Florida Senior Legal Helpline

Address

1302 North 19th Street
Suite 400
Tampa, FL 33605-5230

(888) 895-7873

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AKA:

SLH

Description:

Provides free legal advice and brief services by telephone to eligible Florida residents age 60 and older, for civil (not criminal) legal problems. The hotline also provides solutions to seniors to help them resolve their legal problems, makes referrals to state and local regulatory agencies and, when it is determined that court representation is necessary, helps seniors find legal providers in their communities.

Hours:

Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm.
Other hours for appointments.

Is Shelter?

No

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Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

1302 North 19th Street
Suite 400
Tampa, FL 33605-5230

Contacts

Senior Legal Helpline

Program

(888) 895-7873

Phone Numbers

Program

(888) 895-7873

Description

DOEA partnership with Bay Area Legal Services, Inc. (Tampa) providing increased access to legal advice and referrals for under served seniors.

Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00am - 2:00pm

Required Documents

Call for details

Eligibility

60 and over, income within 300% of Federal Poverty Guidelines,

Fees

Free

Intake Procedure

Eligible callers are scheduled for a free telephone consultation with an attorney or paralegal who will call them on the day of their appointment.

Languages

English, Spanish

Service Area

Florida

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