Here to help you navigate COVID-19

Legal Aid of Nebraska offers a special hotline and legal resources dedicated to the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic.  

COVID-19 Disaster Relief Hotline: 1-844-268-5627

You can also apply online at 

Did you know that ALL of Legal Aid of Nebraska’s services are FREE!

Clients who qualify for our services can get free legal assistance for civil legal issues such as:


Utility Shut Offs

Wage and Bank Account Garnishment/Debt Collection


Denial of Unemployment or Disability Benefits (e.g. SSI, AABDI)

Denial of Medicaid, SNAP, ADC/TANF and Other Public Benefits

Protection Order Hearings

Join us for virtual Tax Problem Solving Day!

Do you have a question about your taxes? Have you gotten a letter from the IRS that you don’t understand?

Join us for a virtual Tax Problem Solving Day! Legal Aid of Nebraska and the Taxpayer Advocate Service are partnering to answer your questions about taxes during this virtual clinic.

Participants may join the Zoom at any point during the time slot to get their questions answered in private meeting rooms with law attorneys and representatives from the IRS!

When: the last Tuesday of every month!

NOTE: No tax preparation services will be provided.

Do-It-Yourself (Pro Se) Divorce Clinics

Are you a resident of Madison, Dawson, Dodge, Gage, Hall, Jefferson, Saline or Buffalo County and seeking a divorce? Registration is open for our free monthly divorce clinics.

Clinics are held virtually once a month in each county. You must be low-income and pre-qualify for clinic. 

Maximum capacity is 21.

‘When you know you have a stable home, it makes your whole life stable.’

Isa Stewart came to Legal Aid of Nebraska when his landlord tried to evict him during the COVID-19 pandemic. Watch his story to see how Legal Aid was able to keep him and his family in their home.

Legal Aid works tirelessly to provide equal justice for our clients. Click the button below to learn more about how we can help. 

How We Help

Call For Help

Eligible individuals can receive legal assistance from one of our hotlines.

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Our seven offices across Nebraska help those who need it most.

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Self-Help Resources

Find the tools to handle your legal issue.

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What We Do

Find out about our priority areas and what issues we can help with

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Walk-In Centers

Learn about our locations/hours that allow you to meet with an attorney or receive self-help services

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Get Involved

Pro bono attorney, volunteer, and internship information

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Blog & News

Find out more about what Legal Aid has been up to.

Legal Aid in the news

Legal Aid in the news

Check out the links below to various news sources that have featured Legal Aid staff or reported on Legal Aid's activities, programs/projects, events, services, and just about any other way we work to make equal justice happen. Local housing advocates concerned as...

Native Mother Maintains Custody and Protects Culture

Native Mother Maintains Custody and Protects Culture

This article was written by Sydney Rogers-Morrell, Development Coordinator.   Legal Aid of Nebraska’s Native American Program provides free legal assistance to Native Americans living in Nebraska or having a legal issue pending in a tribal, state, or an...

Legal Aid of Nebraska celebrates Pro Bono Month

Legal Aid of Nebraska celebrates Pro Bono Month

We would like to recognize the following volunteer attorneys for making equal justice happen with Legal Aid of Nebraska!

We asked our volunteer attorneys some questions about why they volunteer at Legal Aid, read about their experiences here. Are you a licensed attorney in Nebraska interested in volunteering with Legal Aid? Send us an email:

Legal Aid of Nebraska Welcomes Laurie Heer Dale as Executive Director

Legal Aid of Nebraska Welcomes Laurie Heer Dale as Executive Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Media Contact: Megan Moslander Chief of Development and External Relations 402.669.0061 Omaha, NE - Amy Van Horne, Legal Aid of Nebraska Board president, has formally announced Laurie Heer Dale as the new...

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