Free Civil Legal Services
Do you need help with family or housing problems? Are you having trouble getting or keeping public benefits? Do you have other problems that prevent you from finding or keeping a job? We may be able to help.
Who We Are:
Neighborhood Legal Services Program is a nonprofit law firm that provides free legal information, advice and representation to low-income District of Columbia residents. We are committed to equal access to justice for all members of our community.
Intake Hours for New Cases:
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 10:00 am- 2:00 PM
Call 202-832-NLSP (6577) or come to one of our three neighborhood offices for assistance.
April 10, 2014
Neighborhood Legal Services Program is pleased to announce that we have been awarded a grant from the District of Columbia Child and Family Services Agency (CFSA) to launch a Family Preservation Project.read more
March 31, 2014
We have launched our new website.read more
Wills, Advance Directives and Power of Attorney: Why Seniors Need Them and How to Get Help Preparing Them
This Senior Awareness Month, attorneys from Neighborhood Legal Services Program will be holding one-hour workshops at Southwest Libary on important considerations for preparing a will and other important advance planning documents such as living wills, healthcare power of attorney and financial power of attorney documentsread more
This Father's Day weekend, family law attorneys from Neighborhood Legal Services Program will explain how to file for custody or visitation, when to seek to modify a child support order and how to establish paternity in the District of Columbia.read more