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Find local resources for your housing issues in your state. You can find legal aid groups to call for help. You can see what rental assistance programs may help you. Or you can use tools to write letters or file court documents to protect yourself.

Last updated on April 8, 2021

Legal Help in Florida

for assistance with housing, benefits, work, domestic violence, custody, discrimination, and other issues

Florida Legal Services 801-4350

Serves all local counties and cities

Serves all local counties and cities

Serves all local counties and cities

Florida Free Legal Answers online clinic

Serves all local counties and cities

Three Rivers Legal Services, Inc. 372-0519

Serves local areas: Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Gilchrist, Ham...

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Legal Services of North Florida, Inc. 385-9007

Serves local areas: Bay, Calhoun, Escambia, Franklin, Gadsden, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Jeff...

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Brevard County Legal Aid 631-2500

Serves local areas: Brevard County

Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida, Inc. 255-6573

Serves local areas: Brevard, Citrus, Flagler, Hernando, Lake, Marion, Orange, Osceola, Put...

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Legal Aid Service of Broward County

Serves local areas: Broward County

Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida, Inc. 736-2400

Serves local areas: Broward, Collier

Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc. 277-7680

Serves local areas: Charlotte, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Indian River, Le...

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Jacksonville Area Legal Aid 356-8371

Serves local areas: Clay County

Legal Aid Society of Collier County

Serves local areas: Collier County

Heart of Florida Legal Aid Society

Serves local areas: Hardee County, Highlands County, Polk County

Gulfcoast Legal Services

Serves local areas: Hillsborough County, Manatee County, Pasco County, Pinellas County, Sa...

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Bay Area Legal Services, Inc. 232-1343

Serves local areas: Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, Sarasota

Lee County Legal Aid Society

Serves local areas: Lee County

Serves local areas: Manasota

Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. 576-0080

Serves local areas: Miami-Dade, Monroe

Legal Aid Society of the Orange County Bar Association 841-8310

Serves local areas: Orange County, Osceola County

Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County

Serves local areas: Palm Beach

Legal Aid Foundation of Tallahassee

Serves local areas: Tallahassee area

An online tool for responding to an eviction.

Tenant-landlord letter-writing tool from Hello Landlord

Serves all of US

Tenant-landlord letter-writing tool from No Rent

Serves all of US

Financial Assistance for Housing in Florida

for help paying rent, utilities, and other housing-related costs

Florida 211 2-1-1Text your Zip Code to 898-211

Serves all local counties and cities

National United Way/211 2-1-1Text your Zip Code to 898-211

Serves all of US

Find Help/Aunt Bertha services directory

Serves all of US

Catholic Charities services and assistance

Serves all of US

Other Services to Help in Florida

for domestic violence, health coverage, food benefits, mental health, and other issues

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline


Serves all of US

National Domestic Violence Hotline LOVEIS 22-522

Serves all of US

Crisis Text Line for mental health support HOME to 741-741

Serves all of US

CDC + Apple COVID-19 Screening Tool

Serves all of US

Serves all of US

Medicare & Medicaid Services' Insure Kids Now page

Serves all of US

USDA's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, or food stamps)

Serves all of US