The New Haven Legal Assistance Association, Inc. (NHLAA) secures justice for and protects the rights of those residents of New Haven County unable to engage legal counsel.
What NHLAA Does
How NHLAA Provides Support
Who NHLAA Serves
Towns in our service area
Meriden (elderly clients only)
How to find us
New Haven Legal Assistance Association, Inc.
205 Orange Street
New Haven, Connecticut 06510-2069
There is free parking next to our building.
Due to our limited resources, we cannot assist everyone who seeks our services with every case in these categories.
NHLAA does not handle criminal matters. We will try to provide advice and referrals to you on matters in these areas that we do not handle.
Termination, suspension, reduction, or denial of benefits including food stamps, cash assistance, Social Security, disability, and medical coverage; nursing home issues, access to home care, involuntary institutionalization/discharge, DSS access issues.
Removal defense including asylum, special immigrant juvenile status petitions, and other defensive humanitarian application like VAWA petitions, U Visas, and T Visas with a focus on survivors of domestic violence and detained individuals.