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Legal Aid Helpline

8:30 AM - 1:30 PM, Monday - Friday
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM, Monday & Thursday

To apply for free help with civil (non-criminal) legal problems. Learn more: Our Services

Housing Helpline


Monday – Thursday
8:30 AM – 1:30 PM

Call for help with eviction, landlords refusing rental assistance (NC HOPE, etc.), mobile home evictions, public and subsidized housing lease terminations, repairs and maintenance, and other landlord-tenant issues. Learn more: Housing Helpline

Other Helplines

NC Navigator Helpline

1 (855) 733-3711

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday

​Free help enrolling in affordable health insurance on the Health Insurance Marketplace ( Learn more: NC Navigator Consortium

​Senior Legal Helpline

1 (877) 579-7562

9:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Monday - Friday

​Free legal help for North Carolinians 60 years of age or older. Learn more: Senior Law Project

​Fair Housing Helpline

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday

​Free help with housing discrimination. Learn more: Fair Housing Project

Battered Immigrant Helpline

1 (866) 204-7612

3:30 PM - 7:30 PM, Tuesday
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, Thursday

​Free help for immigrants who are victims of domestic violence. Learn more: Battered Immigrant Project

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12:30 PM - 4:00 PM

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