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Albany County Bar Association
The Albany County Bar Association promotes professional collegiality among the bench and bar; facilitates public service and access to justice for all; and offers programs, benefits and services to enhance the skills of its members.

Pagina web de información y asistencia legal de Nueva York.

Capital Region Workforce Investment Board
The Workforce Investment Act created a local business-led Board of Directors called the Workforce Investment Board (WIB). The WIB’s mandate is to conduct strategic planning, create policy, and provide oversight and accountability for adult and youth training programs funded through WIA.

Domestic Violence Legal Assistance
Our DVLAP services includes assistance with obtaining Orders of Protection, Child and Spousal Support, Custody and Visitation, and Divorce. We also assist survivors of domestic violence with their civil legal problems related to public assistance, food stamps, foreclosure, landlord/tenant, consumer, employment, and immigration issues.

Empire Justice Center

This site is the federal government’s one-stop resource for identity theft victims. The site provides streamlined checklists and sample letters to guide you through the recovery process. For prevention tips and free resources to share in your community, visit ftc.gov/idtheft.

New York State Career Center Locator

New York State Education Department Adult Career & Continuing Ed Services One Stop Center

Immigration Issues:

National Immigration Law Center
Established in 1979, the National Immigration Law Center (NILC) is one of the leading organizations in the U.S. exclusively dedicated to defending and advancing the rights of low-income immigrants.

American Immigration Council
Established in 1987, works to strengthen America by honoring our immigrant history and shaping how America thinks about and acts towards immigrants and immigration.

American Immigration Lawyers Association
The national association of immigration lawyers, established to promote justice, advocate for fair and reasonable immigration law and policy, advance the quality of immigration and nationality law and practice, and enhance the professional development of its members.


New York Court Help

Members of the public can go to this website to post basic legal questions that attorneys can answer for free. Hosted by NYSBA, it was launched in August 2016. Read more here.

New York State Bar Association

New York State Court’s Programs & Initiatives
An all-access online guide to court resources. The Access to Justice link allows users to download official court forms. The E-Courts link provides information on how legal documents can be filed electronically. Also information on Jury Service, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Court Interpreting Services and other resources can be found here: www.nycourts.gov/ip

New York State Unified Court System

Public Utility Law Project, Inc.

Schenectady County Bar Association
The Schenectady County Bar Association was formed to facilitate the administration of justice, elevate the standards of integrity, honor and courtesy in the legal profession, promote the interests and welfare of the profession, and to cherish the spirt of collegiality among its members.

The Legal Project
The Capital District Women’s Bar Association Legal Project is a private, not-for-profit agency that provides a variety of free legal services to the working poor, victims of domestic violence and other people who need legal help.

Western New York Law Center