Offices and Projects

Legal Aid of North Carolina serves clients from its local field offices and through special statewide and regional projects.

Offices

Search for offices by county or city, or view all offices on a map.
  [By County]    [By City]    [Map]   
 

        Ahoskie   Gastonia   Pittsboro
        Asheville   Greensboro   Raleigh
       Charlotte   Greenville   Sylva
        Concord       Morganton   Wilmington
        Durham   New Bern   Wilson
        Fayetteville   Pembroke   Winston-Salem

 

Statewide Projects 

Legal Aid of North Carolina also operates six statewide projects that focus on special populations or areas of the law.

 

Advocates for Children’s Services (ACS) provides free legal help for children in need of medical, psychiatric, special education and foster care or adoption services to which they are legally entitled. Located in our Durham office.

Battered Immigrant Project (BIP) provides comprehensive and culturally appropriate legal services to battered immigrants across the state in cases involving domestic violence protective orders, family law issues, public benefits and immigration issues. Located in our Charlotte, Durham and Raleigh offices.
 

Domestic Violence Prevention Initiative (DVPI) provides legal assistance to domestic violence victims and strives to strengthen the working relationships between legal services and domestic violence programs throughout the state. Located in multiple offices.
 

Fair Housing Project (FHP) provides education and outreach, research, investigation, and free legal assistance to individuals who have experienced housing discrimination in North Carolina. The FHP is located in Raleigh and provides legal assistance through LANC offices throughout the state.

Farmworker Unit (FWU) (División para los Trabajodores Agrícolas)

provides free legal assistance to migrant workers who are working in North Carolina. Located in Raleigh.
 

Mortgage Foreclosure Prevention Project (MFP) provides quality legal representation to low-income North Carolinians facing foreclosure. MFP team members are located in multiple LANC offices take referrals from our offices and other community organizations. The MFP also collaborates with other organization to to save homes and reduce foreclosures through the Home Defense Project (HDP).
 

Senior Law Project (SLP) serves clients who are 60 years of age or older.  Priority is given to seniors with the need but clients who are age 60 or older are exempt from income limitations. Located in multiple offices.
 

Regional Projects

Low-Income Tax Clinic (LITC) provides low-income taxpayers with representation in federal and state tax controversies and educates individuals about their rights and responsibilities. The Clinic serves low-income individuals in 61 counties of Eastern North Carolina, the Triad and the Triangle. Located in our Greenville office.
 

Medical-Legal Partnership (MLP) program brings together medical and legal professionals to address the social and environmental determinants of health, including: substandard housing; domestic violence; food, income and housing insecurity; improper denials of Medicaid and other public benefits; and failure to provide children special education services to which they are entitled. LANC's MLP program operates in several locations throughout the state and partners with a wide range of hospitals and clinics. Here is the list of our MLP locations:

 

Statewide

Medical Partner: North Carolina Children's Hospital

Legal Partners: LANC, UNC School of Law Pro Bono Program

 

Charlotte

Medical Partner: Carolina's HealthCare System

Legal Partners: LANC-Charlotte, Legal Services of Southern Piedmont

 

Durham

Medical Partners: Duke Primary Care for Children, Lincoln Community Health Center Pediatrics Department, Duke Medical Center Pediatric Clinics

Legal Partners: LANC-Durham, Duke Law Children's Law Clinic

 

Greensboro

Medical Partners: Triad Adult and Pediatric Medicine: HealthServe Community Health Clinic, Guilford Child Health

Legal Partner: LANC-Greensboro

 

Prospect Hill

Medical Partner: Piedmont Health Services: Prospect Hill Community Health Center

Legal Partner: LANC-Durham

 

Winston-Salem

Medical Partner: Pediatrics Department, Downtown Health Plaza, North Carolina Baptist Hospital

Legal Partner: LANC-Winston-Salem
 


Disclaimer

The materials contained on this website are for information and educational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice.  Also please note that Legal Aid of North Carolina does not provide legal assistance by E-mail. Contact your Legal Aid of North Carolina office or a private attorney if you need to speak to an attorney regarding your particular situation.
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Mission Statement

Legal Aid of North Carolina is a statewide, nonprofit law firm that provides free legal services in civil matters to low-income people in order to ensure equal access to justice and to remove legal barriers to economic opportunity.

 

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