Homestead Exemption Assistance in Douglas County

Homeowners in Douglas County can receive assistance with their homestead exemption application February 1st through June 30th at at Legal Aid of Nebraska’s-Omaha Access to Justice Walk-In Center. If you are over 65, disabled under state law, or a veteran, you...

Legal Aid of Nebraska Receives Lincoln Financial Foundation Grant

 Legal Aid of Nebraska has received a $10,000 grant from the Lincoln Financial Foundation in support of Financial Stability for Marginalized Women in Omaha. By assisting these women with bankruptcy, debt collection, asset and credit protection, and providing them with...

Elder AccessLine® Celebrates Decade of Helping Seniors

Legal Aid of Nebraska, a statewide nonprofit based in Omaha with a mission to level the legal playing field for the poor, celebrates 10 years of its ElderAccessLine® this week. The ElderAccessLine® began Dec. 5, 2005. This civil legal service hotline is now assisting...

Just One of Our Success Stories – Discharging Debt

“Claire,” a 78-year-old living in Omaha, contacted the Legal Aid of Nebraska Omaha office for assistance with her debt.  She is currently the only caregiver for her adult daughter who has medical issues.  Claire has started to receive notifications that she owes...