Community Legal Advocates of New York is a private, non-profit organization that is dedicated to closing the social justice gap by advancing the rights of low and moderate income clients. Consistent with the vision of its founders, CLA provides free or low cost holistic civil legal and advocacy services to residents of Long Island and New York City.
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CLA provides high-quality, ethical immigration legal services. CLA is a source of reliable, candid advice and representation.
Advocacy for low income communities regardless of immigration status is at the heart CLA's mission. CLA seeks to maximize a household's income by representing clients on matters relating to Public Assistance, SNAP (Food Stamps), Medicaid, Social Security and SSI.
CLA helps low and moderate income individuals and their families plan for the future by preparing wills, health care proxies and powers of attorneys.
If you have a legal issue that is not described above, contact Community Legal Advocates and we will let you know whether we can assist you. Please note that CLA does not handle criminal law matters or personal injury matters.
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