LegalHealth, a division of New York Legal Assistance Group, offers free civil legal services for veteran patients of the Bronx and Manhattan VA.
- Secure government benefits (SSD, SSI, VA Benefits)
- Advise on family law matters
- Address credit issues (including federal student loan discharges)
- Plan ahead (health care proxies and powers of attorney)
- Advise on or assist with discharge upgrades
- Fix housing problems (evictions from private or public housing)
- Negotiate reasonable accommodations in housing
- Advise on employment/unemployment issues due to COVID-19
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all appointments will be conducted by telephone for the foreseeable future.
Make an appointment by calling 212-659-6199, Monday - Friday, 9am-5pm.