Lawsuit – Elderly Homeowners Were Duped Into Signing Up For PACE Home Improvement Program

Lawsuit: Elderly Homeowners Were Duped Into Signing Up For PACE Home Improvement Program “After signing up for a program to make their homes energy efficient for no money down, Susie Steimle says elderly homeowners are dealing with liens and deceptive contractors.” Read More → Disclaimer Your use of this website, including posting comments will not […]

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COVID-19 Utilities Updates

Free Utilities Information & Services Informacíon Gratis y Servicios Prevent your electric and gas from being shut off due to past bills If you’re enrolled in the CARE Program you may be eligible to reduce your past due balance Do you have past due electric & gas bills up to $8,000? Would you like to […]

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COVID-19 Pro Bono Updates

Criminal Record Expungement – Public Information Session On October 10, 2020, CCLS in partnership with the Fresno County Public Defender Clean Slate Program, Root & Rebound, and Law Students for Community Advancement hosted a virtual public information session on criminal record expungement. PowerPoint Presentation Video Presentation Bankruptcy Question & Answer Session Volunteer attorneys Nancy Klepac […]

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COVID-19 Employment Updates

Compensación para Trabajadores 101 Clínica Virtual Sintonice a esta información de la Oficial de Audiencias de Compensación para Trabajadores, Alicia Liera Rodríguez de Ghitterman, Ghitterman & Feld. La Srta. Liera Rodríguez compartirá su experiencia para ayudarles a comprender sus derechos y beneficios. Virtual Clinic Video Presentation Virtual Clinic PowerPoint CCLS Virtual Clinic – Social Security 101 Volunteer attorney […]

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COVID-19 Housing Updates

Update on the Newly Passed California and Federal Tenant Protections On September 17, the City of Fresno hosted a virtual community forum on tenants’ rights. CCLS housing attorneys Nikki Love and Brandi Snow presented, along with California State Assembly Member Dr. Joaquin Arambula and Fresno City Council President District 3 Miguel Arias. Video Presentation Virtual […]

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COVID-19 Health Updates

Clínica virtual – Acceso a la atención médica Los Consejeros de CCLS para Consumidores de Salud discutirán cómo acceder a la atención médica que necesita durante la pandemia de COVID-19, incluidas las pruebas y la atención de COVID, sus necesidades de atención médica regulares, emergencias, atención dental y servicios de salud mental. Presentación de PowerPoint Presentación […]

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COVID-19 Family Violence

Virtual Clinic – Domestic Violence Volunteer Attorney Alma Montenegro from Lang Richert & Patch and CCLS Staff Attorney Tran Nguyen will present free legal information about domestic violence and restraining orders. PowerPoint Presentation Video Presentation   Disclaimer Your use of this website, including posting comments will not create an attorney-client relationship. You should neither act nor refrain from acting based on information obtained […]

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Celebrating Bao Thao

Celebrating Bao Thao In honor of Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month May 2020 My parents were farmers who lived in the mountains of Laos. We lived a happy life until we were forced to flee our village. We were one of the last families to leave because my parents didn’t want to leave […]

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COVID-19 Homelessness Prevention Project

During the Shelter in Place Order, CCLS will continue to assist students and their families via phone or email. Tenant Rights Evictions Other Housing Issues For Assistance Contact Us At: 559.570.1298 or HPPTeam@centralcallegal.org Disclaimer Your use of this website, including posting comments will not create an attorney-client relationship. You should neither act nor refrain from […]

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Evicted in Fresno: A Complex Story of Economic Burden and Profit

Evicted in Fresno: A Complex Story of Economic Burden and Profit Contributing authors are Karla Arana, lead housing organizer with Faith in the Valley, Fresno; Patience Milrod, executive director, Central California Legal Services; and Sara Hedgpeth-Harris, supervising attorney, Housing Team, Central California Legal Services. Read More → Disclaimer Your use of this website, including posting […]

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