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NY Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG)


NY Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG)’s services include comprehensive, free civil legal services, impact litigation, and policy advocacy.

The Disability Advocacy Project (DAP) works to ensure that eligible people with disabilities receive benefits under the Social Security Disability Program (SSD) and the Supplemental Security Income Program (SSI). DAP provides free legal advice and representation when SSDI or SSI disability benefits are wrongfully denied or terminated. Call 212-613-5024. 

Parents of children with disabilities often need help negotiating the legal complexities of the special education system. To ensure that children with disabilities receive opportunities to learn and grow, NYLAG’s Special Education Unit (SEU) offers consultation and representation to low-income families on a variety of educational issues. Call 212.613.5000.