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COMMUNITY LEGAL SERVICES
The CWBA Serves Our Community - Legal Services Opportunities.
Colorado Legal Services is a non-profit organization that has assisted persons with low income and seniors in the state of Colorado for over 90 years. The mission of Colorado Legal Services is to provide meaningful access to high quality, civil legal services in the pursuit of justice for as many low-income persons and members of vulnerable populations throughout Colorado as possible.
If you have a Housing, Consumer, Foreclosure, Bankruptcy, Public Benefits or an IRS tax issue (note - we do not prepare tax returns) between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. only, call 303-837-1321, wait for a few seconds and dial ext. 444. Any other civil law-related issue, please contact the office closest to you. Offices and numbers are listed below.
CLS offices and counties served by each office are listed below. Call in advance to make sure office is open. Translators are available.
Alamosa (Alamosa, Conejos, Costilla, Mineral, Rio Grande, Saguache)
Colorado Springs (El Paso, Lincoln, Teller, Chaffee, Custer, Fremont, Park county shared)
Craig (Grand, Jackson, Mofffat, Rio Blanco and Routt)
Denver (Adams, Arapahoe, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, Elbert, Jefferson all ages; for Clear Creek & Gilpin seniors 60+ only)
Dillon (Clear Creek, Eagle, Gunnison, Lake, Pitkin and Summit)
Durango (Archuleta, Dolores, Hinsdale, La Plata, Montezuma, Ouray, San Juan, San Miguel, Ute Mountain Ute and Southern Ute reservations)
Ft. Collins (Larimer, Logan, Phillips, Sedgwick)
Grand Junction (Delta, Garfield, Mesa, Montrose)
Greeley (Morgan, Washington, Weld, Yuma)
La Junta (Baca, Bent, Cheyenne, Crowley, Huerfano, Kiowa, Kit Carson, Las Animas, Otero, Prowers)
Migrant Farmworker Division (all counties)
Pueblo (Pueblo, Custer, Fremont shared w/ other offices)
Salida (Chaffee, Custer, Fremont, Park county shared)
Metro Volunteer Lawyers
Metro Volunteer Lawyers (MVL) is the pro bono program of the Denver Bar Association, providing civil legal services to those in need in Adams, Arapahoe, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, Elbert, Gilpin, and Jefferson counties. Anyone seeking legal assistance or acceptance into any of MVL’s programs must apply through Colorado Legal Services.
Bridge to Justice
Bridge to Justice is a 501(c)(3) Colorado nonprofit organization that provides civil legal services to low- and moderate-income Coloradans who do not qualify for free legal aid.
Phone: (303) 443-1038
Free Information Clinics
RESOURCE GUIDES AND BROCHURES
Colorado LGBTQ Family Law: A Resource Guide for LGBTQ-Headed Families living in Colorado -- Family Equity Council and One Colorado, November 2017
This is a new legal guide for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) families living in Colorado released by Family Equality Council and One Colorado. This resource provides LGBTQ-headed families and LGBTQ adults considering forming families with detailed and accessible explanations of the current status of federal and state law, including recognition of same-sex marriages, parental rights, adoption, applying for documentation for children, nondiscrimination protections, school policies, healthcare, parental leave, and more. The guide also includes a list of legal documents it is recommended that all LGBTQ families secure in order to ensure their rights and wishes are respected.
The Directory is a topical listing of agencies who provide free legal assistance or referral primarily in the Denver Metro area. The Legal Resource Directory is available for download in a PDF.