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Free MCLE Coercive Control

Project First Step Training Free MCLE Coercive Control Attorneys and legal professionals: Join us for a 1-hour presentation. Learn about the need and services through Marjaree Mason Center and how to use SB 1141 to help Elder Abuse and Domestic Violence victims become survivors through Project First Step. WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2021 12:00 PM TO […]

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Unbound

The first thing you may notice if you saw me on the street; my wheelchair.  Crippled, confined, and dependent—common adjectives to identify who I am—before I even say a word. As members of a community, we instinctually seek to help others in need. I have learned that sometimes help is found in unexpected places. Fortunately, my community is largely willing to advocate for my unique […]

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Utilities Shut Off Moratorium

Public Utilities Shut Off Services Moratorium Ends September 30, 2021 Free Information and Services • Prevent your electric and gas from being shut off due to past bills • If you’re enrolled in the CARE Program you may be eligible to reduce your past due balance • Do you have past due electric & gas […]

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COVID-19 Housing Updates

Emergency Rental Assistance Program   Update on the Newly Passed California and Federal Tenant Protections On September 17, the City of Fresno hosted a virtual community forum on tenants’ rights. CCLS housing attorneys Nikki Love and Brandi Snow presented, along with California State Assembly Member Dr. Joaquin Arambula and Fresno City Council President District 3 […]

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Worker’s Rights Clinic

CCLS and LAAW Present: The Central California Worker’s Rights Clinic 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM Clinic is held every third Tuesday of the Month from 5:30-7:30pm except in December. Pre-register for this virtual clinic by calling our Legal Advice Line at (800) 675-8001 Clinic helps workers with problems such as: · Minimum wage and overtime […]

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Lawsuit – Elderly Homeowners Were Duped Into Signing Up For PACE Home Improvement Program

Lawsuit: Elderly Homeowners Were Duped Into Signing Up For PACE Home Improvement Program “After signing up for a program to make their homes energy efficient for no money down, Susie Steimle says elderly homeowners are dealing with liens and deceptive contractors.” Read More → Disclaimer Your use of this website, including posting comments will not […]

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Eight Electricity Meters

COVID-19 Utilities Updates

Free Utilities Information & Services Informacíon Gratis y Servicios Prevent your electric and gas from being shut off due to past bills If you’re enrolled in the CARE Program you may be eligible to reduce your past due balance Do you have past due electric & gas bills up to $8,000? Would you like to […]

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COVID-19 Pro Bono Updates

Criminal Record Expungement – Public Information Session On October 10, 2020, CCLS in partnership with the Fresno County Public Defender Clean Slate Program, Root & Rebound, and Law Students for Community Advancement hosted a virtual public information session on criminal record expungement. PowerPoint Presentation Video Presentation Bankruptcy Question & Answer Session Volunteer attorneys Nancy Klepac […]

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COVID-19 Employment Updates

Compensación para Trabajadores 101 Clínica Virtual Sintonice a esta información de la Oficial de Audiencias de Compensación para Trabajadores, Alicia Liera Rodríguez de Ghitterman, Ghitterman & Feld. La Srta. Liera Rodríguez compartirá su experiencia para ayudarles a comprender sus derechos y beneficios. Virtual Clinic Video Presentation Virtual Clinic PowerPoint CCLS Virtual Clinic – Social Security 101 Volunteer attorney […]

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COVID-19 Tenant Protections

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Update on the Newly Passed California and Federal Tenant Protections On September 17, the City of Fresno hosted a virtual community forum on tenants’ rights. CCLS housing attorneys Nikki Love and Brandi Snow presented, along with California State Assembly Member Dr. Joaquin Arambula and Fresno City Council President District 3 Miguel Arias. Video Presentation Virtual […]

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