A not-for-profit legal services provider affiliated with Catholic Charities of Brooklyn and Queens and the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn. Provides free legal services and Know Your Rights education to low-income individuals regardless of race, religion, ethnicity, national origin, or immigration status.
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Primary geographic focus: New York
Organization type(s): Provider
CONTENT MENTIONING/INVOLVING THIS SOURCENews Story Gothamist (NYC)
April 19, 2019
In 2017, New York became the first city in the nation to adopt the right-to-counsel law. But advocates say that most low-income tenants still do not know that they are entitled to a lawyer during eviction cases.
Op-Ed Lisa Turner
November 1, 2019
This is the third in a five-part series connecting the work of Catholic Charities, charity and faith, and the mental health struggles experienced by the populations the organization serves.
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