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NNJLS News - June 2020

June 17, 2020

In this issue: NNJLS Spotlight; Supporting Seniors During Elder Abuse Awareness Month; NNJLS Remains Committed During LGBTQ+ Pride Month; CLEs for Pro Bono Attorneys; and more.

NNJLS News - May 2020

Catch up on all things NNJLS!

May 27, 2020

In this issue: Supporting Seniors During Older Americans Month; Protect Your COVID-19 Stimulus Funds; a Positive-Outcome Client Story; and more.

Hudson County View Press Write-Up on May 19 Unemployment Benefits Webinar

"Lavarro, legal services group, to host unemployment benefits webinar on Tuesday"

May 17, 2020

Tenant's Rights During COVID-19 Webinar

April 28, 2020

On April 28, 2020, City of Jersey City Councilman-At-Large Rolando Lavarro and NNJLS presented a free webinar on New Jersey tenant's rights, responsibilities, and protections during the COVID-19 health crisis. 

NNJLS News - April 2020

April 24, 2020

In this issue: NNJLS Offers Virtual "Know Your Rights" Seminars; Upcoming Tenant's Rights During COVID-19 Webinar; Information on Anti-Discrimination Laws for Fair Housing Month; Information on SASPA for Sexual Assault Awareness Month; and more.

NNJLS News - March 2020

March 30, 2020

Read about NNJLS's response to COVID-19, the Earned Income Tax Credit, a positive-outcome client story, and more.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Fraud Schemes

The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) warns of new coronavirus-related scams.

March 25, 2020

Fraudsters frequently target vulnerable individuals during difficult times. Sadly, it comes as no surprise that scammers have already devised numerous methods for defrauding people in connection with the coronavirus (COVID-19). Scammers are setting up websites, contacting people by phone and email, and posting disinformation on social media platforms.  The Legal Services Corporation (LSC) has provided a list of common coronavirus-related scams as well as ways you can protect yourself from fraud.

NNJLS News - December 2019

Read about the legal challenges facing veterans experiencing homelessness, the "Public Charge" rule, and NNJLS's newest Annual Report.

December 09, 2019

NNJLS Releases 2018 Annual Report

December 02, 2019

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PRESS RELEASES

For press inquiries and photos, please contact NNJLS at (201) 792-6363 or via email at NNJLS@lsnj.org.

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May 14, 2020

City of Jersey City Councilman Lavarro and Northeast New Jersey Legal Services partner to inform area workers of New Jersey’s unemployment system and benefits during COVID-19.

April 24, 2020

City of Jersey City Councilman Lavarro and Northeast New Jersey Legal Services partner to inform area renters of their rights during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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