Immigrant Resource Center
    Alpine Legal Services - Eagle CountyWe provide free civil legal services to qualified community members. We serve victims of crime, including domestic violence, low-income, senior citizens (60+) and at-risk youth. Intake in Rifle Courthouse is on Thursday's 9:30 am - 11:30 am. Intake in Aspen is on Thursday's from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. Eagle CountyAlpine Legal Services - Pitkin/Eagle CountyAlpine Legal Services
    Alpine Legal Services - Garfield CountyWe provide free civil legal services to qualified community members. We serve victims of crime, including domestic violence, low-income, senior citizens (60+) and at-risk youth. Intake in Rifle Courthouse is on Thursday's 9:30 am - 11:30 am. Intake in Aspen is on Thursday's from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. Garfield CountyAlpine Legal Services - Pitkin/Eagle CountyAlpine Legal Services
    Alpine Legal Services - Pitkin CountyWe provide free civil legal services to qualified community members. We serve victims of crime, including domestic violence, low-income, senior citizens (60+) and at-risk youth. Intake in Rifle Courthouse is on Thursday's 9:30 am - 11:30 am. Intake in Aspen is on Thursday's from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. Pitkin CountyAlpine Legal Services - Pitkin/Eagle CountyAlpine Legal Services
    Ask-A-Lawyer Clinic (Fort Collins) - 8th Judicial DistrictOffers free legal services to individuals representing themselves in family law cases; 15 minute sessions on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, from 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. Larimer CountyFort Collins - 8th Judicial District8th Judicial District
    Call A LawyerMesa County Bar Association members provide free legal advice on civil cases the third Thursday of the odd month (January, March, May, July, September, and November) from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM. This phone is not answered at any other time. DOES NOT HANDLE CRIMINAL CASES.Mesa CountyColorado Legal Services (Grand Junction Office) - Colorado Legal ServicesColorado Legal Services
    Civil Legal Services (Denver) - Colorado Legal ServicesProvides legal assistance, including advice, brief services, and full representation in court and before administrative agencies, and informational materials to eligible clients regarding civil matters including: - Public benefits (TANF, SSI, OAP, AND) - Family law involving domestic violence, including protection orders, dissolution of marriage, allocation of parental responsibilities (custody) - Health care (Medicaid, Children's Health Insurance) - Consumer issues, including foreclosure - Federally subsidized housing issues No misdemeanor, traffic violation, criminal, or fee-generated cases accepted.Denver CountyDenver - Colorado Legal ServicesColorado Legal Services
    Classes on Civil Rights-Companeros:Four Corners Immigrant Resource CenterClasses on Civil RightsLa Plata CountyCompañeros::Centro de recursos para inmigrantes (Resources for Immigrants)Compañeros:Four Corners Immigrant Resource Center
    Consumer Legal Services (Denver) - Colorado Legal ServicesProvides legal assistance, including advice, brief services, and full representation in court and before administrative agencies, and informational materials to eligible clients throughout the state on consumer issues such as: - Bankruptcy - Contracts/warranties - Credit access - Debt collection, garnishment and repossession - Finance and lending - Identity theft - Loans/installment purchases - Public utilities - Small claims - Unfair sales practices and consumer fraud - Other consumer issuesDenver CountyDenver - Colorado Legal ServicesColorado Legal Services
    Elder Law / Colorado Legal Assistance / Area Agency on Aging (Weld)Colorado Legal Services mission is to provide meaningful access to high quality, civil legal services in the pursuit of justice for as many low-income persons and members of vulnerable populations throughout Colorado as possible. www.coloradolegalservices.org/lawhelpWeld CountyArea Agency on Aging (Weld)Department of Human Services (Weld)
    Fort Collins Pro Bono Clinic - Larimer County Bar AssociationProvides legal advice to the first 8 eligible clients on a first come, first served basis regarding civil cases, not fee generating or criminal cases. Larimer CountyLarimer County Bar AssociationLarimer County Bar Association
    Immigrant Legal Services - Center for Trauma & ResilienceMi Gente – VAWA Legal Solutions provides legal information and representation to immigrant spouses, children and, in some cases, parents who have suffered abuse and/or extreme mental cruelty from a United States Citizen (USC) or Lawful Permanent Resident (LPR). Provides legal assistance to immigrants in Denver judicial districts 2, 17 and 18, who have suffered substantial physical or mental abuse as a result of the crime and have been, or are likely to be, helpful in the investigation and/or prosecution of criminal activity. Also provides assistance with green card documentation for undocumented individuals who have not been victims of abuse. Denver CountyCenter for Trauma & ResilienceCenter for Trauma & Resilience
    Legal Assistance - GLBT Community Center of ColoradoProvides legal outreach, consultation, and legal referrals to Colorado's LGBT and allied community.Denver CountyGLBT Community Center of ColoradoGLBT Community Center of Colorado
    Legal Clinic - Mean Street MinistryOffers monthly legal advice provided by attorneys.Jefferson CountyMean Street MinistryMean Street Ministry
    Legal Clinics (Craig) - 14th Judicial DistrictAsk-A-Lawyer legal clinics provide individual 30 minute appointments with volunteer lawyers to discuss civil legal issues, including: - Divorce and custody cases - Protection orders - Landlord/Tenant disputes, such as evictions - Foreclosures - Bankruptcy/Debt - Court lawsuits Clinics are held on the following dates in 2017: - May 11th - June 8th - July 13th - August 10th - September 14th - October 12th - November 9th - December 14thMoffat County14th Judicial District14th Judicial District
    Legal Clinics (Hot Sulphur Springs) - 14th Judicial DistrictAsk-A-Lawyer legal clinics provide individual 30 minute appointments with volunteer lawyers to discuss civil legal issues, including: - Divorce and custody cases - Protection orders - Landlord/Tenant disputes, such as evictions - Foreclosures - Bankruptcy/Debt - Court lawsuits Clinics are held on the following dates in 2017: - May 11th - June 8th - July 13th - August 10th - September 14th - October 12th - November 9th - December 14thGrand County14th Judicial District14th Judicial District
    Legal Clinics (Steamboat Springs) - 14th Judicial DistrictAsk-A-Lawyer legal clinics provide individual 30 minute appointments with volunteer lawyers to discuss civil legal issues, including: - Divorce and custody cases - Protection orders - Landlord/Tenant disputes, such as evictions - Foreclosures - Bankruptcy/Debt - Court lawsuits Clinics are held on the following dates in 2017: - May 11th - June 8th - July 13th - August 10th - September 14th - October 12th - November 9th - December 14thRoutt County14th Judicial District14th Judicial District
    Legal Resource Day (Fort Collins) - 8th Judicial DistrictOffers a free legal resource day on Friday, October 27th, 2017 from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. A variety of 30 minute informational sessions on legal topics will be covered by District, Probate, and County courts, including but not limited to: - Family law - Parenting plans - Landlord/tenant issues - Collections and garnishments - Sealing cases - Self-representation Clients who register for this event also have an opportunity to make an appointment to ask an attorney about their case.Larimer CountyFort Collins - 8th Judicial District8th Judicial District
    Legal Service Plans - LegalShieldOffers access to legal counsel and advice from qualified lawyers by calling a toll-free number on a variety of legal issues.Denver CountyLegalShieldLegalShield
    Legal ServicesLegal ServicesKit Carson CountyEast Central Council of Local GovernmentsEast Central Council of Local Governments
    Legal Services (Boulder) - Colorado Legal ServicesProvides legal assistance and information for low income persons in civil matters regarding public assistance, family law, restraining orders, pro se (do-it yourself) divorce, etc. No misdemeanor, traffic violation, criminal, or fee-generated cases accepted.Boulder CountyBoulder - Colorado Legal ServicesColorado Legal Services
    Legal Services - Disability Law ColoradoProvides representation in issues of special education, employment discrimination in HIV/AIDS program only, fair housing, access to state or federally funded services, access to public accommodations, and protection from abuse and neglect as well as addressing complaints of residents of nursing homes and personal care boarding homes.Denver CountyDenver - Disability Law ColoradoDisability Law Colorado
    Legal Services (Fort Collins) - Colorado Legal ServicesOffers a range of civil legal services including advice, brief service, do-it-yourself clinics and full representation. Priority cases include: - Public benefits (unemployment compensation, Medicaid, Food Stamps, TANF, child care assistance, and Social Security disability benefits) - Housing (evictions, warranty of habitability, public housing and Section 8 issues, and utility shutoffs) - Family (divorce, custody and paternity cases with domestic violence, child endangerment, disability, or a language barrier) - Consumer (Chapter 7 bankruptcy, consumer rights, and collections) - Foreclosure and homeowners rights - ID vouchers for individuals who had a Colorado ID within the last 10 years - ID assistance (cases with no supporting documents, names that do not match birth certificates, cases where benefits are denied due to lack of IDs, and cases needing a Driver's License as a form of ID and are not restoring a Driver's License due to violations) - Senior law (donation based legal services for Larimer County residents age 60+ on legal issues related to Medicaid, public benefits, long term care, powers of attorney, general estate planning, landlord/tenant, and consumer issues)Larimer CountyFort Collins - Colorado Legal ServicesColorado Legal Services
    Legal Services (Hayden) - Colorado Legal ServicesProvides legal services to low income individuals including advice and attorney representation in civil matters regarding family law (divorce/custody), housing issues, consumer issues and public assistance. No misdemeanor, traffic violation, criminal or fee-generated cases accepted.Routt CountyHayden - Colorado Legal ServicesColorado Legal Services
    Legal Services - Pro Bono Project of Mesa CountyThe Pro Bono Project, in partnership with the legal community, provides access to legal services and education for Mesa County residents.Our volunteer attorneys assist with a full range of civil legal problems including domestic violence, family law, and landlord tenant and consumer law issues. - Dissolution (Divorce) - Custody (Allocation of Parental Responsibility) - Temporary or Permament Protection Orders - Consult with an attorney on Modification of parenting plans - Landlord Tenant Assistance Mesa County619 Main Street, Grand Junction - Mesa County Pro Bono ProjectMesa County Pro Bono Project
    Legal Services - Rocky Mountain Legal CenterProvides civil legal representation and mediation services to low-income families, single parents, and seniors.Boulder CountyRocky Mountain Legal CenterRocky Mountain Legal Center
    Legal Training & Education - Disability Law ColoradoDisability Law Colorado provides training to any agency interested in educating their team about law. Training topics are related to the rights of people with disabilities and older adults. Training topics include but are not limited to: - Basics of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) - Employment Law under the ADA - Fair Housing Law - The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) - Physical Restraint and Seclusion in Schools - Service & Assistance Animals - Voting Rights - Resident's Rights in Nursing Homes - Ombudsman 101 Other training topics related to the rights of people with disabilities and the Older Americans Program are available upon request.Mesa CountyDisability Law Colorado (Grand Junction Office)Disability Law Colorado
    Loveland Pro Bono Clinic - Larimer County Bar AssociationProvide legal advice to the first 6 eligible clients on a first come, first served basis regarding civil cases, not fee generating or criminal cases. Located at the Loveland Community Health Center. Larimer CountyLarimer County Bar AssociationLarimer County Bar Association
    Mediation Services (700 Jefferson Cty Pkwy) - Jefferson County Human ServicesServices may include the following: - landlord-tenant problems - neighbor-neighbor conflicts - parenting time and child support disputes - disagreements over sales or repair bills (e.g., car bills) May also assist with small claims court cases and disputes with Jefferson County agencies.Jefferson County700 Jefferson Cty Pkwy - Jefferson County Human ServicesJefferson County Human Services
    Migrant Farmworker Services (Denver) - Colorado Legal ServicesProvides education, advocacy, and legal representation to farm workers throughout Colorado.Denver CountyDenver - Colorado Legal ServicesColorado Legal Services
    Protection and Advocacy for Individual Rights - Disability Law ColoradoThe Protection and Advocacy of Individual Rights (PAIR) program was established to protect the legal and human rights of individuals with disabilities who are not eligible for the Client Assistance Program or the Protection and Advocacy Systems for persons with developmental disabilities or individuals with mental illness. Through this program Disability Law Colorado serves individuals with other physical disabilities, including HIV and AIDS. The focus is on housing discrimination, eligible persons in institutional settings, and assisting persons living with HIV/AIDS.Denver CountyDenver - Disability Law ColoradoDisability Law Colorado
    Referrals_Companeros:Four Coners Immigrant Resource CenterReferrals or resource info for immigration lawyers, advocacy agencies, service providers, USCIS (United States Customs and Immigration Services), ICE detention situations, other.La Plata CountyCompañeros::Centro de recursos para inmigrantes (Resources for Immigrants)Compañeros:Four Corners Immigrant Resource Center
    Self Help Center - (Fort Collins) - 8th Judicial DistrictAssists self-represented litigants in the effective and efficient processing of court cases while educating them on court statutes, rules, policies, and procedures within legal limitations to ensure that court cases are handled properly and expeditiously. The Self-Represented Litigant Coordinator cannot provide legal advice.Larimer CountyFort Collins - 8th Judicial District8th Judicial District
    Self Help Center (Loveland) - 8th Judicial DistrictAssists self-represented litigants in the effective and efficient processing of court cases while educating them on court statutes, rules, policies, and procedures within legal limitations to ensure that court cases are handled properly and expeditiously. The Self-Represented Litigant Coordinator cannot provide legal advice.Larimer CountyLoveland - 8th Judicial District8th Judicial District
    Senior Services (Community and Senior Center) - Summit County Department of Health and Human ServicesSummit County Senior Center offers a wide range of activities, programs, and services for seniors in the community, including: - Monday night dinners - Tuesday and Thursday lunches - Computer Classes - Indoor/outdoor activities and monthly trips - Legal assistance - Resources for senior care and caregiver respite support - Colorado Life Trak - Home health and in-home assistance - Meal delivery - General and medical transportation - Wellness testing - Timberline adult day servicesSummit CountyCommunity and Senior Center - Summit County Department of Health and Human ServicesSummit County Department of Health and Human Services
    Title III Legal Assistance - Lower Arkansas Valley Area Agency on AgingLimited legal services are available to assist persons over the age of 60 with wills, deeds, and powers of attorney.Otero CountySenior Services - Lower Arkansas Valley Area Agency on AgingLower Arkansas Valley Area Agency on Aging
    Uncompaghre Volunteer Legal AidProvides free legal aid to low-income and senior residents in civil matters including but not limited to: - public and subsidized housing eviction - foreclosures - landlord/tenant disputes - access to medicaid and medicare - disability benefits - domestic violence issues - adoptions - dissolution of marriage - allocation of parental responsibilities - public utility shut-offs - debt collection - bankruptcy - garnishment - repossessions - wills and estates - old age pension - powers of attorney - social security eligibility and payments - insurance matters Montrose CountyUncompaghre Volunteer Legal AidUncompaghre Volunteer Legal Aid

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