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Free/Low Cost Legal Services in New Orleans: F-H

Resources beginning with F-H

Family Court Mediation Program - provides mediation for indigent clients to resolve family law disputes. Contact the Louisiana Civil Justice Center for a referral. Call toll free: (800) 310-7029, or locally (504) 355-0970. Hours are Mon.-Fri., 9:00-4:00. 

Family Legal Center at Children’s Hospital - provides legal services to patients and their families. Walk-ins are accepted for scheduled clinics. Free and discounted services are available with verification of household income and family size. Contact: 200 Henry Clay Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70118. To make an appointment call: (504) 355-0983. 

Findlaw - This website provides forms and links for both state and federal codes, and case law.  

Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center - provides assistance in filing a housing discrimination complaint, fair housing investigations, and homeownership protection, including cases of mortgage delinquency or default, insurance claims and other issues. Contact: 404 S. Jefferson Davis Parkway, New Orleans, LA 70119. Call toll free: (877) 445-2100, or locally (504) 596-2100. Hours are Mon.-Fri. 9:00-5:00. Email: info@gnofairhousing.org

Green Justice Legal - provides individuals, communities and organizations free and low cost legal services for environmental justice and human rights issues. A professional team of experienced attorneys work with law students to provide a wide range of services, including research, strategy, legislation, policy advocacy, litigation and document creation. See their website to submit a detailed overview of your issue.

Gulf Coast Center for Law & Policy - provides human rights based legal services for marginalized communities, including immigrant children, asylum seekers and victims of domestic violence, disaster claims assistance and low cost legal services on land rights, including successions. Contact: 620 Oak Harbor Blvd, Suite 203, Slidell, LA 70458. (985) 643-6186, fax: (985) 643-6118. Email: info@gcclp.org