Income and Benefits

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Income and Benefits

Legal Aid of Nebraska provides information, referrals, advice, self-help services, limited assistance and representation to qualifying low-income individuals with legal problems that fit within our income and benefits priority.

Our Objectives:

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Obtain and Retain Government Benefits

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Protect or Enhance Income

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Improve and Augment Accessibility to Income, Assets and Education

Common Legal Issues We Help With

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Disability benefit (SSI, SSDI) denial, termination and overpayment

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Medicaid/Medicare denial or termination

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Unemployment insurance benefit denial, termination or overpayment

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Criminal record set aside and sealing, pardons

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Accessing farm and ranch government programs

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Tax issues

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Public assistance benefit (ADC/TANF, SNAP, AABD) denial, termination, reduction and

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General Assistance denial or termination

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Denial or revocation of a professional license

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Unpaid wages

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Accessing disaster relief benefits

How We Help

Legal Aid of Nebraska provides information, referrals, advice, self-help services, limited assistance and representation to qualifying low-income individuals with legal problems that fit within our children and families priority. The type of assistance we provide depends upon your situation, the legal issue and Legal Aid’s resources. Our services are free to those who qualify. Click here to learn how to apply for services.