California

Legal Aid of Sonoma County

http://www.legalaidsc.com

Who We Are

Legal Aid of Sonoma County handles abuse matters/restraining orders, guardianships, and eviction defense matters in Sonoma County. Legal Aid of Sonoma County is a mixed delivery system including pro per assistance, pro bono referral to volunteer attorneys, self-help clinics and community education workshops. We are located at 144 South E Street, Suite 100, Santa Rosa, CA 95404

How to Get Help

You can contact this organization by:

Contact Type
Walk-in
Hours
Monday
9:15 AM - 11:30 AM and 1:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
9:15 AM - 11:30 AM and 1:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
9:15 AM - 11:30 AM, CLOSED Wednesday afternoon
Thursday
9:15 AM - 11:30 AM and 1:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Friday
CLOSED
Documents

Please bring proof of income, pay stubs, or other income verification, the full name and address of the person you are opposing in your case, and any legal forms received.

Waiting List

There is a waiting list for pro bono representation


Contact Type
Legal Clinic
Information

Legal Workshops and Legal Clinics are held monthly. Please contact our office at 707-542-1290 for the current Workshop schedule. Workshops are open to the public, Clients must be screened in person to be referred to the Legal Clinics.


Who We Serve

Area(s)
  • Sonoma County
Language(s) Spoken
  • Spanish / Español

ASL interpreters available by advance appointment only. Clients may bring their own interpreters for languages other than Spanish, interpreters must be over 18 years of age, and not a party to the legal issue.

Income Guidelines

Must be a resident of Sonoma County or have a legal matter in Sonoma County. Housing clients must meet low income guidelines. Abuse/TRO and guardianship cases have no income requirements. EVERYONE must bring proof of income (even if your case type has no income requirements) before being helped.

Is this organization accessible by wheelchair?
Yes
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired?
No
Eligibility Restrictions

This program does not serve: Prisoner; Community Groups

Type of Help

This group provides the following types of services based on your legal needs and its resources:
  • Full Legal Representation
  • Brief Advice
  • Pro Se Legal Clinic
  • Self-Help Materials
Description of Services

pro bono representation for abuse, guardianship, housing matters, only when a pro bono attorney is available.

guardianship, housing discrimination, child abuse/neglect, domestic violence, restraining orders, and landlord/tenant.

Brief service available for guardianship, housing discrimination, child abuse/neglect, domestic violence, restraining orders, and landlord/tenant.

Emergency Instructions

What is an Emergency? when safety is in jeopardy

Visit our office during business hours.

General Contact Information

Address
Legal Aid of Sonoma County
144 South E Street, Suite 100 (map)
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Phone
707-542-1290
Fax
707-542-0177
Website
http://www.legalaidsc.com
Email