9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Free scheduled consultations with a pro bono attorney
Veterans and Service members can make appointments to meet with a pro bono attorney by calling 518-445-2365 and leaving a message. Event organizers will return their call for an intake and screening interview, and to schedule the appointments.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Community resource fair
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Free walk-in clinic
The walk-in clinic will cover life necessity matters, including family law and custody issues, tenants' rights, and estate planning/end-of-life documents. This is a brief advice clinic only, no pre-registration and all appointments are on a first come, first served basis.
Workshop & Presentation Schedule:
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Jeff Fox, American Red Cross of Northeastern New York, Communicating Clearly9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Karen Laing, CEO/ Founder Health Literacy for All Inc., Health Care Planning10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Debbie Collura, Staff Attorney at Legal Aid Society of Northeastern NY, Tenants' Rights 11:00 a.m. - Noon Jim Ader, Commander Sheehy Palmer VFW Post 6776, VA BenefitsNoon Congressman Paul D. Tonko, 20th District, NY, Keynote
Albany Law School's Veterans' Rights Project has served more than 200 veterans in the past two years with a variety of free legal services and volunteer attorneys.
Free services provided include:
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