Project to host free legal advice

Newton. Family law advice will be available on Oct. 10 and 24.

Newton /
27 Sep 2019 | 03:24

    Free legal advice and limited legal representation is available at Project Self-Sufficiency for income-eligible area residents.

    Private meetings with an attorney can be scheduled to discuss housing and landlord-tenant issues; public entitlements like Medicare, Medicaid, public assistance and Social Security; bankruptcy and mortgage modifications; divorce and family law; or other issues.

    Individual consultations about a variety of legal concerns will be offered on Wednesdays, 1–5 p.m.; meetings to discuss topics related to family law will be offered on Thursdays, Oct. 10 and 24, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. The sessions are free and open to area residents who meet income eligibility requirements; consultations are by appointment only.

    To make an appointment for a legal consultation or to find out more about the other services available at Project Self-Sufficiency, call 973-940-3500 or 844-807-3500.