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Adams

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Adams County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (608) 339-4218. Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (877) 883-5378.
  • Hope House
    (608) 356-9123 or (800) 584-6790 or (608) 356-7500
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Court
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1128
    Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters. Only homelessness prevention cases are taken in Waupaca County.

Ashland

Legal Assistance Organizations

Barron

Legal Assistance Organizations

Bayfield

Legal Assistance Organizations

Brown

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (920) 448-4300
  • Brown County Free Legal Clinic
    Meets at Casa ALBA Melanie on the first Wednesday of every month at 4 p.m. Attorneys assist members of the public by providing legal information regarding court procedures and forms.
  • Brown County Victim / Witness Assistance Program
    (920) 448-4194
  • CASA of Brown County
    (920) 437-2272
  • Golden House
    (920) 435-0100
    Domestic violence services and shelter.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1127 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Legal Resources of Brown County
    Every Tuesday from 4 pm to 7 pm at the Wisconsin Job Center Building, 701 Cherry Street, Green Bay. Information and assistance to low income residents who are unable to afford an attorney, with a focus on family law and landlord/tenant issues.
  • Sexual Assault Center / Family Services
    Phone numbers on website. 24 hour, confidential, free services for victims of sexual assault or abuse, and their families and friends.
  • Sexual Assault Center of Family Services
    (920) 436-6800

Buffalo

Legal Assistance Organizations

Burnett

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (877) 485-2372
  • Burnett County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 349-2164. Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Community Referral Agency
    (800) 261-7233. Provides advocacy and services for victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Northern Wisconsin Legal Advice Project
    Website providing brief legal advice to low-income residents of the 10th Judicial District.
  • Volunteer Legal Advocates and Court Watch
    (715) 349-7272
    Assists individuals to obtain TRO/Injunctions and attend court proceedings in domestic and sexual abuse cases

Calumet

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (866) 739-2372
  • Calumet County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (920) 849-1461 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Conflict Resolution Center
    (920) 236-4925 Mediators assist with disputes involving small claims, neighbor problems, domestic problems, juvenile disputes, consumer/merchant issues, worksite problems, and personal or business relationships. Located in the Winnebago County Courthouse.
  • Foreclosure Mediation
    Assists homeowners facing a mortgage foreclosure action in Calumet County. Mediation is a confidential and voluntary process where you and the lender seeking to foreclose on your home may discuss ways to resolve your foreclosure case, including reinstatement of the loan and possible modification of the loan terms.
  • Harbor House Domestic Abuse Programs
    (800) 970-1171, (920) 849-7819
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (920) 849-1414 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1127 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Sexual Assault Crisis Center
    (800) 722-7797, (920) 733-8119

Chippewa

Legal Assistance Organizations

Clark

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (866) 578-2372
  • Clark County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 743-5270 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (715) 743-5181 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Stepping Stones, Inc.
    (715) 748-3795 Assists individuals in obtaining temporary restraining orders (TRO)/injunctions in domestic abuse cases, and provides information and referral services.

Columbia

Legal Assistance Organizations

Crawford

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (877) 794-2372
  • AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin
    (800) 878-6267 Provides legal consultation and information to people affected by HIV and AIDS in Wisconsin, including Crawford County.
  • Crawford County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (608) 326-0299 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    800-873-0927 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters.

Dane

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    855-417-6892
    Disability Benefit Specialists (DBS) assist individuals between the ages of 18 and 59 who have physical disabilities, developmental disabilities, mental health issues and/or substance abuse issues
  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (855) 417-6892 or (608) 240-7400
  • AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin
    (800) 878-6267 Provides legal consultation and information to people affected by HIV and AIDS in southern Wisconsin, including Dane County.
  • Community Immigration Law Center
    (608) 257-4845
    Offers brief consultations on basic legal immigration issues on a first come, first serve basis. Case assessment and legal advice provided by our volunteer immigration lawyers. Assistance with immigration forms and fillings.
  • Community Justice Incorporated
    (608) 204-9642
    Represents low-income families and individuals in cases involving landlord/tenant, disability and mental health, employment, family, child welfare, education, discrimination, consumer/credit, land use, environmental issues. New users must call during intake hours: Mon-Thurs 1-4 pm. Be prepared to spend 15-30 mins on the phone.
  • Dane County CASA, Inc.
    (608) 266-9102
  • Dane County Law Library
  • Disability Rights Wisconsin
    (608) 267-0214 Disability Rights helps people across Wisconsin gain access to services and opportunity through its advocacy and legal expertise. Legal support addresses access, inclusion, dignity, most-integrated choices and equal rights issues.
  • Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (DAIS)
    (608) 251-4445 or (800) 747-4045 Offers crisis intervention and community education/prevention programs, including a 24-hour help line, programming for children from violent homes, legal advocacy, support groups, emergency safety planning, and a domestic violence shelter.
  • Dryhootch Family Legal Clinic
    (608) 250-2540
  • Economic Justice Institute (EJI)
    Serves low-income and other under-represented clients in matters designed to enhance access to justice and economic security. The Economic Justice Institute (EJI) is home to the University of Wisconsin Law School's civil, anti-poverty clinical programs.
  • Foreclosure Prevention Task Force and Foreclosure Answer Clinic
    (608) 261-5677 This coalition of public agencies, non-profit service providers and other community partners works together to develop sustainable alternatives to foreclosure in Dane County
  • Immigration Services at Jewish Social Services
    Make an appointment to consult with staff on your immigration case.
  • Lagmann, Inc.
    (608) 852-0141 Range of legal services such as labor, bankruptcy, family, foreclosure defense, immigration, landlord/tenant.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (608) 229-6896 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 362-3904 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Legal Assistance Clinic Schedule
    Dane County Court schedule for family law, small claims, restraining orders, foreclosure clinics.
  • Legal Services in Dane County
  • Low-Cost Legal Assistance in Dane Co
  • Office of the Staff Judge Advocate
    Military members seeking legal advice may consult the Office of the Staff Judge Advocate.
  • Restorative Justice Project
    Provides mediation services between victims/survivors of crime and criminal offenders throughout the State of Wisconsin.
  • Sunshine Free Legal Clinic
    No fee. Family law, immigration law, employment law, criminal law, landlord/tenant issues, and more.
  • Tenant Resource Center
    608-257-0006 Offers landlord/tenant mediation and a provides tenants, landlords and social service agency staff with information, referrals and applications for low-cost housing, subsidized housing, transitional housing and emergency shelter services.
  • Tenant Resource Center (UW-Madison location)
    (608) 216-2321 For UW-Madison students. Provides student tenant education, problem resolution assistance, and no cost mediation services for housing issues.
  • Unemployment Appeals Clinic
    (608) 255-5909 Unemployment compensation hearings and LIRC appeals.
  • Veterans Law Center
    Provides legal advice, information, and referrals on a variety of civil legal matters for low-incomes veterans and their families.
  • Veterans Service Office
  • Victim / Witness Unit, District Attorney's Office
    (608) 266-9003 Staff assists victims and witnesses throughout the criminal court process by answering questions, keeping victims and their families informed of case development, providing information and referrals to community service providers, assisting with restitution, and offering personal assistance when possible.
  • Wills for Heroes
    Volunteer attorneys and support personnel participate in clinics around the state at which the volunteer attorneys prepare simple wills and other basic estate planning documents at no charge for eligible first responders and their spouses or domestic partners.

Dodge

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
  • AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin
    (800) 878-6267 Provides legal consultation and information to people affected by HIV and AIDS in southern Wisconsin, including Dodge County.
  • Dodge County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (920) 386-3672 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 362-3904 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters

Door

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
  • Door County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (920) 746-2284 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1127 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Legal Aid Society of Door County
    (920) 743-3934
  • Sexual Assault Center / Family Services
    Phone numbers on website. 24 hour, confidential, free services for victims of sexual assault or abuse, and their families and friends.

Douglas

Legal Assistance Organizations

Dunn

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
  • Bridge to Hope
    (800) 924-9918 The Bridge to Hope offers free and confidential services to victims and survivors of domestic abuse, sexual assault and human trafficking in Dunn and Pepin Counties, Wisconsin.
  • Dunn County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 232-1687 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases. Program offers early intervention.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (715) 232-2611 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Northern Wisconsin Legal Advice Project
    Website providing brief legal advice to low-income residents of the 10th Judicial District.

Eau Claire

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
  • County Bar Association Free Legal Clinic
  • Eau Claire County Restorative Justice Program
    (715) 835-6521. Offers victim offender conferencing, accountability workshops, peace circles, at risk accountability mentoring, and suspension/expulsion re-entry services.
  • Eau Claire County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 839-4795 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases. Program offers crisis response services.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (715) 839-3762 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Northern Wisconsin Legal Advice Project
    Website providing brief legal advice to low-income residents of the 10th Judicial District.

Florence

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
  • Florence County Caring House
    (715) 528-5161
    Provides domestic violence related services.
  • Florence County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 528-3362 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.

Fond du Lac

Legal Assistance Organizations

Forest

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
  • Forest County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 478-3105 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law
  • Tri-County Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, Inc.
    (800) 236-1222 or (715) 362-6841 Provides shelter, crisis intervention, and support services for victims of domestic abuse and sexual abuse and their families.
  • Tri-County Foreclosure Mediation Program
    (715) 369-6240 Assists homeowners facing a mortgage foreclosure action in Forest, Vilas, and Oneida Counties. Mediation is a confidential and voluntary process where the homeowner and the lender seeking to foreclose may discuss ways to resolve the foreclosure case, including reinstatement of the loan and modification of the loan terms.

Grant

Legal Assistance Organizations

Green County

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Green County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (608) 328-9426 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Green Haven Family Advocates
    (608) 325-7711 (Crisis line) or (608) 325-6489 (Business line) Provides domestic abuse and sexual assault services. An advocate may provide Information and referral services for legal services and assist with court forms.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (608) 328-9433 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.

Green Lake

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (877) 883-5378.
  • Christine Ann Domestic Abuse Services
    (800) 261-5998, (920) 235-5998
  • Green Lake County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (920) 294-4046 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (920) 294-4142 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1128
    Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters. Only homelessness prevention cases are taken in Waupaca County.

Iowa

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
  • AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin
    (800) 878-6267 Provides legal consultation and information to people affected by HIV and AIDS in southern Wisconsin, including Iowa County.
  • Family Advocates
    (608) 348-383 or (800) 924-2624 Domestic abuse and sexual assault services.
  • Iowa County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (608) 935-0338 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 362-3904 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Western WI Legal Services: Aging & Disability
    (608) 935-2741

Iron

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (866) 663-3607
  • Iron County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 561-5671 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.

Jackson

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (800) 500-3910
  • Jackson County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 284-0239 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (715) 284-0213 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    800-873-0927 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters.
  • Western WI Legal Services: Aging & Disability
    (608) 935-2741

Jefferson

Legal Assistance Organizations

Juneau

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin
    (800) 878-6267 Provides legal consultation and information to people affected by HIV and AIDS in southern Wisconsin, including Juneau County.
  • Hope House
    (608) 356-9123
  • Juneau County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (608) 847-9388 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (608) 847-9356 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    800-873-0927 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters.
  • Western WI Legal Services: Aging & Disability
    (608) 935-2741

Kenosha

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (800) 472-8008
  • Kenosha and Racine Foreclosure Mediation Program
    (262) 653-2592 Assists homeowners/borrowers whose 1, 2, 3 or 4-family owner-occupied residential property is the subject of a mortgage foreclosure action.
  • Kenosha County Legal Clinic
    (262) 652-5545 Volunteer attorneys provide legal advice on family, housing, guardianship, and consumer issues. The clinic is at the Center and is available on the first and third Fridays of the month. Contact the center to sign up.
  • Kenosha County Small Claims Mediation Program
    (262) 653-2664 Provides volunteer mediators to help settle small claims actions. Mediators are available on Thursday mornings in room 300 of the courthouse for cases that are appropriate for mediation.
  • Kenosha County Victim/Witness Services
    (262) 653-2400 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 242-5840 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Nonprofit Legal Services of SE Wisconsin, Inc.
    (414) 435-0636
    (877) 619-8944
    Sliding fee scale based on income. Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, Racine, Kenosha, and Walworth County courts.

Kewaunee

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (877) 416-7083
  • Kewaunee County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (920) 388-7173 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1127 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Violence Intervention Project, Inc.
    (920) 487-2111 or (920) 837-2424 for 24-hour helpline Provides support for victims of sexual assault and domestic violence.

LaCrosse

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (800) 500-3910
  • CASA for Kids
    (608) 781-2783 Provide court-based advocacy for children who are under court jurisdiction due to abuse or neglect.
  • County Bar Assocation Free Legal Clinic
  • Domestic Violence Intervention Project
    (608) 785-7670
  • Families First
    (608) 785-5600
    Education in planning for the future needs of children when parents are getting divorced.
  • Family Law Center
    (608) 785-5600 Provides education in planning for the future needs of children when parents are getting divorced.
  • Foreclosure Mediation Program
    (608) 785-5810 Assists homeowners facing a mortgage foreclosure action in La Crosse County. Mediation is a confidential process where you and the lender seeking to foreclose on your home may discuss ways to resolve your foreclosure case, including reinstatement of the loan and modification of the loan terms.
  • Free Legal Services
    Family law, child support.
  • La Crosse County Bar Association Free Legal Clinic
    Volunteer attorneys and paralegals meet with visitors for 15 minutes and answer legal and procedural questions.
  • La Crosse County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (608) 785-5750 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • New Horizons Advocacy Program
    (608) 791-2619

Lafayette

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
  • AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin
    (800) 878-6267 Provides legal consultation and information to people affected by HIV and AIDS in southern Wisconsin, including Lafayette County.
  • Family Advocates
    (608) 482-0582 or (800) 924-2624 Provides domestic abuse and sexual assault services. An advocate may provide Information and referral services for legal services and assist with court forms.
  • Lafayette County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (608) 776-4846 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 362-3904 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters

Langlade

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (888) 486-9545
  • Foreclosure Mediation Program
    (920) 737-4861 Assists qualified homeowners in communicating with lenders to discuss settlement alternatives early in the foreclosure process with the goal of reducing the number of foreclosures.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Langlade County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 627-6269 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (715) 627-6215 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.

Lincoln

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (888) 486-9545
  • Haven, Inc.
    (715) 536-1300 Advocates provide assistance with obtaining restraining orders, employment, education, housing, medical services, financial services, other legal aid and counseling for victims.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (715) 536-0319 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Lincoln County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 536-0341 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Manitowoc

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (877) 416-7083
  • Domestic Violence Center
    (920) 684-4661 or (920) 684-5770 (24-hour crisis line) Provides shelter, crisis intervention, and supportive services for survivors of domestic and sexual abuse and their families.
  • Foreclosure Mediation Program
    (920) 683-4025 or (920) 236-4925 Assists homeowners facing a mortgage foreclosure action in Manitowoc County. Mediation is a confidential and voluntary process where the homeowner and the lender seeking to foreclose may discuss ways to resolve the foreclosure case.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638 Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and Supplemental security income (SSI), family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (920) 683-4025 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1127 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Manitowoc County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (920) 683-4074 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Marathon

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (888) 486-9545
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Language Assistance Plan
    (715) 261-1111 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases. Program offers early intervention services.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (715) 261-1300 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Marathon County Restorative Justice Program
    (715) 359-5360
    Program offers victim offender conferencing, family conferencing, a youth restitution program and a youth educational shoplifting prevention program.

Marinette

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Marinette County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 732-7494 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Sexual Assault Center / Family Services
    Phone numbers on website. 24 hour, confidential, free services for victims of sexual assault or abuse, and their families and friends.

Marquette

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (877) 883-5378.
  • CAP Services
    (608) 296-2141 or (800) 472-3377 Assistance for low-income individuals and victims of domestic abuse and sexual violence.
  • Hope House
    (800) 584-6790 Assist individuals in obtaining temporary restraining orders and injunctions, preparation for pro se family law cases, and navigating the criminal justice system.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1128
    Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters. Only homelessness prevention cases are taken in Waupaca County.
  • Marquette County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (608) 297-3018 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Menominee

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (855) 492-2372
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Menominee County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 526-4608 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Milwaukee

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (414) 289-6660
  • AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin
    (800) 878-6267 Provides legal resources and representation to persons living with HIV or AIDS.
  • Bankruptcy Pro Se Help Desk
  • Catholic Charities Immigration Legal Services
    (414) 643-8570 Provides legal representation and resources for persons who need assistance with their legal status for living in the United States.
  • Centro Legal
    (414) 384-7900
    Serves clients with family law and criminal misdemeanor defense cases
  • Clean Slate Milwaukee
    Helps individuals to expunge eligible court criminal records. This clinic meets periodically. Check their website or Facebook page for upcoming events and related handouts.
  • Coalition for Access to Legal Resources (CALR)
    Legal resources to low-income people in the Milwaukee area.
  • Community Advocates
    Help for victims of domestic violence and for individuals charged in Wisconsin State Court with a felony or misdemeanor offense.
  • Disability Rights Wisconsin
    (414) 773-4646 Disability Rights helps people across Wisconsin gain access to services and opportunity through its advocacy and legal expertise. Legal support addresses access, inclusion, dignity, most-integrated choices and equal rights issues.
  • Dryhootch Family Legal Clinic
    (414) 763-2785
    Free legal advice to veterans and their families regarding family-related, non-criminal issues, such as divorce, separations, child custody, and child support.
  • Kids Matter Casa
    Provide court-based advocacy for children who are under court jurisdiction due to of abuse or neglect.
  • Lagmann, Inc.
    Sliding scale fees based on income. Family, bankruptcy, foreclosure, criminal, municipal, consumer rights, landlord/tenant, probate, education.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (414) 278-5295 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Lawyer Referral and Information Service - Milwaukee Bar Association
    (414) 274-6768
    Low-income and modest means legal assistance. Provides referrals to attorneys, mediators & other community resources. Attorneys are available for: bankruptcy, consumer law, corporation/partnership, criminal law, employment law, elder law, family law, immigration law, landlord/tenant, mediation, personal injury, probate, real estate, small claims, Social Security, taxation, wills, estate planning, and workers' compensation. The first half hour consultation with an attorney will cost $20 or less.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (888) 278-0633 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee
    (414) 727-5300
    Provides representation in family law, consumer and bankruptcy matters, housing issues, public benefits, HIV issues, elder law, tax controversies, and civil rights.
  • Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee, Children's Court Office
    (414) 257-7159
    Provides representation in family law, consumer and bankruptcy matters, housing issues, public benefits, HIV issues, elder law, tax controversies, and civil rights.
  • Marquette Legal Initiative for Nonprofit Corporations (M-LINC)
    Free legal advice for qualifying Wisconsin nonprofits with legal questions in the following areas: real estate, intellectual property, bankruptcy, employment, corporate, tax, and federal and state registration requirements.
  • Marquette Volunteer Legal Clinic
    Provides basic legal information and referrals involving landlord/tenant, consumer, family law, domestic abuse, Social Security, small claims, and employment law.
  • Metro Milwaukee Foreclosure Mediation Program
    (414) 939-8800 Provides clients with an opportunity to negotiate in a more equal bargaining process, preserve home equity for borrowers, cash flow for lenders, and prevent blight in communities.
  • Milwaukee County Law Library
  • Milwaukee County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (414) 278-4667 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases. Crisis response program available.
  • Milwaukee Justice Center
    Services include the family law forms clinic, family law appointments for the second half of the divorce process, and a legal advice and referral clinic which covers family law, landlord/tenant, probate, small claims, and large claims questions.
  • Nonprofit Legal Services of SE Wisconsin, Inc.
    (414) 435-0636
    (877) 619-8944
    Sliding fee scale based on income. Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, Racine, Kenosha, and Walworth County courts.
  • Sojourner Family Peace Center
    (414) 276-1911; (414) 933-2722
    Domestic Violence Hotline Provides "courthouse advocacy and restraining order clinic, legal emergency assistance, children's advocacy" and a 24-hour domestic violence hotline.
  • Unemployment Compensation Appeals Clinic
  • University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Legal Clinic
    Assistance for currently enrolled University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee students, with some limitations.
  • Wisconsin Legal Assistance For Military Personnel
    Legal help for service members, veterans, and their families.

Monroe

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (800) 500-3910
  • CASA for Kids
    Provide court-based advocacy for children who are under court jurisdiction due to of abuse or neglect.
  • CASA of Rock County
    Provide court-based advocacy for children who are under court jurisdiction due to of abuse or neglect.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    800-873-0927 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters.
  • Monroe County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (608) 269-8779 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Oconto

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (855) 492-2372
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Oconto County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (920) 834-6832 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Sexual Assault Center / Family Services
    Phone numbers on website. 24 hour, confidential, free services for victims of sexual assault or abuse, and their families and friends.

Oneida

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (715) 369-6157 or (715) 369-6200 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Oneida County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 369-6133 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Tri-County Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, Inc.
    (800) 236-1222 or (715) 362-6841 Provides shelter, crisis intervention, and support services for victims of domestic abuse and sexual abuse and their families.
  • Tri-County Foreclosure Mediation Program
    (715) 369-6240 Assists homeowners facing a mortgage foreclosure action in Forest, Vilas, and Oneida Counties. Mediation is a confidential and voluntary process where the homeowner and the lender seeking to foreclose may discuss ways to resolve the foreclosure case, including reinstatement of the loan and modification of the loan terms.

Outagamie

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • CAP Services
    (920) 968-6365 or (800) 472-3377 Assistance for low-income individuals and victims of domestic abuse and sexual violence.
  • Family Court Program
    (920) 832-5660
    Mediation and evaluation services to parents who are unable to resolve legal custody, placement and visitation
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (920) 832-5131 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1127 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Outagamie County Bar Association Legal Clinic
    First and Third Mondays of each month from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Outagamie County courthouse.
  • Outagamie County Foreclosure Mediation Program
    (920) 236-4925 Outagamie County’s foreclosure mediation program is administered by the Winnebago Conflict Resolution Center, Inc. and is part of the Wisconsin Foreclosure Mediation Network. The Program is available to assist homeowners facing a mortgage foreclosure action in Outagamie County.
  • Outagamie County Self-Help Center
    Contact the Self-Help Center to confirm hours of availability at 920-968-2965 or the Family Court Commissioner's Office at 920-832-5057. Assistance for individuals in stipulated divorce actions. Staffed by a coordinator and non-attorney volunteers.
  • Outagamie County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (920) 832-4615 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Ozaukee

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Family Law Assistance Center
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1128
    Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters. Only homelessness prevention cases are taken in Waupaca County.
  • Nonprofit Legal Services of SE Wisconsin, Inc.
    (414) 435-0636
    (877) 619-8944
    Sliding fee scale based on income. Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, Racine, Kenosha, and Walworth County courts.
  • Ozaukee County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (262) 238-8387 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Pepin

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Bridge to Hope
    (715) 235-9074 The Bridge to Hope offers free and confidential services to victims and survivors of domestic abuse, sexual assault and human trafficking in Dunn and Pepin Counties, Wisconsin.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Pepin County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 672-8939 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Pierce

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    715-273-3531 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Pierce County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 273-6749 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Polk

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Community Referral Agency
    (800) 261-7233 Advocacy and services for victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Northern Wisconsin Legal Advice Project
    Website providing brief legal advice to low-income residents of the 10th Judicial District.
  • Polk County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 485-9231 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Portage

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • CAP Services
    (715) 343-7500 or (800) 472-3377 Assistance for low-income individuals and victims of domestic abuse and sexual violence.
  • Family Law Information Center
    (715) 344-3677 The Family Law Information Center (FLIC) assists litigants with family law issues who are unrepresented by legal counsel. The FLIC is staffed by community volunteers who are trained to help pro se litigants with court forms and legal process.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Justiceworks, Ltd.
    (715) 344-3677
    Works with offenders, victims of crime, and communities. Provides family law information, criminal case mediation, and community/justice department coordination.
  • Portage County Legal Aid Society
    (715) 343-7100
    CAP Services; 1608 W. River Drive; Stevens Point WI 54481
  • Portage County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 346-1301 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Price

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (866) 663-3607
  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Price County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 339-3095 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.
  • Stepping Stones, Inc.
    (715) 748-3795 Assists individuals in obtaining temporary restraining orders (TRO)/injunctions in domestic abuse cases, and provides information and referral services.

Racine

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (866) 219-1043
    Benefits, long term care, senior services, prevention and wellness information and activities.
  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Family Service and Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Racine
    (262) 634-2391
  • Kenosha and Racine Foreclosure Mediation Program
    (262) 653-2592 Assists homeowners/borrowers whose 1, 2, 3 or 4-family owner-occupied residential property is the subject of a mortgage foreclosure action.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 242-5840 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Nonprofit Legal Services of SE Wisconsin, Inc.
    (414) 435-0636
    (877) 619-8944
    Sliding fee scale based on income. Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, Racine, Kenosha, and Walworth County courts.
  • Racine County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (262) 636-3858 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases. Early response program is available.

Richland

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin
    (800) 878-6267 Provides legal consultation and information to people affected by HIV and AIDS in southern Wisconsin, including Richland County.
  • Court & Community, Inc
    (608) 647-5981 ext. 2 Provides a free "advice-only" legal clinic and programs on juvenile community service placements and small claims mediation.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    800-873-0927 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters.

Rock

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin
    (800) 878-6267 Provides legal consultation and information to people affected by HIV and AIDS in southern Wisconsin, including Rock County.
  • CASA of Rock County
    Provide court-based advocacy for children who are under court jurisdiction due to of abuse or neglect.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 362-3904 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Legal Assistance; Pro Se Inc
    (608) 757-2922
    Provides information on preparing/filing forms and representing yourself in family court actions.
  • Mediation & Family Court Services
  • Rock County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (608) 757-5569 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Rusk

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (715) 532-2108 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Northern Wisconsin Legal Advice Project
    Website providing brief legal advice to low-income residents of the 10th Judicial District.
  • Rusk County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 532-2159 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases

St. Croix

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Foreclosure Mediation Program
    Assists homeowners facing a mortgage foreclosure action in St. Croix County. Mediation is a confidential and voluntary process where you and the lender seeking to foreclose on your home may discuss ways to resolve your foreclosure case, including reinstatement of the loan and possible modification of the loan terms.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Northern Wisconsin Legal Advice Project
    Website providing brief legal advice to low-income residents of the 10th Judicial District.
  • Small Claims Mediation
    (715) 386-4636
  • St. Croix County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 386-4666 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases
  • St. Croix Valley Bar Free Legal Clinic
    (715) 246-3800
    Attorneys on hand to meet with individuals for approximately 10 minutes to provide general information in the following areas of law: employment law, family law, landlord/tenant and small claims, criminal/traffic, estate planning/elder law/probate, real estate, business law, and debtor/creditor.
  • St. Croix Valley Child Support Litigation Assistance Program
    (715) 381-1273 Provides legal information and assistance on issues involving child support. Services are available usually every other Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the St. Croix County Government Center in the Court Commissioner's office.
  • Turningpoint
    (715) 425-6751 Offers legal advocacy to victims of domestic and sexual abuse who are seeking legal support or assistance.

Sauk

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin
    (800) 878-6267 Provides legal consultation and information to people affected by HIV and AIDS in southern Wisconsin, including Sauk County.
  • Hope House
    (608) 356-9123
    Volunteers assist individuals in obtaining temporary restraining orders and injunctions, preparation for pro se family law cases, and navigating the criminal justice system.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 362-3904 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Sauk County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (608) 355-4357 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Sawyer

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (866) 663-3607
  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (715) 634-4886 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Northern Wisconsin Legal Advice Project
    Website providing brief legal advice to low-income residents of the 10th Judicial District.

Shawano

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (855) 492-2372
  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Shawano County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 526-4608 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Sheboygan

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Foreclosure Mediation Program
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (920) 459-3063 or (920) 459-3094 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1128
    Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters. Only homelessness prevention cases are taken in Waupaca County.
  • Salvation Army Legal Clinic
    Legal consultations are available at The Salvation Army every second and fourth Thursday of each month from 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Sheboygan County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (920) 459-0380 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases

Taylor

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (715) 748-1435 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Legal Advocate Program
    (715) 748-3795
    Assist individuals in obtaining TRO/Injunctions in domestic abuse cases, and provide information and referral services.
  • Stepping Stones, Inc
    (715) 748-3795 Assists individuals in obtaining temporary restraining orders (TRO)/injunctions in domestic abuse cases, and provide information and referral services.
  • Taylor County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 748-1450 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Trempealeau

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (715) 538-2311 Ext. 240 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    800-873-0927 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters.
  • Trempealeau County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 538-2311 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Vernon

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (800) 500-3910
  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • CASA for Kids
    (608) 781-2783
    Provide court-based advocacy for children who are under court jurisdiction due to of abuse or neglect.
  • Center Point Counseling
    (608) 638-7420 Provides mediation services for family law cases.
  • Domestic Abuse Project – Family & Children’s Center
    (608) 637-7052 Provides a trained, experienced advocate for individuals experiencing domestic violence
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (608) 637-5340 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    800-873-0927 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters.
  • Vernon County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (608) 637-5357 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Vilas

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Lac Du Flambeau Domestic Abuse Program
    (715) 588-7660
    Assist individuals in obtaining TRO/Injunctions in domestic abuse cases, and attend court proceedings with victims.
  • Tri-County Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault, Inc.
    (800) 236-1222 or (715) 362-6841 Provides shelter, crisis intervention, and support services for victims of domestic abuse and sexual abuse and their families.
  • Tri-County Foreclosure Mediation Program
    (715) 369-6240 Assists homeowners facing a mortgage foreclosure action in Forest, Vilas, and Oneida Counties. Mediation is a confidential and voluntary process where the homeowner and the lender seeking to foreclose may discuss ways to resolve the foreclosure case, including reinstatement of the loan and modification of the loan terms.
  • Vilas County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 479-3614 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Walworth

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 242-5840 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Nonprofit Legal Services of SE Wisconsin, Inc.
    (414) 435-0636
    (877) 619-8944
    Sliding fee scale based on income. Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, Racine, Kenosha, and Walworth County courts.
  • Walworth County Mortgage Foreclosure Program
    (262) 741-7012 Assists homeowners/borrowers whose 1, 2, 3 or 4-family owner-occupied residential property is the subject of a mortgage foreclosure action.
  • Walworth County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (262) 741-7198 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Washburn

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Northern Wisconsin Legal Advice Project
    Website providing brief legal advice to low-income residents of the 10th Judicial District.
  • Washburn County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 468-4675 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Washington

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Family Law Assistance Program
  • Friends of Abused Families, Inc.
    (262) 334-5598 Offers 24-hour crisis line, shelter, one-on-one supportive counseling, support groups, legal advocacy, information and referral, community education and awareness.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1128
    Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters. Only homelessness prevention cases are taken in Waupaca County.
  • Nonprofit Legal Services of SE Wisconsin, Inc.
    (414) 435-0636
    (877) 619-8944
    Sliding fee scale based on income. Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, Racine, Kenosha, and Walworth County courts.
  • Washington County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (262) 335-4475 A source of information and support for victims of adult and juvenile crime. A mediator and advocate for victims of crime in the criminal justice system.

Waukesha

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Coalition for Access to Legal Resources (CALR)
    Legal resources to low-income people in the Milwaukee area.
  • Foreclosure Mediation Program
  • Lawyer Referral and Information Service; Waukesha Co Bar Ass'n
    (262) 544-4016 Provides free over the phone referral service for anyone that has a legal question or is seeking to obtain legal counsel.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (888) 278-0633 Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters
  • Nonprofit Legal Services of SE Wisconsin, Inc.
    (414) 435-0636
    (877) 619-8944
    Sliding fee scale based on income. Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, Racine, Kenosha, and Walworth County courts.
  • Waukesha County Family Court Self-Help Center
    (262) 548-7544 The center provides a public access computer and materials for legal research purposes, copy services (for a fee), and family court staff who provide assistance with court forms, procedural information, referrals to community and legal resources.
  • Waukesha County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (262) 548-7071 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases. Mobile victim assistance program available.

Waupaca

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • CAP Services
    (715) 256-1136 or (800) 472-3377 Assistance for low-income individuals and victims of domestic abuse and sexual violence.
  • Foreclosure Mediation Program
    Assists homeowners facing a mortgage foreclosure action in Waupaca County. Mediation is a confidential and voluntary process where you and the lender seeking to foreclose on your home may discuss ways to resolve your foreclosure case, including reinstatement of the loan and possible modification of the loan terms.
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1128
    Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters. Only homelessness prevention cases are taken in Waupaca County.
  • Northern Wisconsin Legal Advice Project
    Northern Wisconsin Legal Advice Project is a special service of Wisconsin Judicare, Inc., for eligible clients who have legal questions which can be addressed through Internet legal advice.
  • Waupaca County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 258-6445 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Waushara

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (877) 883-5378.
  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • CAP Services
    (920) 787-3949 or (800) 472-3377 Assistance for low-income individuals and victims of domestic abuse and sexual violence.
  • Foreclosure Mediation Program
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1128
    Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters. Only homelessness prevention cases are taken in Waupaca County.
  • Waushara County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (920) 787-0410 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.

Winnebago

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Christine Ann Domestic Abuse Services
    (800) 261-5998, (920) 235-5998
    Assist individuals in preparing and obtaining TRO/Injunctions, prepare individuals for court proceedings and testimony and attend court hearing with victims.
  • Conflict Resolution Center
    (920) 236-4711
    Can help mediate disputes involving small claims, neighbor problems, domestic problems, juvenile disputes, consumer/merchant issues, worksite problems, and personal or business relationship disputes.
  • Family Court Services
    (920) 236-4762 Family Court Services provides mediation services for parents who have disputes concerning child custody and placement issues. Referrals from the Family Court and mediation services are available to all parents who have a Winnebago County Family Court order, as the result of a divorce action or a paternity action.
  • Foreclosure Mediation
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (920) 236-4848 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Legal Action of Wisconsin
    (800) 236-1128
    Provides civil legal services for WI low-income persons. Assists people with legal issues involving family law, housing matters, public benefits, and consumer matters. Only homelessness prevention cases are taken in Waupaca County.
  • Legal Assistance Clinic
  • Winnebago Conflict Resolution Center
    Mediation and conflict resolution.
  • Winnebago County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (920) 236-4977 Provides information to victims about their rights and how to exercise their rights and about services.

Wood

Legal Assistance Organizations

  • Aging and Disability Resource Center
    (888) 486-9545
  • Aging and Disability Resource Center Directory
  • Judicare
    (800) 472-1638
    Legal assistance for low-income individuals. Handles cases involving bankruptcy, social security and SSI, family law, health, housing, income maintenance, wills, and Indian law.
  • Language Assistance Program, Clerk of Circuit Court
    (715) 421-8520 The Language Assistance Plan serves to help ensure access to court services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP). It also covers interpreter services to deaf and hard of hearing persons.
  • Wood County Victim/Witness Assistance Program
    (715) 421-8580 Provides assistance, support and notification services to crime victims and witnesses in exercising their rights throughout the prosecution of criminal and juvenile cases.