Veterans Legal Services is a non-profit organization offering free legal advice and representation to homeless and low-income veterans in the Boston area.
Veterans Legal Services serves over 500 clients per year at legal clinics located in service centers. Legal issues handled are primarily in the following areas: Family Law/Domestic Relations, Landlord/Tenant, Public Housing, CORI/Criminal Records, Consumer Debt, Public Benefits, State and Federal Veterans’ Benefits. Veterans Legal Services does not handle the following: Labor, Dept. of Children & Families Cases, Fee Generating Matters, Criminal Law.
Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, their in-person clinics are temporarily suspended until further notice. Given this necessary change, they are conducting intakes over the phone. Veterans seeking assistance are encouraged to call their office during business hours for an initial eligibility screen and intake, if applicable.