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Community Legal Aid Offers Free Workshops

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Community Legal Aid will offer free workshops the in coming months to anyone who may need legal assistance or who has an interest in these legal topics.

The agency is is a 501(c)3 non-profit law firm serving the legal needs of low-income individuals in central and northeastern Ohio. It provides free legal information and representation, as well as free education to those who work with the poor and elderly.

All programs are taught by attorneys and are free and open to the public.

The schedule of upcoming workshops follows:

  • Legal Aid at Resource Mondays: Expungement and Employability – today, 5:30 p.m. at Taft Elementary School, 730 E Avondale Ave., Youngstown
  • Legal Office Hours at Taft Elementary School (open to families of the Taft Promise Neighborhood) – Tuesday, 4:30 p.m., Taft Elementary School
  • Legal Advice Clinic – Wednesday, 8:30 a.m., Trumbull County Courthouse, 151 High St. NW, Warren
  • Legal Office Hours at SAANDI (open to families of the Taft Promise Neighborhood) – Wednesday, 10:00 a.m., at South Avenue Area Neighborhood Development Initiative, 3217 South Ave., Youngstown
  • Legal Aid at Resource Mondays: Expungement and Employability – March 19, 5:30 p.m., Taft Elementary School
  • Legal Office Hours at Taft Elementary School (open to families of the Taft Promise Neighborhood) – March 20, 4:30 p.m., Taft Elementary School
  • Divorce Clinic: Learn how to represent yourself – March 21 (all day) Legal Aid’s Mahoning County Office, First National Plaza, 11 Federal St., 7th Floor, Youngstown (appointment-only or pre-registration required)
  • Legal Advice Clinic – March 21, 8:30 a.m., Trumbull County Courthouse
  • Veterans Clinic – March 21, 9 a.m., Youngstown Veterans Administration Outpatient Clinic, 2031 Belmont Ave. Youngstown (appointment-only or pre-registration required)
  • Legal Office Hours at SAANDI (open to families of the Taft Promise Neighborhood) – March 21, 10 a.m., South Avenue Area Neighborhood Development Initiative
  • Fair Housing Presentation: Aging at Home, Housing rights for elderly tenants – March 21, 1 p.m., Cortland SCOPE, 125 N. Bank St., Cortland
  • Pop-up Legal Clinic: Expungements & Driver’s License Reinstatement – March 27, 10 a.m., Youngstown Metro Assembly Church, 2530 South Ave., Youngstown
  • Legal Office Hours at Taft Elementary School (open to families of the Taft Promise Neighborhood) – March 27, 4:30 p.m., Taft Elementary School
  • Legal Advice Clinic – March 28, 8:30 a.m., Trumbull County Courthouse
  • Divorce Clinic: Learn how to represent yourself – March 28, 3:30 p.m., Legal Aid’s Trumbull County Office (160 E. Market St., Suite 225, Warren (appointment-only or pre-registration required)

Details for how to register, as well as locations, are available online here. Workshops also are added periodically.

Published by The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio.