Community Legal Aid announces free virtual and in-person programming for summer
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Community Legal Aid announces free virtual and in-person programming for summer

In June, local experts at a non-profit law firm called Community Legal Aid presented unbiased, factual clinics and legal presentations.

In June, local experts at a non-profit law firm called Community Legal Aid presented unbiased, factual clinics and legal presentations.

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Have you ever needed someone to turn to for financial advice or help navigating a legal case in court?

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In June, local experts at a non-profit law firm called Community Legal Aid present unbiased, factual clinics and legal presentations.

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They’ll focus on topics of concern like housing eviction, debt and parental legal rights, aimed at assisting lower-income families and individuals in northeast and central Ohio.

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Programs are taught by attorneys and are free and open to the public in Trumbull, Mahoning, Columbiana and surrounding counties.

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Here are a few of the upcoming Mahoning Valley events and clinics. Visit the Community Legal Aid website or call the number listed to register for events when specified.

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Mahoning County

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Parental Rights Presentation- June 17 at 11 a.m.

Legal Aid advocates presenting information about custody rights and visitation at the Michael Kusalaba Library, 2815 Mahoning Ave.

Applies to: Anyone

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Clarence Darrow Court Clinic- Tuesdays and Wednesdays in June by phone appointments. Registration is required.

Call (330) 983-2599 to register

Applies to: Mahoning residents facing legal issues related to housing or debt whose case would be in Youngstown Court (also in Trumbull County)

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Columbiana County

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East Palestine Legal Clinic hosted by River Valley Organizing- June 10 at 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 3 – 6 p.m.

Legal Aid advocates will be available to provide support or talk with residents at the First United Presbyterian Church of East Palestine

Applies to: Columbiana County residents

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Trumbull County

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Self Help Desk for families with juveniles- Tuesdays, 1 – 4 p.m. and Thursdays, 9 a.m. – noon at Trumbull County Family Court

Legal help available for parties representing themselves in juvenile court custody cases.

Applies to: Trumbull County residents

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Clarence Darrow Court Clinic- happening Tuesdays and Wednesdays in June. Registration is required.

Call (330) 983-2599 to register for a phone appointment, giving professional advice geared toward housing and financial concerns

Applies to: Trumbull County residents facing legal issues related to housing or debt

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PRIDE in the Valley: June 17 from noon – 8 p.m. at Courthouse Square

Advocates will be available to share information about Legal Aid Community services during PRIDE in the Valley at Courthouse Square, 161 High St., NW in Warren.

Applies to: Anyone

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Legal assistance to victims of domestic violence or sexual assault: June 21 at Someplace Safe, 1370 Tod Ave. in Warren

Registration is required

Call (330) 393-3005 to make an appointment with Someplace Safe; ask to speak to the legal advocacy department.

Applies to: Anyone

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The following events are all virtual clinics for Ohioans starting in June. More information is available here.

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Virtual Legal Clinics

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Eviction prevention clinic- 4 p.m. every Tuesdays in June

Learn about renters’ rights and options if facing an eviction; click details for details.

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Foreclosure prevention class- 5 p.m. on first and third Thursday in June

Learn about the foreclosure process and strategies for homeowners to save their property; click here for details.

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Parent’s rights to visitation- 11 a.m. on June 13 and 27

Learn about parental rights and parenting time orders; details are online.

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*Online clinic in partnership with Goodyear: 5 p.m. June 13

Meet with an attorney for advice related to debt or record sealing, also known as expungement

Register online at Community Legal Aid.

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