Legal Aid & Pro Bono – Civil Cases
Civil Legal Aid (not criminal cases)
- MidPenn Legal Services is a nonprofit law firm that provides free legal help to people who qualify based on their income level. MidPenn focuses on many issues, including: domestic violence, welfare, consumer issues, elder law, housing, Social Security/disability, healthcare, education, custody, divorce, and more. Clients include children, senior citizens, homeless persons, victims of abuse, and people with disabilities. Client Intake Unit: 1-800-326-9177
- The Domestic Violence Legal Clinic helps people obtain Protection from Abuse Orders and consultations regarding issues such as divorce, child custody, spousal and child support. Clinic hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Phone: 717-291-5826. If you need immediate assistance, you may call the 24-hour national domestic violence hotline: 800-799-7233. (800-799-SAFE)
*Please note that the Lancaster Bar Association does not offer any free or reduced price legal services. If you are interested in hiring an attorney, we offer a Lawyer Referral Service.