Covid19 – Nassau Suffolk Law Services


April 22, 2020

Stimulus Payments Will Be Off Limits to Debt Collectors After NYS AG James Issues Official Guidance

Attorney General James issued an official guidance: NYS banks, creditors & debt collectors CAN NOT garnish CARES Act stimulus payments. She also asked banks not to […]
April 23, 2020

What are you rights as a tenant during this public health emergency?

During this crisis, it’s imperative that tenants across New York know they still have rights. Read more about Tenant’s Rights Here
April 28, 2020

New texting program and confidential service to help New Yorkers experiencing domestic violence.

April 28, 2020

Economic Impact Payment Registration Deadline: May 5 for SSI/ VA Recipients with Dependents

The IRS has announced a May 5 deadline for people who receive SSI or VA benefits and have dependents under the age of 17 to register […]
April 29, 2020

COVID-19: FAQ for Guardians and Others

This resource is for guardians of older adults and adults with disabilities who may have questions about fulfilling their duties and staying connected to people they represent. The […]
April 29, 2020

Nassau County: Know your Rights

This flyer discusses civil rights protections in Nassau County relating to: Discrimination/Hate Crime Housing/Tenant Discrimination Employment and Public Accommodation Immigrant services
May 12, 2020

Free workshop hosted by Family Service League: Learn about the Rights of Long Term Care Residents

Now more than ever before, community members and professionals need to know the rights of residents in Long Term Care facilities such as assisted living and […]
May 12, 2020

COVID-19 May Emergency Supplemental SNAP benefits

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA) will automatically issue an Emergency supplemental SNAP benefit to households […]
May 18, 2020

Credit reports are now free, every week

Everyone is now eligible to get free weekly credit reports from the three national credit reporting agencies: Equifax, Experian, and Transunion to help manage financial data […]