SLLS has moved its New Orleans office to 1340 Poydras Street, Suite 600, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70112. Please forgive any gaps in phone or e-mail service during the transition.
Disaster Aid: www.disasterassistance.gov or 1-800-621-FEMA (3362).
Keep SLLS strong beyond 50. Go here to see our special commemorative booklet. Go here to listen to SLLS heroes present and past talk about their work with our special commemorative audio project.
SLLS helps people clear life's legal hurdles. Go here to learn about what we do.
For free legal information, resources and self-help items, see www.LouisianaLawHelp.org.
Go here to use our online application to apply for free legal aid. Go here to find an SLLS office.
SLLS only offers civil legal representation in Louisiana.
Please consider celebrating the SLLS golden anniversary by making a donation. Go here to use "Just Give" to make your contribution online.
Next SLLS Board Meeting: August 22, 2018
New Orleans, Louisiana (location and time details to be announced)
SLLS is celebrating its 50th all year long. Go here to learn more about the SLLS golden anniversary celebration. Here is an image from our reception at the Supreme Court of Louisiana.
Go here to see our community calendar.
Next SLLS Board Meeting (to be announced).
What Others Have to Say: Katrina Media Archive
Hurricane Katrina created unprecedented challenges for the people of Southeast Louisiana. The area and its recovery generated high-profile media coverage. SLLS attorneys were interviewed for many stories. These selected pieces feature SLLS attorneys.
In honor of the 10th anniversary of the storm, we posted links below to recent media items about the region's recovery, including the role SLLS played in making that happen.
Recent items from the time of the storm's 10th anniversary.
"The Justice Gap" (Shelterforce)
"Civil Legal Aid Must Play A Larger Role in Disaster Recovery" (TalkPoverty)
"A Rental Named Desire" (International Business Times)