Get Help

​​​We provide free legal help to low-income North Carolinians in civil cases involving basic human needs like safety, shelter, income and more.

Due to limited resources, LANC is temporarily limiting intake through February 1. Callers may experience increased hold times at the helpline, and LANC is not able to accept as many cases during this time.  For additional legal resources, please visit our website at: , or, Find a Lawyer – North Carolina Bar Association (

By Phone

8:30 AM – 4:00 PM, Monday – Friday
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM, Monday & Thursday


For local help, find the nearest Legal Aid of North Carolina office


Attend our free Self-help Clinics to learn how to handle certain basic legal issues without hiring an attorney

Other Help

There are other legal aid organizations in North Carolina that provide free legal help

Rack Cards

View & download our rack cards in English and Spanish