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- South Brooklyn Legal Services. 105 Court Street, 3rd Floor. Brooklyn, NY 11201. (718) 237-5574 Peter Kempner (Senior Staff Attorney)
- Department of Veterans Affairs NYHHS. Veterans Health Care Center – Chapel Street 40 Flatbush Ave. Ext, 8th Floor. Brooklyn, NY 11201. Note: Representatives are available Mondays at noon (walk-ins welcomed)
- Urban Justice Center Lawyer. 123 Williams Street, 16th Floor. New York, NY 10038 (646) 602-5620 Note: Coco Culhane.
- Legal Services NYC – Veterans Justice Project (347) 592-2409 Website: www.legalservicesNYC.org
- Veteran Advocacy Project. 123 Williams Street 16th Floor. New York, NY 10038 (212) 533-4598 Note: Representatives are available Wednesdays from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Walk-Ins Welcomed)
- Veterans Health Care Center – Chapel Street. 40 Flatbush Ave. Ext, 8th Floor. Brooklyn, NY 11210
- Law NY’s Veteran Hotline (315) 828-0758 | (315) 781-1465
- New York City Bar Association Offers a Monday Night Law Clinic that provides half-hour appointments with lawyers, offering pro bono advice on anything regardless of income level. Call to schedule an appointment. 42 W 44th St between Fifth and Sixth Aves (212-626-7373)
Substance Abuse Resources for Veterans
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SSD/SSI Benefits, Housing Clinic, and Child Support
Clinics are held once a month, by appointment, in Manhattan. Veterans should call the hotline on the flyer for appointments and more information.
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N. New York Chaplaincy Services: For spiritual care and emotional support. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Phone: (718) 749-8534
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