CLS Service Areas
Resources available in CLS service areas
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Strives to provide victims' rights assistance and supportive services to victims of crime committed by adult and juvenile offenders in Mohave County.
Dedicated to serving the professional needs of the legal community, as well as the legal needs of Mohave County residents.
Offers shelter and services for homeless and abused individuals and families; programs to protect and nurture children; counseling services; veterans' services; immigration services; and more.
Legal Practice Areas
Resources available BY CLS PRACTICE AREA
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Find information for apartment rentals, an Arizona foreclosure helpline, fair housing information, homeless assistance agencies, Section 8 housing programs, special needs assistance, and more.
The Residential Landlord and Tenant Act was enacted to govern the rental of dwelling units and the rights and obligations of landlord and tenant.
The Mobile Home Landlord & Tenant Act was enacted to govern the rental of mobile homes located in Arizona mobile home parks and the rights and obligations of landlord and tenant.
The Recreational Vehicle Long-Term Rental Space Act was enacted to govern long term rentals of spaces located in Arizona RV Parks and the rights and obligations of landlord and tenant.
Find information on many topics, including Section 8 Assistance and Indian Housing, as well as links to contact your local Public Housing Authority (PHA) and the HUD office nearest you. Also, find links to search for privately-owned subsidized apartments, apply for public housing, apply for the Section 8 voucher program, a toll free phone number to call for housing advice, and information about your rights and responsibilities as a tenant and for fair housing.
Resources and information for Arizona families who are burdened by an unaffordable mortgage, have fallen behind on their house payments, need housing assistance or think they may have been a victim of mortgage fraud.
Foreclosure Legal Assistance Guide and Frequently Asked Questions about Foreclosure.
Maricopa Superior Court Glossary
Definitions of court related terms, to help you with the filing of your forms.
www.acesdv.org or 602-279-2900 or 1-800-782-6400
This is the only source for free credit reports and is authorized by Federal law.
An independent, nonprofit source of information about new federal student loan payment and forgiveness programs.
Downloadable publication containing basic information on Social Security disability benefits.
Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) Card information from Arizona Department of Economic Security (DES).
Arizona Self Help is a free and easy way to find out if your family can get help from 40 different health and human services programs.
Apply online for AHCCCS Health Insurance, KidsCare, Nutrition Assistance and Cash Assistance using Health-e-Arizona Plus.
The Arizona Center for Disability Law (ACDL) is the state's designated protection and advocacy system for individuals with disabilities.
A sample letter provided by ACDL to request a letter of medical necessity from your doctor.
The Arizona Center for Disability Law has an excellent guide for your doctor on how to write a letter of medical necessity.
If your appeal is denied, you have the right to go to a fair hearing. The letter asking for a fair hearing must be received by the health plan no later than 30 days after the date the health plan mailed the "Notice of Appeal Resolution."
The FLSA establishes minimum wage, overtime pay, recordkeeping, and child labor standards affecting workers in the private sector and in federal, state, and local governments.
The MPSA protects migrant and seasonal agricultural workers by establishing employment standards related to wages, housing, transportation, disclosures and recordkeeping.
Workers are entitled to working conditions that do not pose a risk of serious harm. OSHA sets and enforces protective workplace safety and health standards, and provides information, training and assistance to workers and employers.
The National Taxpayer Advocate provides information on pro bono work and Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC) opportunities.
Need help preparing your tax return? The Mesa Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program prepares tax returns free of charge for low and medium income families and individuals.
Try this calculator to see if you might qualify for a negotiated settlement of this prior debt for some tax years.
The MyFreeTaxes partnership is committed to providing free tax preparation services to taxpayers with disabilities.
Northwest Justice Project 2013 income tax video for H-2A workers.
Family Lawyers Assistance Project (FLAP)
The Judicial Branch of Maricopa County Courts services and information
Superior Court of Arizona Self-Service Center, Maricopa County provides services for self-help and downloadable forms.
Children's Law Center
Defenders of Children employs its resources to ensure that abused (or allegedly abused) children receive the protections and the rights to which they are entitled.
HIV/AIDS Law Project (HALP)
Provides services for self-help and downloadable forms.
Defenders of Children "employs its resources to ensure that abused (or allegedly abused) children receive the protections and the rights to which they are entitled."