These programs and services are available to all parties in a case. The program staff cannot represent any of the parties in a case. No attorney-client relationship is created between any party and the program staff as a result of these services.
The Shriver Housing Project-LA provides free legal help to low-income landlords and tenants in eviction cases. All litigants are screened first at the Eviction Assistance Center located in Rm. 115 at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse.
Senior Citizens Legal Services (SCLS) provides free legal services to elderly residents of Santa Cruz and San Benito Counties.
SALA is a non-profit elder law office whose mission is to support older persons in their efforts to live independently, non-institutionalized, and with dignity. Established in 1973, SALA provides free legal services and community education to Santa Clara County residents who are age 60 or olde
The Self-Help Assistance and Referral Program (SHARP) provides assistance and referrals for all areas of Family Law, including Divorce, Child Custody and visitation, Establishment of Paternity, Step Parent Adoptions, and Guardianships.