A totally free legal support is out there for people experiencing lawful troubles thanks to the remnants of Hurricane Ida.

Citizens in Bergen, Essex, Gloucester, Hudson, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, Passaic, Somerset, Union and Warren counties afflicted by the catastrophe who are unable to find the money for a attorney can ask for totally free lawful aid from the Legal Services of New Jersey’s (LSNJ) statewide hotline at www.lsnjlawhotline.org. The on the web application can be submitted any time. 

Citizens can also get in touch with the LSNJ hotline at 888-576-5529 (888-LSNJ-Legislation). Several hours of procedure are 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

This company is a partnership involving the New Jersey Condition Bar Association, the American Bar Association’s Youthful Legal professionals Division and FEMA.

Varieties of absolutely free legal aid readily available consist of:

  • Support securing FEMA and other governing administration added benefits readily available to disaster survivors
  • Guidance with existence, clinical and residence insurance policies promises
  • Replacement of wills and other vital lawful documents shed or ruined in the catastrophe
  • Counseling on creditor-debtor challenges
  • Counseling on landlord-tenant troubles

For the most recent facts visit fema.gov/catastrophe/4614. Observe the FEMA Region 2 Twitter account at twitter.com/FEMAregion2.