Get Help

Please find the issue you face in the list below and call the number given at the specific time indicated.

Adult Home Advocacy Project

FOR: Residents of Adult Homes, citywide

Adult home resident rights / eviction prevention / public benefits / civil & disability rights

Telephone Intake: Monday-Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Call toll free: 877-417-2427

Warren J. Sinsheimer Children’s Rights Program

FOR: Children needing special education services

Special education / SSI disability benefits

Telephone Intake: Monday-Thursday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Call: 212-417-3786

Consumer Rights Project

FOR: Low-income consumers, citywide

Debt collection harassment / credit card lawsuits / identity theft / purchasing schemes / credit report issues / access to financial services / fraud

Telephone Intake: Thursday, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Call: 212-417-3881

Disability & Aging Rights Project

FOR: Access-A-Ride applicants or users

Access-A-Ride Applications / Appeals / Service Problems / Suspensions

Telephone Intake: Tuesday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Call toll free:  888-510-2272

Foreclosure Prevention Project

FOR: Homeowners in Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island

Foreclosure defense / settlement conferences / foreclosure rescue scams / deed theft schemes

Telephone Intake: Tuesday, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Call: 212-417-3777

Government Benefits Project

FOR: Low-income residents of New York City

Public Assistance / Social Security / SSI and SSD / Medicare & Medicaid / Food Stamps, etc.

Telephone Intake: Monday, 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Call: 212-417-3732

Housing

FOR: Tenants in Manhattan and Brooklyn

Eviction Prevention / NYCHA Repairs / Housing-related Benefits / Rent Overcharges

Telephone Intake: Monday and Wednesday: 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Call: 212-417-3888

FOR: Tenants in the Bronx

Eviction Prevention / NYCHA Repairs / Housing-related Benefits / Rent Overcharges

Walk-in Intake at our Bronx Office: Tuesday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
424 East 147th Street, 3rd Floor, Bronx, NY 10455 (between Willis & Brook)

Telephone Intake: Thursday, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Call: 212-417-3889

Kinship Caregiver Law Project

FOR: Kinship caregivers, citywide

Custody / guardianship / adoption / public benefits / grandparent visitation / SIJS / foster care advocacy

Telephone Intake: Wednesday and Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Call toll free: 212-417-3850

Low-Income Bankruptcy Project

FOR: Low-income residents, citywide

Bankruptcy

Telephone Intake: Wednesday, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Call: 212-417-3799

Low-Income Tax Clinic

FOR: Low-income residents, citywide

Telephone Intake: Tuesday, 10 am – 12 noon
Call: 212-417-3839

Mental Health Law Project

FOR: Mental health consumers, citywide

Landlord-tenant issues / public benefits / consumer / civil & disability rights

Telephone Intake: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Emergency Walk-in:  Monday-Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Call: 212-417-3830 or E-mail:  MHLPinfo@mfjlegal.org

Nursing Home Residents’ Project

FOR: Residents of Nursing Homes and their families, citywide

Nursing home resident rights / abuse and neglect / discharge planning / consumer rights

Telephone Intake: Tuesday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Call toll free: 855-444-6477 (NHRP)

SRO Law Project

FOR: Residents of SRO hotels, rooming & lodging houses citywide, except west side of Manhattan north of 14th Street

Eviction prevention / landlord-tenant issues

Walk-in Intake: Thursdays, 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm at Mobilization for Justice, 100 William St., 6th Floor, New York, NY 10038

Three-Quarter House Project

FOR: Residents of three-quarter houses citywide

Eviction prevention / landlord-tenant issues / public benefits

Telephone Message Line (monitored daily):
Monday-Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Call: 212-417-3705

Or
Walk-in Intake 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month, 3:00 pm-6:00 pm
at Neighbors Together, 2094 Fulton St., Brooklyn, NY
Take C Train to Rockaway Avenue

Workplace Justice Project

FOR: Low-income and immigrant workers citywide

Re-entry issues / discrimination / sexual harassment / Workers Compensation

Telephone Intake: Tuesday, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Call: 212-417-3838

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