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PALawHelp.org

PALawHelp.org is an online guide to legal information and legal services in Pennsylvania. The website provides information on civil legal issues and answers to many civil legal questions.

Agency Brochure

  • MidPenn Legal Services is a nonprofit, public interest law firm providing free civil legal assistance to low-income residents and survivors of domestic violence in 18 counties in Central Pennsylvania: Adams, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Centre, Clearfield, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Mifflin, Perry, Schuylkill and York.

MidPenn Office-County Fact Sheets

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Criminal Records

  • Get help with your criminal record, volunteer with the Clean Slate Screening Project, and learn about Clean Slate advocacy. Clean Slate uses technology to seal certain criminal records from public view. Arrest records will be sealed after charges are dropped and some minor conviction records will be sealed after 10 years.

Custody

Education

Employment

Help is on the Line

Housing

How to Sue in MDJ Court

Medical-Legal Partnership

  • The MLP Monologue blog is written by Attorney Molly Sanders as part of the Be Well Berks Medical Legal Partnership (MLP) program, a collaboration between Reading Hospital and MidPenn Legal Services. The MLP is funded by the Be Well Berks Grant Program and provides free civil-legal advice and representation to low-income patients facing health-harming legal needs

Public Benefits

Protection From Abuse

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Self-Help Resources

Tax Issues

  • MidPenn's Low Income Taxpayer Clinic serves low-income taxpayers who have problems or disputes with the IRS, including those for whom English is a second language.

Your Guide to Going to Court

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