Provide free or low cost legal aid to people in Los Angeles. They can help relieve barriers to employment through their Employment and Employment Barriers section as well as other valuable legal processes.
To transition to stable living, you may need help to resolve legal problems, health issues, personal grooming/hygiene, and access to computers and phones. Use this page to help you find these resources and much more.
Neighborhood Legal Services is a steadfast advocate for individuals, families and communities throughout Los Angeles County. Through a combination of individual representation, high impact litigation and public policy advocacy, NLSLA combats the immediate and long-lasting effects of poverty and expands access to health, opportunity, and justice in Los Angeles’ diverse neighborhoods.
Online resource for people with criminal records, reentry and workforce agencies, legal service providers, and policymakers. This resource provides access to state statutory information related to criminal record clearance policies in all 50 states and U.S. territories. Criminal record clearance enables an eligible person’s criminal history to be removed from easy public access, and potentially removes some of those barriers to success after involvement with the criminal justice system. The CSC is a project developed in partnership with the U.S. Department of Labor