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COVID-19 Pro Bono Updates

Bankruptcy Question & Answer Session Volunteer attorneys Nancy Klepac and Pat Kavanagh from the Central California Bankruptcy Association (CCBA) present information about Chapter 7 & 13 bankruptcy. Opportunity for Q&A. PowerPoint Presentation Video Presentation Disclaimer Your use of this website, including posting comments will not create an attorney-client relationship. You should neither act nor refrain […]

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COVID-19 Health Updates

Clínica virtual – Acceso a la atención médica Los Consejeros de CCLS para Consumidores de Salud discutirán cómo acceder a la atención médica que necesita durante la pandemia de COVID-19, incluidas las pruebas y la atención de COVID, sus necesidades de atención médica regulares, emergencias, atención dental y servicios de salud mental. Presentación de PowerPoint Presentación […]

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COVID-19 Family Violence

Virtual Clinic – Domestic Violence Volunteer Attorney Alma Montenegro from Lang Richert & Patch and CCLS Staff Attorney Tran Nguyen will present free legal information about domestic violence and restraining orders. PowerPoint Presentation Video Presentation   Disclaimer Your use of this website, including posting comments will not create an attorney-client relationship. You should neither act nor refrain from acting based on information obtained […]

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COVID-19 Housing Updates

Tenant Protection Update Evictions For as long as the state of emergency is in effect, your landlord cannot obtain an order from the court for your eviction unless the reason for the eviction is to protect the public health and safety. For example, you may be evicted if your landlord can prove that you are selling drugs […]

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COVID-19 Utilities Updates

Programas de asistencia y politca de servicios publicos durante la pandemia Video Presentation PowerPoint Presentation   Basic Needs Assistance Central California Legal Services is here to assist you with basic needs that include having electricity and gas, along with the ability to communicate with family and friends. Central California Legal Services is working remotely with […]

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COVID-19 Employment Updates

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CCLS Virtual Clinic – Social Security 101 Volunteer attorney Ben Feld, a Partner with the law firm of Ghitterman, Ghitterman & Feld, present free legal information on the topic of Social Security, including SSDI and SSI. Opportunity for Q&A Virtual Clinic Video Presentation Virtual Clinic PowerPoint   Workers Compensation during COVID-19 Virtual Clinic Video Presentation […]

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Celebrating Bao Thao

Celebrating Bao Thao In honor of Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month May 2020 My parents were farmers who lived in the mountains of Laos. We lived a happy life until we were forced to flee our village. We were one of the last families to leave because my parents didn’t want to leave […]

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COVID-19 Homelessness Prevention Project

During the Shelter in Place Order, CCLS will continue to assist students and their families via phone or email. Tenant Rights Evictions Other Housing Issues For Assistance Contact Us At: 559.570.1298 or HPPTeam@centralcallegal.org Disclaimer Your use of this website, including posting comments will not create an attorney-client relationship. You should neither act nor refrain from […]

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Summer Newsletter 2019

Summer Newsletter 2019 Our summer newsletter features honorees for our 2019 Champions of Justice Reception and honors two long-time employees who are retiring. Your use of this website, including posting comments will not create an attorney-client relationship. You should neither act nor refrain from acting based on information obtained from this site. None of the […]

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National Ice Cream Month

National Ice Cream Month 2019 On July 16th, CCLS celebrated National Ice Cream Month! The Fresno office had locally owned Ampersand Ice Cream, the Merced office had Cold Stone Creamery, and the Visalia office had Baskin Robbins. It was so great to share a cold treat on such a hot day! Your use of this […]

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