Disaster Relief Community Outreach

Upcoming Outreach Events

Legal Aid's Disaster Relief Project will have representatives at the following events:

 

“Natural Disaster: Legal Help for Survivors,” a public talk by Lesley Albritton, managing attorney with Legal Aid's Disaster Relief Project

November 5 at 6 p.m.

Location: Cruso United Methodist Church, 11653 Cruso Rd., Canton, NC 28716

 

Free clinic, legal assistance for Tropical Storm Fred survivors

November 6 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Location: Cruso United Methodist Church, 11653 Cruso Rd., Canton, NC 28716

Call for an appointment to guarantee your spot: 866.219.5262, ext. 2657

 

Free clinic, legal assistance for Tropical Storm Fred survivors

November 7 from 1:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Location: Legal Aid of NC, 547 Haywood Rd., Asheville, NC 28806

Call for an appointment to guarantee your spot: 866.219.5262, ext. 2657

 

Virtual Information Sessions

The disaster relief project hosts free information sessions on a range of topics. General questions about the topics are answered at the online events. If you have a specific legal question, call the Legal Aid helpline at 866-219-5262 for more information about Legal Aid's services and eligibility.

 

Duplication of Benefits and FEMA Recoupment
Learn how Legal Aid can help you with disaster recovery. These sessions will focus more specifically on Duplication of Benefits and FEMA Recoupment.

View recorded info session

 

Heir property and family trees

This information session focuses on heir property, clarifying ownership of property, and family trees.

View recorded information session

 

Wills and powers of attorney

What does a will or powers of attorney have to do with recovery? Find out during this information session, and learn about other ways that Legal Aid may be able to help you with disaster recovery.

View recorded information session

 

Information session for partner organizations in Eastern North Carolina

If you are a member of an organization in Eastern North Carolina and would like to learn more about how Legal Aid can help people in your community with disaster recovery, watch this information session.

View recorded info session