Projects

Our projects focus on unique client populations and special areas of law.

Battered Immigrant Project

Our intake line is available for low-income immigrant victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking who are seeking free immigration assistance.   About The Battered Immigrant Project (BIP), part…

Disaster Relief Project

​Visit the Disaster Relief section of our website for help and free legal education. About the Project Legal Aid of North Carolina’s Disaster Relief Project provides legal assistance and education to survivors of natural…

Domestic Violence Prevention Initiative

About ​​The Domestic Violence Prevention Initiative (DVPI) is a statewide project of Legal Aid of North Carolina that provides legal assistance to victims of domestic violence. DVPI advocates are trained…

Durham Eviction Diversion Program

The Durham Eviction Diversion Program is a partnership of our Durham office, Duke Law’s Civil Justice Clinic and the Durham Department of Social Services. The program uses tenant education, legal…

Economic Justice Initiative

About The Economic Justice Initiative, known as the EJI, is a statewide project of Legal Aid of North Carolina that strives to keep working poor and working families in possession…

Fair Housing Project

About ​The Fair Housing Project of Legal Aid of North Carolina works to eliminate housing discrimination and to ensure equal housing opportunity for all people in North Carolina through education,…

Farmworker Unit

​​​​The Farmworker Unit is a statewide project of Legal Aid of North Carolina that provides high-quality civil legal services to address the special legal needs of migrant and seasonal farmworkers in…

Medicaid Appeals Technical Team

During April 2021, Legal Aid of North Carolina initiated a new statewide project, the Medicaid Appeals Technical Team (MATT), that is tasked with serving the legal needs of the 1.7…

Medical-Legal Partnership

About Legal Aid of North Carolina’s Medical-Legal Partnership (MLP) project brings together physicians, nurses, social workers, attorneys and paralegals to address social and environmental determinants of poor health that may have a legal…

NC Medicaid Ombudsman

Coming soon!

NC Navigator Consortium

Legal Aid of North Carolina is the leader of the NC Navigator Consortium, a group of health care, social service and legal aid organizations​ that provides free, in-person help to…

Right to Education Project

The Right to Education Project (REP) is a statewide project of Legal Aid of North Carolina that focuses on serving children in the public education system. REP cases involve: short-term suspension; long-term suspension; expulsion; involuntary…

Senior Law Project

About ​Legal Aid of North Carolina’s Senior Law Project provides free civil legal help to North Carolinians who are 60 years of age or older. Wills and powers of attorney Public benefits: Medicaid,…

The Child's Advocate

About ​The Child’s Advocate is a project of Legal Aid of North Carolina that provides attorneys to children in highly contentious family court cases. We are appointed by judges in Wake…

Veterans Law Project

The Veterans Law Project is a special, statewide unit of Legal Aid of North Carolina that helps low-income veterans overcome service-related legal barriers that prevent them from living self-sufficiently and…