SERVICES: Program staff provides referrals to legal assistance programs in San Luis Obispo County.San Luis Obispo County Bar Association volunteer lawyers, if available, may provide legal information and advice at no charge to individuals who are unable to afford a lawyer.
SERVICES: When apporpriate, provides a referral to an LRIS Panel Attorneys in any of the following areas of law: Appellate; Bankruptcy, Business; Collection; Criminal Defense; Employment;Estate Planning;Family Law (Including Limited Scope); General Civil Litigation; Landlord/Tenant, Malpractice; Personal Injury; Real Property Assist with other resources including referrals to local county agencies when applicable.
COST: $25.00 LRIS administrative referral fee if referred to an attorney. Attorney's regular fee will apply following the initial appointment. Online request may be submitted at http://www.slobarlris.org
51 Zaca Lane, Ste. 140, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
1030 Vine Street, Paso Robles, CA, 93446
855-886-RISE(7473) toll free, 24-hour crisis line
HOURS: Mon – Fri 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
SERVICES: Serving victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Assistance with obtaining temporary restraining orders, counseling and shelter services and advocacy and accompaniment. All services are confidential and available in Spanish.
(805) 781-6401 or or 24 Hour Hotline (805) 781-6400
HOURS: Mon - Fri 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
SERVICES:Provide counseling and shelter for victims of domestic violence and their children. Current clients may receive assistance filing for restraining orders. For emergency shelter, please call (805) 781-6400.
COST:Free with donations accepted. Sliding scale for counseling services.
SERVICES:Offer mediation and conflict-coaching services to resolve small claims and community, landlord/tenant, and neighbor issues, with specialized services for family conflict including elder concerns, parent/teen, child custody/visitation disputes and more.
OFFICE HOURS: By appointment only with an attorney at the main SLO office or with a volunteer attorney at a senior center.
SERVICES: Confidential advice representation to seniors age 60 and older who reside in San Luis Obispo County durable powers of attorney, advance health care directive, housing issues, and elder abuse.
COST: Free for SLO County Seniors; donations appreciated.
SMALL CLAIMS ADVISORY
1050 Monterey Street, Room 223, San Luis Obispo, CA 93408
PHONE AND WALK-IN HOURS: Mon – Fri,
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
SERVICES: Assist to complete small claims forms, answer procedural questions and provides referrals to legal resources and publications.