Past Events

Oct 23 2018 - 4:30pm
Free and open to residents of the Taft Promise Neighborhood. The Taft Promise Neighborhood is a community in Youngstown surrounding Taft Elementary School. It is bordered by Indianola, Shady Run, Midlothian, and Market.   Overview Meet with a Legal Aid attorney to discuss your legal needs and see...
Oct 23 2018 - 8:00am
Free and open to the public.   Overview Legal Aid attorney Patricia Dougan will share information about landlord rights and tenant responsibilities it applies to Fair Housing law.   Details Hosted by Emmanuel House and Beatitude House
Oct 18 2018 - 6:00pm
Free and open to those referred by Kent or Ravenna Municipal Court.   Overview For those being sued for credit card debt in Kent or Ravenna Municipal Court. Bring your paperwork from Court and meet with a volunteer attorney to help you respond to the lawsuit. Volunteer attorneys give advice and...
Oct 18 2018 - 5:00pm
Free and open to the public.   Overview Are you prepared for mediation? Facing foreclosure? Having trouble paying your mortgage? Join Legal Aid advocates to learn about your options. Topics include: How to be considered for loan modificatios programs to keep your home How to go from a temporary to...
Oct 18 2018 - 5:00pm
Legal Aid will be available at Taft Elementary School's Literacy Night from 5 to 7 p.m. to discuss its free community legal services
Oct 18 2018 - 9:00am
Free and open to those who qualify. Must apply.   Overview Legal Aid's custody and visitation clinics are designed to educate clients on the custody process, including visitation rights for fathers, and help them complete the required forms. Clients then represent themselves and manage their case...
Oct 18 2018 - 9:00am
Free and open to qualifying fathers through the Summit County Fatherhood Initiative.   Overview Join us for a free legal clinic for dads. Open to those have completed a fatherhood course from the Summit County Fatherhood Initiative and qualify for low-income help. Legal Aid advocates will be on-...
Oct 17 2018 - 9:00am
Free and open to those who qualify. Must apply.   Overview Legal Aid's custody clinics are designed to educate clients on the custody process and help them complete the required forms. Clients then represent themselves and manage their case from there. Cases must be agreed change of custody.  ...
Oct 17 2018 - 9:00am
Free and open to residents of the Taft Promise Neighborhood. The Taft Promise Neighborhood is a community in Youngstown surrounding Taft Elementary School. It is bordered by Indianola, Shady Run, Midlothian, and Market.   Overview Meet with a Legal Aid attorney to discuss your legal needs and see...
Oct 17 2018 - 8:00am
Join us for a fun event recognizing our amazing pro bono volunteers! Come enjoy some pancakes, served to you by special celebrity chefs - our local judges!   You'll also get to meet our staff and learn more about our Volunteer Legal Services Program.   We also will be hosting a HelpLine event for...
Oct 16 2018 - 4:30pm
Free and open to residents of the Taft Promise Neighborhood. The Taft Promise Neighborhood is a community in Youngstown surrounding Taft Elementary School. It is bordered by Indianola, Shady Run, Midlothian, and Market.   Overview Meet with a Legal Aid attorney to discuss your legal needs and see...
Oct 12 2018 - 1:00am
Are you a Portage County senior who rents a home? What are your rights as tenant? Find out at this free information clinic and fair housing presentation. To register, call our HelpLine at (800) 998-9454. Presented by Community Legal Aid, Fair Housing Contact Service, and the City of Kent's...