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Last updated on July 7, 2020

Legal Help in Virginia

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

Virginia Legal Aid

https://www.valegalaid.org/

Serves all local counties and cities

Virginia Court Self-Help

https://selfhelp.vacourts.gov/

Serves all local counties and cities

Virginia Free Legal Answers online clinic

https://virginia.freelegalanswers.org/

Serves all local counties and cities

Eviction Legal Helpline from Virginia Poverty Law Center

https://vplc.org/advocacy/economic-justice/housing-law/1-833-663-8428 (833-NOEVICT)

Serves all local counties and cities

COVID-19 resources from Virginia Poverty Law Center

https://vplc.org/learn/covid-19-civil-legal-response-in-virginia/804-782-9430

Serves all local counties and cities

Legal Aid Society of Eastern Virginia

https://www.laseva.org(866) 534-5243

Serves local areas: Accomack, Gloucester, James City, Mathews, Middlesex, Northampton, Yor...

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Central Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc.

http://cvlas.org(800) 868-1012

Serves local areas: Albemarle, Charles City, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie, Fluvanna, Goochland,...

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Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc.

http://brls.org(800) 237-0141

Serves local areas: Alleghany, Augusta, Bath, Bedford, Botetourt, Clarke, Craig, Franklin,...

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Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc.

http://vlas.org(866) 534-5243

Serves local areas: Amelia, Amherst, Appomattox, Brunswick, Buckingham, Campbell, Charlott...

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Legal Services of Northern Virginia, Inc.

http://www.lsnv.org(866) 534-5243

Serves local areas: Arlington, Caroline, Culpeper, Essex, Fairfax, Fauquier, King and Quee...

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Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society, Inc.

https://www.swvalegalaid.org(888) 201-2772

Serves local areas: Bland, Buchanan, Carroll, Dickenson, Floyd, Giles, Grayson, Lee, Montg...

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Tenant-landlord letter-writing tool from Hello Landlord

https://hellolandlord.org/

Serves all of US

Tenant-landlord letter-writing tool from No Rent

https://www.norent.org/en/

Serves all of US


Financial Assistance for Housing in Virginia

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

Virginia 2-1-1

https://www.211virginia.org/consumer/index.phpCall 2-1-1Text your Zip Code to 898-211

Serves all local counties and cities

National United Way/211

https://www.unitedway.org/find-your-united-wayCall 2-1-1Text your Zip Code to 898-211

Serves all of US

Find Help/Aunt Bertha services directory

https://findhelp.org

Serves all of US

Catholic Charities services and assistance

https://www.catholiccharitiesusa.org/find-help/

Serves all of US


Other Services to Help in Virginia

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

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org1-800-273-8255

Serves all of US

National Domestic Violence Hotline

https://www.thehotline.org/1-800-799-7233Text LOVEIS 22-522

Serves all of US

Crisis Text Line for mental health support

https://www.crisistextline.org/Text HOME to 741-741

Serves all of US

CDC + Apple COVID-19 Screening Tool

https://www.apple.com/covid19

Serves all of US

Serves all of US

Medicare & Medicaid Services' Insure Kids Now page

https://www.insurekidsnow.gov/

Serves all of US

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

https://www.fns.usda.gov/snap/recipient/eligibility

Serves all of US