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New York Lawyers for the Public Interest
Disability Law Center



Address:151 W. 30th St. 11 fl. New York NY 10001-4007
Telephone(s):(212) 244-4664
Fax:(212) 244-4570
World Wide Web: http://www.nylpi.org/main.cfm?actionId=globalShowStaticContent&screenKey=cmpDisabilityRights&s=NYLPI
TTY/TDD:212-244-3692


Description:

New York Lawyers for the Public Interest Inc., offers representation, technical assistance and referrals for disability-related legal matters in the areas of employment, housing, vocational rehabilitation, insurance, special education, prisons, psychiatric facilities, nursing homes, higher education, and transportation.




Hours:

Mon.-Fri., 9:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Intake Line: Mon and Fri: 9:30 am -1:30 pm
Wed: 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm


Eligibility Requirements:

There may be an income requirement for some referrals.


Admission Requirements/Documents:

Contact us, preferably by telephone. / Will be specified.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.
Access for People with Disabilities:Single floor; extra wide doors; arrangement of furniture; displays & equipment for handicapped; special restroom facilities; grab bars in restrooms.


Services Offered:Disability Rights GroupsDiscrimination AssistanceLegal CounselingLegal Education/InformationLegal Representation
Target Groups(By Need):Disabilities, People with