Legal Services in Pennsylvania

If you are a resident of Pennsylvania and need help with a legal matter and cannot afford an attorney, the organizations listed below may be able to assist you.

Council of Parent Attorneys and Advocates -- An independent, nonprofit, §501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization of attorneys, advocates and parents whose primary mission is to secure high quality educational services for children with disabilities.

PA Health Law Project -- PHLP provides consultation on access to health care for Pennsylvanians with low-income, the elderly and persons with disabilities. PHLP provides free legal services and advocacy to all Pennsylvanians having trouble accessing publicly funded health care coverage or services.

Wrightslaw -- A Web site containing thousands of articles, cases, and free resources about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities.

Center for Disability Law and Policy -- An advocacy program for people with disabilities administered by the Center for Disability Law & Policy.

Community Legal Services of Philadelphia -- Provides legal assistance to low-income residents of Philadelphia who cannot afford legal counsel.

Legal Aid of Southeastern Pennsylvania -- Provides legal assistance to low-income residents of Bucks, Montgomery, Chester and Delaware counties who cannot afford legal counsel.

MidPenn Legal Services -- Provides legal assistance to low-income residents of central Pennsylvania who cannot afford legal counsel.

Neighborhood Legal Services Association (Pittsburgh) -- Provides legal assistance to low-income residents of the Pittsburgh area who cannot afford legal counsel.

North Penn Legal Services -- A nonprofit organization providing civil legal aid to low-income residents of Northeastern Pennsylvania. We provide legal assistance so that people can know their rights and free legal representation in non-criminal matters such as eviction from housing, discrimination, family law, and consumer protection issues.

Northwestern Legal Services -- Provides legal assistance to low-income residents of Cameron, Crawford, Elk, Erie, Forest, Mercer, McKean, Potter, Venango, and Warren counties who cannot afford legal counsel.

Philadelphia Legal Assistance -- Provides legal assistance to low-income residents of Philadelphia who cannot afford legal counsel.

Pennsylvania Legal Services -- Pennsylvania Legal Services does not provide legal services but can help to find information about available legal services, and where to find the office closest to you.

PA Law Help -- An online guide to legal information, court information and legal services in Pennsylvania.