Past Events

Oct 3 2018 - 1:15pm
Free and open to those who qualify.   Overview Join us to learn about your rights and responsibilities in custody cases. This clinic is specific to cases where both parties have agreed to a proposed custody plan.   Details You must apply in order to come to this clinic. To apply, contact our...
Oct 3 2018 - 1:00pm
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 3 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 2 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...
Sep 29 2018 - 9:30am
Free and open to the public.   Overview Are you struggling with a legal problem? Need some advice? Just looking for some professional counsel? Join us for a free Community Law Clinic and speak to an attorney about your questions. Topics include: Bankruptcy Collections and debt Custody and...
Sep 26 2018 - 3:30pm
Free and open to those who qualify. Must apply.   Overview Legal Aid's divorce clinics are designed to educate clients on the divorce process and help them complete the forms required to petition the court for a divorce. Clients then represent themselves and manage their case from there. Topics...
Sep 26 2018 - 9:00am
Free and open to anyone who works with victims of violence or assault.   Overview Burnout. Compassion fatigue. Vicarious trauma. These issues can be difficult to avoid. Taking care of yourself allows you to be the best advocate you can be for your clients. Join us for a free one-day workshop on...
Sep 25 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...
Sep 25 2018 - 10:00am
Clinic reserved for referrals from Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation ONLY.   Overview Meet with a Legal Aid attorney to discuss your legal needs and see if you qualify for assistance.   Details By YNDC referral only: Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon Youngstown Neighborhood...
Sep 20 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...
Sep 20 2018 - 1:00pm
Free and open to the public.   Overview Legal Aid advocates will be on-site at the Summit County Tax Lien Roadshow. The purpose of the event is to help homeowners who owe past-due property taxes save their home. Representatives from other community organizations will also be available, including...
Sep 20 2018 - 10:00am
Free and open to the public.   Overview Legal Aid advocates will be onsite at the job fair in Taft Promise Neighborhood, providing information about re-entry into the workplace and general legal services.   Details Hosted by the Taft Promise Neighborhood. Employers will also be onsite to share...