Legal Health Offers Free Services for Veterans

LegalHealth, a division of New York Legal Assistance Group, offers free civil legal services for veteran patients of the Bronx and Manhattan VA. 

LegalHealth can:

  • 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.