Legal Resources


Visit the following websites for more information on legal assistance:

  • Alameda County Family Justice Center - Crisis intervention, emergency shelter, counseling, case management, legal and housing assistance are among the services for victims of interpersonal violence. 
  • Alameda County Law Library - Resources and skilled staff to assist members of the public, attorneys and non-attorneys alike, with accessing legal information. 
  • Bay Area Legal Aid – Free civil legal assistance, advice and counselling for low income clients
  • Centro Legal de la Raza - Free legal services to low-income Alameda tenants. Assistance with immigration, tenants’ rights, workers’ rights, consumer protection, family law and workers’ compensation for immigrant, low-income and Latino communities. 
  • Disability Rights California - Legal advice or representation for people with disabilities as well as investigation of abuse and neglect.
  • East Bay Community Law Center - Legal services on a range of issues including criminal justice; economic justice; consumer issues; juvenile justice; health and welfare; housing and immigration for low income communities.
  • Getting Legal Help – Discover low-cost legal help and resources to help you with your case.
  • Homeless Action Center - Free legal assistance with public benefits for people who are homeless, at risk of becoming homeless or mentally ill. 
  • – Legal and Self-Help CA tenant resources on housing
  • – Reliable information about common legal issues, information on free or low-cost legal advice organizations.
  • Legal Services of Northern California –Legal Services of Northern California (LSNC) is a federal, state and local-funded legal services program providing free civil representation to low-income clients in 23 counties in Northern California.